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 »

Join Us for Freedom Day USA!

Our troops make extreme sacrifices for our country every day while in foreign lands. What is sometimes forgotten is how the families left behind also aid our country. They sacrifice so much while their soldier is away and carry a huge burden to support that soldier. They worry about the... Read more »

Understanding Jaw Pain and TMD

If you suffer from frequent headaches or jaw pain, then it’s time to see a professional. This could be a sign you suffer from TMD, which is also known as TMJ. Here at Gentle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics in Cedar City, Utah, our team is dedicated to your oral health,... Read more »

Information About Dental Health Treatments While Pregnant

Dentistry can change depending on various lifestyle changes, including pregnancy. Oral hygiene and oral health care are often overlooked while an individual is pregnant, but it is still highly important to continue your daily oral health care routines. Pregnancy is linked to an increase in risk for numerous oral health... Read more »

General Information about Oral Emergencies

Keep your teeth safe from oral accidents and injuries by preparing for them. Accidents occur randomly, so make sure you are prepared for any oral emergencies that may come your way. Implementing safe and effective hazard prevention plans may save your smile should an oral emergency ever arise. If you... Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Oral Cancer Screenings

Given the significance of oral cancer and the importance of spotting the disease quickly, schedule oral cancer screenings frequently. Each year in America, tens of thousands of individuals are detected with the disease, and as with other cancers, an early discovery is often crucial to ensure a chance at a... Read more »

The Balance Between Prescriptions and Oral Health

Many Americans are using some kind of medication or prescription drug. This can vary depending on a person’s age, sex, health and physical condition. However, these have an interference on your dental health care that is often ignored. You may wonder why your dentist needs to know about your birth... Read more »

Tobacco Cessation Will Help Prevent Dental Stains from Developing on Your Teeth

Dental stains that appear on the teeth in your smile can affect your self-esteem and leave you feeling socially awkward. They can be caused by several different things such as aging, dark beverages, and frequently consuming dark beverages. At the same time tobacco use can also be a potent source... Read more »

A Whitening Consultation from a Dentist Can Help Determine the Best Method for Removing Dental Stains

Dental stains often start out as a mild discoloration on the surfaces of your teeth. As time goes on, these stains can gradually start to penetrate deeper into the microscopic pores in your tooth enamel. This can leave you with an increasingly stained smile. In a situation like this, you... Read more »

Welcome Our Newest Dentist & Discover the Benefits of Dental Bonding for Your Smile

Gentle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics is thrilled to welcome Dr. Trevor White to our team. A graduate of the University of Southern California Dental School, Dr. White is both highly skilled and experienced. He is excited to treat you and your family like he would his own. Dr. White has said,... Read more »