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Aging and Teeth

Aging is inevitable, and the changes that come with the years will affect almost all the different parts of our bodies, including the teeth and gums. Most of us tie dentures to the elderly. But dental issues and treatments for those past middle…
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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…
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Are Veneers Right For You?

Porcelain veneers are a great way to fix a stained or otherwise damaged smile and they’re not just for movie stars—people all over the Salt Lake City area are getting porcelain veneers to makeover their smile. They can give you the attractive,…
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…
Dental Implants Riverton Utah
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Should I Get Dental Implants?

According to the American Academy of Periodontology, a dental implant is an artificial tooth root inserted into the jaw to hold a false tooth. Dental implants are an excellent option for those afflicted with certain conditions. If the tooth…
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Dental Implants for Molars

Modern dentistry provides reliable remedies for knocked-out or otherwise missing teeth. Dental implants are a permanent option for a confident smile, but for molars, dental implants are a somewhat complicated affair. The top and bottom parts…
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Digital X-rays vs. Traditional X-rays

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…
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Dr. Maio's Television Debut

Dr. Joe Maio appeared on ABC’s “Good Things Utah” a couple weeks ago and had the opportunity to explain a bit about laser dentistry. As we've discussed in previous blog articles, dental laser technology is a relatively new advancement…