Avoid Dental Emergencies With These Tips

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Hi, I’m Dr. Jon Jenson. And I love my patients–but I would prefer to see less of them. That would mean their mouths are healthy! Here at Cascade Endodontics in Orem, I see a lot of dental emergencies, tooth pain, and gum disease. I am happy to be able to help my patients leave my…

The Painful Truth About Toothaches

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It’s a universal fact: Toothaches always get worse on Friday night right before the weekend. Waiting to care for a sore tooth may leave your Orem dentist saying things like, “I wish you had come to me sooner.” Even with all the various causes of mouth concerns, a toothache sends a simple, clear message: get…

What Is An Avulsed Tooth?

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At Cascade Endodontics, we treat all kinds of dental emergencies. One of these that we sometimes see is avulsed teeth. A tooth avulsion is probably something you aren’t familiar with – until it happens to you.

5 Quick Tips For Dental Emergencies

5 Quick Tips For Dental Emergencies

Knocked Out Tooth: Gently handle the tooth by the crown being carful to not disrupt the root of the missing tooth. If possible rinse tooth and put back in place. Never force to tooth into place. You may also hold in your mouth until you reach your dentist. If this is not possible place tooth in a cup of milk or water with a pinch of table salt. Saving a knocked out tooth has the highest chance if seen within 1 hour so act quickly but be careful to handle to tooth properly.

Orem, Dental Emergencies Can Be Avoided

Get Toothache Relief In Utah County

Our bodies are designed to respond to pain in order to help alert us of things we may be doing that are harmful.  If you were to place a hand on a hot pan, you would instantly pull it away because the resulting burn would cause pain you’d want to avoid.  Our teeth also react the…

Save Your Teeth, Save Your Life

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Did you know that replacing missing teeth and restoring good oral health could ultimately prevent much more significant health problems from arising? Gum disease is known to be the leading cause of tooth loss. According to a survey done by the American Dental Association and Colgate in 1996, U.S. dentists say gum disease is a…