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    The Hidden Health Risk in your Gums

    Important information from your Utah dentists. For such a small part of the body, the mouth requires lots of attention and care. In addition to twice daily flossing and brushing, teeth require regular professional cleaning and inspection. Many people choose to have correction of tooth …

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    The Importance of Dental Visits

    Oral health is very important. If oral health is neglected, it can cause serious problems, and even have implications for total body health. Thus, regular dental visits are critical. The American Dental Association recommends a dental visit every six months for optimal maintenance of teeth …

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    Getting a Filling

    Most everyone has had the unpleasant experience of cavities, and the most common remedy is a filling. But what is a filling and how do they work? And more importantly, how much does a filling cost? First, let’s talk about how your Utah dentist decides …

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    Preparing For a Trip to the Dentist’s Office

    The prospect of a trip to the dentist’s office can be terrifying for some. So terrifying, in fact, that some people just don’t even go, leaving their oral health in jeopardy, which can lead to the need for more serious dental help later on in …

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    Gum Disease

    Did you know that about 80% of adults get gum disease at some point in their lives? Though these numbers are pretty overwhelming, by knowing the causes, treatments, and warning signs of gum disease, you can prevent the damaging effects of gum disease and keep …

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    Digital X-rays vs. Traditional X-rays

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    Dental x-rays are needed when you are added as a new patient and ongoing every 6-18 months, depending on your particular needs. X-rays help us find hidden dental decay, impacted teeth, show bone loss, cysts, abscesses and more. At Apex Dental we use digital X-rays, …

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    Periodontal Disease: Why You Should Care

    Periodontal (gum) diseases, including gingivitis and periodontitis, are serious infections that, left untreated, can lead to tooth loss. The word periodontal literally means “around the tooth.” Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gums and bone supporting the teeth. It can affect …

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    Top 10 Reasons to Schedule a Dental Cleaning

    Good oral hygiene is important, not only for looks, but for general health as well. Poor oral hygiene can lead to a variety of dental and medical problems such as gum disease, infection, bone loss, heart disease, strokes and more. The following are ten important …

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    Dental Hygiene Secrets: Addressing Dental Anxiety

    Dental anxiety might not be a topic directly related to dental hygiene, but it’s such a common concern for patients of all ages that I thought it would be a good idea to share with you a few solutions you may be unaware of.Perhaps there …

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