Things to Consider When Selecting an Antiseptic Mouthwash

It is easy to come away from many advertisements or commercials for antiseptic mouthwash thinking that rinsing alone is just as effective as flossing when it comes to cleaning between teeth. Your dentist, Dr. Keith Dodge wants you to know that flossing is the more effective method of cleaning away plaque and food particles from… Read more »

A Tooth Lost from a Severe Fracture Might Need a Bridge Restoration

A hard blow to the face or other significant oral trauma has the potential to cause serious damage to a tooth. If a tooth suffers from pain and heightened sensitivity, Dr. Keith Dodge might be able to restore the tooth with a root canal performed at his Orem, Utah, clinic. Unfortunately, a tooth that has… Read more »

Dental Sealants: What You Should Know

Are you interested in a few simple things you can do to keep your little one’s teeth healthy and strong? Do you ever wonder about other things could do to improve your own oral health? Luckily, there are several things you could consider doing, such as having dental sealants placed. Of course, if you or… Read more »

Helping Your Child Avoid Tooth Decay

Do you ever wonder what you might be able to do to keep your teeth healthy and strong? You probably know that it’s important for you to brush and floss your teeth. You may also know that it’s important for you to visit your dentist regularly. However, did you know that there are a few… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Treatment Options

If you are looking to enhance your smile with teeth whitening products, there are plenty of options available to you. Some can be dangerous so it is important to learn which treatment options work best, and which ones to avoid. Not all teeth whitening treatments are the same, so it is important to the know… Read more »

Save Your Smile by Preventing Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition that is also called xerostomia. This condition can be considered as a symptom of a medical disorder or a side effect of medications like antihistamines, decongestants, painkillers, diuretics, and more. Dry mouth results from inadequate saliva flow in the mouth and it can cause many problems. Some problems include the… Read more »