Supplement Your Oral Health Care Routine with Sugarless Gum

Although brushing and flossing should be the mainstays of all successful oral health care routines. Your options do not have to be so limited. In truth, you can supplement your oral health care routine with products such as sugarless gum and mouthwash. Sugarless gum may not seem like a true mouth cleaner, although it does… Read more »

Oral Cancer Screenings Are Important Tasks Everybody Should Take

Oral cancer screenings are important tasks everybody should take. In the USA, over 40,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer every year. If you begin to notice anything unusual in your oral health, get a checkup or cancer screening immediately, as the sooner cancer is detected the more likely you are to recover. Listed… Read more »

What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal disease, often referred to as gum disease, is a serious disease often found in individuals with poor dental health. The disease can do serious harm to your mouth and overall health if left untreated, so it is important to seek out the appropriate dental care to diagnose, and/or treat the disease if it is… Read more »

Oral Hygiene Tips for Pregnant Women Who Want Strong and Healthy Teeth and Gums

If you’re pregnant, your smile might be in danger, which is inconvenient, right? The last thing you want to worry about is your smile while you’re growing a bun in your oven. Unfortunately, pregnancy can take a toll on your smile. However, there are things you can do to keep your smile and oral health… Read more »

How Can I Keep My Toothbrush in Tip-Top Shape?

Your toothbrush is a handy tool that can help you scrub and clean your smile every morning and every night—even more often if you desire. However, it will only perform a top-notch cleaning job if it’s in good condition. This is why it’s important to take good care of your toothbrush. To help you do… Read more »

Identifying Symptoms of Oral or Pharyngeal Cancer Improves Treatment Options

Since the average age of detection is 62, some people disregard oral and pharyngeal cancer as a disease reserved for the elderly. However, increased risk factors, like tobacco use, alcohol consumption and a family history of oral and pharyngeal cancer, can increase your chances of development at an earlier age. Identifying symptoms and early diagnosis… Read more »

Tips on Brushing Your Smile

Oral care is essential for good oral health. To protect your teeth and gums from tooth decay and gum disease, you will want to take the time to clean your mouth every day. At Lexington Heights Dental, we have some tips to share with our patients in Cedar Hills, Utah, and the neighboring communities, on… Read more »

A Tooth Missing from Your Smile Can Be Replaced by a Porcelain Dental Implant

The teeth in your smile help bite the foods you eat. At the same time, their cosmetic appeal can also have a significant impact on your self-esteem. If you’ve lost a tooth in your smile, your dentist, Dr. John Lohner, might recommend a dental implant with a porcelain dental crown to replace its presence, function… Read more »

Healthy Oral Care Habits for Kids

If you’re raising a child, you want to do whatever you can to help your little one stay healthy and strong. Learning good habits can help your child stay healthy, but did you know that your child’s oral health can also affect the health of their body? Poor dental hygiene can have a negative impact… Read more »

Full Mouth Reconstruction Can Help Your Teeth

Have you avoided going to your dentist for some time? Do you have chipped, cracked, or broken teeth? Are you worried about the health of your smile? If you are, or if you need extensive work, you may need to consider a full mouth reconstruction. Full mouth reconstruction can be useful for addressing a wide… Read more »