National Children's Hygiene Month

One of the most common misconceptions that occur in the dental chair is that of blaming problematic teeth on genetics. Surprisingly, genetics is one of the LEAST common denominators of problematic teeth. While genetics can have an effect on…
Pediatric Dentist Salt Lake City
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What Parents Need to Know About Pediatric Dentistry

Most kids aren’t too excited about going to the dentist. As family and pediatric dentists, we understand that coming into the dentist’s office for a cleaning or to get a cavity filled can be hard for kids. We do our best to make the experience…
Murray Dentist
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Dental Health and Pregnancy

Did you know that a baby’s teeth begin to develop while still in the womb? It’s true. At some point between the third and sixth months of pregnancy, a baby’s teeth start to develop. They won’t protrude through the gums until later, but…
Riverton Dentist
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How Food Influences Oral Health

Correct dietary habits have an enormous influence on physical health, and this includes oral health. Among other things, good nutrition is effective at preventing the development of cavities. A cavity is formed when tooth decay is allowed to…
West Jordan Dentist
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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…
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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…
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6 Ways to Get Kids To Brush Their Teeth

In the eyes of a child, brushing teeth generally falls low on the priority list. They are more worried about kick ball and Barbies than cavities. But by the age of five, about half of children have cavities. In America, oral disease causes kids to…