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Why Should You Brush Baby Teeth?

Why Should You Brush Baby Teeth?

When your baby gets his or her first tooth, they usually let you know it loud and clear. From drooling and thumb-sucking to crying out in pain, your baby goes through a bit of grief to get those first few chompers. And while baby teeth are an important tool for eating...
When Was Dental Floss Invented?

When Was Dental Floss Invented?

In addition to brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing is a critical part of good dental hygiene. Flossing allows you to break up plaque and tiny food debris from hard to reach places between your teeth. But when was floss invented? And why?  Prehistoric Era...

How Is a Dental Tooth Bridge Done in Salt Lake City?

If you are missing one or more teeth, your dentist can bridge the gap using a dental bridge. This procedure offers many benefits and can give you more confidence by improving the aesthetics of your smile. A tooth bridge can also enhance the comfort of your bite, as...
Signs of Periodontal Disease

Signs of Periodontal Disease

It is estimated that 50 percent of American adults aged 30 and over suffer from periodontal disease. Unfortunately, too many people don’t know the signs of periodontal disease. This is a dangerous situation to be in as gum disease is a chronic condition that can...
Avoid These 5 Bad Foods for Teeth

Avoid These 5 Bad Foods for Teeth

We all know that eating junk food can have a negative effect on our health, but did you know there are certain foods that can also hurt your teeth? At South Temple Dental, we strive to educate patients so they can have the best possible oral hygiene, and that’s why...

What Are Dental Implants and Do I Need Them?

Three of the most prevalent causes of missing teeth are tooth decay, periodontal (gum) disease, and injury. The cosmetic implications are evident, but there are many other issues that can arise when one or more teeth are missing. Shifting teeth, speech issues, and...