Talking With Your Dentist About Your Medical Issues

You might think that your dentist is only concerned about your mouth and teeth. While dentists do treat your teeth, mouth and gums, you may be surprised how closely your oral health is linked with your overall health. While you might tell your dentist about issues with your mouth, letting him know about any medications… Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Dentures?

Are you aware of the advantages of dentures? Not only can they give you back the functionality of your teeth, but they can also improve your self-esteem. Dentures come in an assortment of styles, including partial dentures, which are used to fill in gaps left behind by a few missing teeth, or complete dentures, which… Read more »

Oral Health Essentials: Oral Emergencies

If your mouth requires direct attention due to an oral accident, it is important to stay calm and do what you can until the necessary help can be applied. As will all oral accidents, do not be hasty, as a safe and effective treatment is much more beneficial. On occasion with oral accidents, previous tooth… Read more »

Recovering from Wisdom Tooth Extraction Requires Time and Basic Care

Wisdom tooth extraction is often a sound measure to prevent discomfort, dental cysts, and damage to the roots of your rear molars. Dr. John Lohner can often remove these vestigial third molars in a single outpatient appointment. If he recommends full sedation, you will need to arrange for someone to drive you home. This is… Read more »

Oral Cancer Is a Threat

As you know, cancer in any place is a serious threat to your life. That is why it is important to understand it and address it as quickly as possible. Here at Lexington Heights Dental in Cedar Hills, Utah, we take your oral health very seriously, which is why we have provided this information for… Read more »

Children Deserve the Best Teething Care

Did you know that when children begin to show signs of teeth growing in their mouth, the process of teeth erupting above the gum tissue can be painful? Fortunately, it is a well-known condition called teething and can be treated with a variety of treatments. Here are some things you should know about teething: – The… Read more »

Prepare Your Smile for a Spectacular Summer with Optimum Oral Health

Prepare your smile for a spectacular summer with optimum oral health. There is truly no better way to swing into summer than with a sparkling smile that shines brightly. If your smile could use a little extra help, remember to continue practicing optimum oral health care habits. Listed below are some astonishing treatments that can… Read more »

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 »