LET’S MAKE IT THREE YEARS IN A ROW!!!   Springville Dentistry is pleased to announce that we’ve been voted one of the Best Dentists in Utah Valley by Utah Valley Magazine in their May/June edition. See the list of Utah Valley best doctors.   See magazine page 48: Click Here!

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When it comes to mouthwash, many people think it only gets rid of bad breath. In reality, many types of mouthwash do much more than that, such as helping protect against gum disease. But, how do you know if a particular mouthwash is right for you? For starters, make sure it has a seal of…

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If your canines remind people of Count Dracula, that can be a good thing… during Halloween, anyway. Other times? Not so much. Known as hypererupted or impacted canines, this fairly rare condition is when the upper side teeth either stick out too far or sit higher than your other teeth. It can be pretty embarrassing,…

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The vast majority of people today have at least one of their wisdom teeth removed. This is usually because wisdom teeth are impacted — trapped in your jaw or under your gums — or there is tooth decay, gum disease or a threat to neighboring teeth. Whatever the reason, it’s important to think about what…

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September and October are among the most popular months for weddings, according to TheKnot.com. With weddings come traveling, eating, drinking, social interactions, and a plethora of pictures. If you’re missing most or all of your teeth and are planning on attending a wedding soon, this can be problematic. While dentures are an adequate solution for…

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When wisdom teeth cause problems, or X-rays show they might down the line, they need to come out. Other good reasons to take them out include: 1. Damage to other teeth: That extra set of molars can push your other teeth around, causing mouth pain and bite problems. 2. Jaw damage: Cysts can form around…

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April may start of off with a day about fooling people, but it’s also a month with a focus on a serious matter: facial protection. Athletes and parents of athletes are at the highest risk of facial and dental injuries. While spring sports kick into gear, protect your child’s face, jaw, teeth and lips with…

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So you’ve been thinking about getting your wisdom teeth removed and already know a bit about how wisdom teeth are removed. But what about recovery after wisdom teeth surgery?  If you don’t take the proper steps to promote healing, it could lengthen the recovery time and cause unwanted pain. Springville Dentistry will give you some…

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During your dental visits at Springville Dentistry, dentists will evaluate if your teeth are properly positioned or if a wisdom tooth extraction is needed. Since wisdom teeth come in between the ages of 17 and 25, it’s important to visit us during this time to evaluate whether they’re impacted and if there is a need for…

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When it comes to missing teeth, one of the biggest disadvantages is something you might not even think about. Nutrition is one of the most major areas affected by missing teeth, and not replacing them can lead to poor digestion, missing nutrients and even obesity. Have you thought about biting into an apple with a…

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