Between-Meal Cleaning

At Jordan Landing Smiles, our dentist constantly reminds patients to brush and floss their teeth. And most of our patients take that advice to heart. But what are you supposed to do in the middle of the day? You’re out and about, and your usual stuff – that favorite toothpaste, the container of dental floss…

West Jordan Mouths And Stomatitis

West Jordan Mouths And Stomatitis

Ouch! The mouth is a bad place for injuries, sores, or inflammation. Even the smallest irritation can cause serious discomfort. If you’ve got a mouth sore, let us know about it at Jordan Landing Smiles. These non-specific irritations in the mouth have a name. They are called stomatitis. A good definition for stomatitis is the…

Accurate Dental Info

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People are more informed about dentistry than ever before, and it’s not surprising that much of their knowledge comes from the Internet. Proactive self-education can be beneficial for you and your family, especially if it helps with living a healthy lifestyle. But Jordan Landing Smiles cautions our friends and neighbors not to rely on dental…

Are You Flossing Out Of Fear?

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Most people know that flossing is an important part of dental health. (At Jordan Landing Smiles, the dentist keeps reminding you!) The value of this simple yet important exercise has been shown time and time again. Flossing offers a chance to remove bits and pieces that a toothbrush can’t reach. But, being afraid of the…

All About Toothpaste

At Jordan Landing Smiles in West Jordan, we want all of our patients to brush and floss their teeth at least twice a day. This very good habit is the single most important thing you can do to maintain your dental health. What kind of toothpaste should you use? We have no one-size-fits-all recommendation. One…

Find Time To Floss

One reason people give for not flossing their teeth is that it’s too difficult to fit into their day. If that sounds at all like you, here are some suggestions for when to fit this important dental health habit into your day. The dentist at Jordan Landing Smiles assures you that flossing, along with brushing,…

The Importance of Six Month Checkups

When you leave the Jordan Landing Smiles office after a cleaning and checkup, our front desk always makes sure to schedule your next appointment with us, six months down the road. Is that really necessary? Isn’t having the dentist look inside your mouth once a year enough? The short answer is: no. An unfortunate reality…