When Are Root Canals Necessary?

Having a tooth that is severely decayed can make chewing a very painful experience. A tooth in this situation may have severely damaged enamel, making it impossible for it to be treated with a dental filling. A tooth in this condition could also have roots that have been damaged due... Read more »

Harmful Habits to Avoid for Your Smile

If you want to maintain a top-notch smile and oral health, then it’s important to take good care of your pearly whites and your gums. There are some harmful habits in the world today that can keep you from the strong and healthy smile you deserve, and those things are:... Read more »

Cracking a Tooth and How You Can Repair It

There are lots of ways for a person to crack a tooth. Physical activities such as boxing or MMA fighting can cause a crack to occur. More mundane things like grinding your teeth during your sleep or eating popcorn kernels can cause cracks as well. No matter how the cracks... Read more »

How a Root Canal Can Save a Diseased Tooth

Dr. Steven Braithwaite and our Elite Dental team in American Fork, Utah, are here for your smile. If you have a tooth that is causing you pain, you may require a root canal treatment. What does this mean? Well, inside the center of your tooth lies the tooth pulp. Tooth... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Elite Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »