Root Canal vs Dental Implant

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In this post from Aspen Dental of Cache Valley, we are going to talk about root canals, tooth extraction, and dental implants. When a tooth’s nerve and pulp becomes infected, we make a judgment call: whether to try saving the tooth with root canal therapy, or extracting it. Sometimes patients think an extraction is the…

Why a Water Flosser Might be a Good Idea

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Water flossers have been around for more than fifty years, and there have been at least that many studies on their effectiveness. At Aspen Dental of Cache Valley we’re using this space to present what is known about water flossers, and whether they’re better than ordinary string floss in preventing tooth decay other issues. Dental…

Are Childhood Cavities Inevitable?

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While it’s true that children will eventually lose their baby teeth, that doesn’t mean you can neglect their dental health. Cavities in baby teeth are not inevitable, and parents should instill good dental care habits in their children. That includes understanding the importance of checkups at Aspen Dental of Cache Valley. Dental care should begin…

How To Make Brushing Your Teeth A Habit

How To Make Brushing Your Teeth A Habit

Brushing and flossing your teeth twice a day is one of the best things you can do to maintain good dental health. You’ve probably heard us say that more than once, at Aspen Dental of Cache Valley. Not many patients like to admit it, but studies show that some people have a hard time working…