Invisalign® Can Help Address Mild Alignment Problems

Misalignments with your teeth that went uncorrected in your adolescent years can gradually start to worsen. At the same time the bone structure of your mouth can gradually change to alter the alignment of multiple teeth. As time goes on it could leave you with an increasingly unattractive smile and... Read more »

A Distressed Dental Crown Needs a Dentist’s Attention

Our dentists, Dr. Sage White and Dr. Trevor White, may use a dental crown to cosmetically restore a tooth or treat a tooth that has been affected by a large cavity or dental fracture. Dental crowns can also be used to protect a tooth that has had a root canal.... Read more »

The Problem of a Periapical Abscess

When infectious bacteria attacks the pulp at the center of a tooth, and then spreads down to the roots making a balloon of pus at the tip, this is called a periapical abscess. This can occur when a cavity goes untreated, an injury to the tooth has occurred, or from... Read more »

How Does a Professional Dental Examination Benefit Me?

Our dentist, Dr. Sage White, would like to help you better understand why your dental checkups are vital for your oral health and smile. They are vital because they can benefit you in a myriad of ways. Today, they would like to explain how the exam portion of your appointments... Read more »

Missing Front Teeth Might Be Replaced with a Removable Partial Denture

Severe dental trauma that impacts the front of the mouth or chronic periodontal disease complications can sometimes result in the loss of multiple front teeth. Of course, these teeth play an important role in helping you bite off pieces of food, while also presenting their appearance in your smile, and... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Beautiful With Proper Denture Care

To help you enjoy a smile you are proud to show, Gentle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics provides custom dentures in Cedar City, Utah. After receiving your dentures, it’s imperative that you take excellent care of them to ensure they serve you well for many years. Follow these tips for denture... Read more »

Care for Your Smile by Learning About Halitosis Prevention

  Are you suffering from bad breath that repeatedly comes back in spite of using popular oral health treatments such as mouthwash? If so, it means that your bad breath may be linked to an underlying condition. Even though you may think that it's been caused by the foods you... Read more »

Diagnosing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

When you come into Gentle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics, Dr. Sage White will take care of making sure your dental health is on the right track. Each checkup we pencil in includes a baby bottle tooth decay appointment, so you can rest assured knowing that your child's pearly whites are... Read more »

All About the Different Types of Mouthwash

Are you having a hard time selecting the right mouthwash for your oral health and smile? If so, you’re not alone. Because there are many different types of mouthwash available, choosing a product can be overwhelming at times. To help you, our dentist, Dr. Sage White, would like to tell... Read more »

What is Sedation Dentistry?

For some people, a trip to the dentist can cause low level anxiety. Others may suffer from a dental phobia. Such feelings are not uncommon, but they should not keep you from your routine appointments, or having a problem treated. In cases of dental anxiety or fear, you should take... Read more »