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The Stages, Symptoms and Effects of Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as gingivitis, is caused by bacteria formed in plaque buildup on your teeth. This bacteria causes inflammation in the gums and can lead to more serious problems if not treated. Gum disease may occur at any age, but is most common in adults. See...

7 Tips for Healthy Teeth this Holiday Season

From Halloween to New Years, there’s no shortage of sweet treats and decadent dishes to enjoy during the holiday season. And while there’s no shame in enjoying the festivities, it’s possible that dental hygiene can fall by the wayside as a result. So to help you avoid...

Root Canals in Salt Lake City

  It’s a common misconception that any dental procedures, especially root canals, are painful and labor intensive. In reality, root canals in Salt Lake City are performed routinely and can be relatively quick and painless. With modern dental technology, there is...

Reasons You Should Invest in a Dental Night Guard

A dental night guard is a custom plastic mold fitted to your teeth to protect them from grinding or clenching together. The device is usually worn at night while sleeping. We at South Temple Dental recommend night guards to some Salt Lake City patients for a variety...

Why You Should Consider Getting Dental Veneers

Are you self-conscious about your smile? At South Temple Dental, we want everyone to be comfortable enough with their teeth to laugh and smile without thinking about how they look. For those unsatisfied with their teeth, one potential option is getting dental veneers....

The Worst Drinks for Your Teeth

We all have favorite drinks that we enjoy on a regular basis. These beverages often become a part of life. Whether you have a drink every once in a while as a reward, or you drink several every day, it is important to consider what types of drinks you enjoy. Some can...

The Most Economical Way to Replace Your Missing Teeth

Missing teeth can make us self-conscious. Whether a tooth is missing due to injury or decay, it seems like everyone notices. Getting the missing tooth or teeth repaired will address the issue and help restore confidence. It is also a matter of health, as bone density...

What Are The Best Methods for Teeth Whitening?

Noted dentist Jonathan B. Levine stated during his appearance on Dr. Oz, “from teenagers to baby boomers, everyone wants to have a whiter smile. Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and a flawlessly bright smile indicates health, vigor, and...