Persistent Dry Mouth?

The Jordan Landing Smiles - David B. Powell DDS Guide To Dry Mouth

Most of us experience dry mouth now and then. Some develop dry mouth in social situations or when they are under a lot of stress. Sporadic or infrequent dry mouth is usually not a serious trouble. Constant dry mouth is not only irritating, it can lead to health problems. If you cope with persistent dry…

Think A Missing Back Tooth Is No Big Deal?

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Most people are uncomfortable with a missing tooth in the front of their mouth. A gaping hole in a smile has negative connotations for adults in most social circles, which is one reason why dental implants from Jordan Landing Smiles in West Jordan are so popular. When someone loses a back tooth, on the other…

Preventing Tooth Decay

Preventing Tooth Decay in Utah

Tooth decay is one of the most pervasive issues we dentists face. At Jordan Landing Smiles in West Jordan, we help all our patients prevent cavities and maintain good dental health. Blame it on Bacteria Tooth decay is caused by bacteria. Bacteria live in your mouth and combine with plaque and acids to erode the…

Are You Getting Your Dose Of D?

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Most people know that vitamin D is important for healthy teeth and bones, but many of us fail to get adequate amounts. This article from Jordan Landing Smiles in West Jordan is a friendly reminder to our patients, especially expectant mothers, about the importance of vitamin D. Here is a sampling of vitamin D findings…