What Happens During a Teeth Cleaning?
Overview Tooth cleanings are dreaded by many people. It’s easy to understand their trepidation given the poking, unusual noises, and occasional jaw soreness. However, for most people, tooth cleaning is straightforward and painless. Knowing exactly what’s going on during the procedure might help you relax and appreciate the minty-fresh results even more. Contact us in […]
The Importance of Regular Check-Ups
People used to go to the doctor only when they were unwell or dying a generation earlier. As people grow more informed and concerned about their health, preventive health care is becoming more widespread. People are seeking medical guidance on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle ahead of time. They want to keep a healthy […]
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
Your child’s milk teeth are crucial, even if they are only short-term, and they are still prone to infections. Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, or Early Childhood Caries, is a term used to describe tooth decay in infants and toddlers. Contact us in Salt Lake City to know more. To chew food, speak, and smile attractively, […]
6 Reasons for Bad Breath (and 6 Solutions)
It is possible to have bad breath. You’re not the only one if you’ve ever had that not-so-fresh sensation on a date, during a job interview, or just socializing with people. According to research in Orem , 50 percent of the adult population have experienced bad breath, also known as halitosis, at some point in […]
How is periodontal disease associated with Diabetes?
Blog Highlights: Diabetes has been known to do a lot of damage in the mouth in the form of periodontal disease Periodontal disease or gum disease can result in tooth loss, or bone loss People who have diabetes, or those who have a family history of diabetes, need to know what periodontal disease is all […]
Is Chronic Bad Breath Curable?
Blog Highlights: As much as 50% of the U.S. population who are middle aged or older, suffer from bad breath There is also a lot of smokers who suffer from smoker’s breath The best way for you to get rid of bad breath is to let your dentist identify the root cause of the problem […]
Why Does Toothpaste Make Citrus Taste Awful?
Some morning pairs are just mean to be. Bacon and eggs. Toast and jam. Pancakes and syrup. Lucky Charms and Milk. A snowy morning and a comfy bed. Toothpaste and orange juice? Not even close. I made an error today, a horrible error. Shortly after brushing my teeth I took a big swig of 100% […]
Dental “Chain” Corporation Gets in Trouble
One rapidly growing trend in dentistry is the rise of dental “chain” practices (a.k.a. corporate dental offices, franchise dentist offices, or dental “mills”). By the term “chain,” I’m referring to practices that are owned and managed by a large corporation and staffed by employee dentists, assistants, and hygienists. Essentially they are franchise stores like most […]