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Pregnancy Gingivitis

Posted 1 year 11 months ago
gum disease, pregnancy, gingivitis Logan, Utah
      Moms or expecting moms, have you noticed your gums changing or bleeding when you brush? There is a reason for this and it’s more important than you think to visit your dentist for regular cleanings, and be very vigilant about your oral health while you are pregnant.       Hormonal changes during pregnancy can cause 40% of women to develop gingivitis...
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Plaque vs tartar

Posted 1 year 11 months ago
teeth cleaning Logan Utah, dental plaque, tartar
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PLAQUE AND TARTER?   Plaque is soft:  Everyone has bacteria in their mouth. Some strains of bacteria are good. However, some are bad and cause halitosis (bad breath), gingivitis, periodontal disease, and cavities. Throughout the day the bacteria in our mouth reproduce and build a slime layer to protect themselves and their colony. ...
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What are Sealants?

Posted 2 years 1 day ago
tooth sealant, Logan Utah sealant, decay prevention, oral health sealant
What are Sealants? They are a plastic coating that acts as a barrier, protecting enamel from plaque and acids to help prevent cavities.   Why get Sealants?   The chewing surface of your teeth are not smooth.  They have grooves and indention's where plaque and food particles can collect.  The bristles on your toothbrush cannot reach all the way down in the...
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Good Oral Health is Essential During Pregnancy
If you or someone you know is expecting, it's important to have regular dental visits! The hormonal changes that take place during pregnancy can result in oral changes that need attention.  The most common problem is gingivitis.  Gingivitis - - a build up of plaque that caused infection and inflammation of the gums -- should be treated with professional cleaning and proper home care...
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Our Patient Appreciation Paloosa

Posted 2 years 1 week ago
Our Patient Appreciation Paloosa
Second Time is the Charm!   We hope everyone who attended our re-scheduled party had as much fun as we did!  The weather was great for having 'Fun in the Sun'.  Here are some pictures from the party.
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