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 »

Denture Wearers with Sleep Apnea Might Find Relief from a Tongue Stabilizing Device

Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition, often resulting in breathing interruption and chronic snoring issues while sleeping. Not only does it affect sleep quality, but it can also have a serious negative impact on your quality of life. Fortunately, there are several treatment options available. The right one for you might vary depending on… Read more »

Getting Dental Implants to Replace Your Lost Tooth

If you’ve lost any of your teeth, whether it’s due to gum disease, an abscess, or other problems, you can replace those lost teeth with dental implants. These are quickly becoming one of the most popular methods for tooth restoration, which is why our team here at Lexington Heights Dental in Cedar Hills, Utah, is… Read more »

Your Diet and Oral Health

Eating right provides you with far more benefits than just looking good, fitting into your favorite dress, or getting to your optimal weight. A good diet will also make a positive impact on your oral health. Fruit and veggies stimulate saliva The more fruit and vegetables you eat, the more saliva your mouth will produce…. Read more »

You Can Have a Knocked-Out Tooth Fully Replaced by a Dental Implant

Having a tooth knocked out is almost always a traumatic experience. If the tooth was knocked out but it remains whole and alive, your dentist, Dr. John Lohner, might be able to implant it back into your gums. If any of it remains in the socket, he might need to extract the root. After your… Read more »

In Case of Dental Emergency

Even if you practice proper oral hygiene and visit our office often, accidents can happen. Knowing what to do in the case of a dental emergency can mean the difference between losing and saving a tooth. Knocked-Out Tooth If a permanent tooth gets knocked out, keep it moist. Try to place the tooth back into… Read more »

Don’t Let Tooth Sensitivity Stop Your Smile

If eating ice cream or sipping hot cocoa leaves you cringing in pain, you are not alone. Sudden, sharp tooth pain is one of the most common dental conditions we encounter at Lexington Heights Dental in Cedar Hills, Utah. How can eating your favorite food and beverages make your teeth hurt? Well, beneath your tooth enamel lie tiny tubes… Read more »

Will Contouring and Shaping Help Your Teeth?

Do you have overlapping teeth or crooked teeth? Similarly, do you have one or more cracked teeth? If you do—and even if you don’t—you probably understand that these types of imperfections can be embarrassing. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to address the flaws in your smile. Contouring, which is also known as… Read more »

Relieving Sleep Apnea Symptoms with a Mandibular Advancement Snore Guard

The National Sleep Foundation estimates that over 18 million adults experience poor quality sleep as a result of sleep apnea symptoms. Chronic snoring issues, and breathing interruptions are the two most common symptoms. Medical and oral health care technology has created several different treatment options to help people struggling with sleep apnea. It’s a good… Read more »

Installing a Crown to Restore a Fractured Tooth

Your tooth enamel is very durable and strong. However, it’s still not uncommon for an oral injury to fracture part of the enamel layer of a tooth. This is even more likely if you grind your teeth at night on a regular basis or if you play contact sports without wearing a quality mouthguard. If… Read more »