Which Comes First?

It’s a little bit like the chicken-or-egg question: which should you do first, brush your teeth, or floss them? The answer depends on who you ask. At The Sugar House Dentist in Salt Lake City, we think the important thing is that you do both. Some dentists will tell you it’s better to floss first.…

5 Cavity Basics

Salt Lake City Cosmetic Dentist

The desire to prevent cavities is one of the main reasons people visit the dentist. In this post, the team at The Sugar House Dentist in Salt Lake City highlights five things you need to know about cavities. 1. Cavities are also called caries or tooth decay. When a tooth is permanently damaged in the…

Saliva And Dental Health

Saliva And Salt Lake City

In this blog post from The Sugar House Dentist in Salt Lake City, we discuss the importance of your saliva. Though most people may think it’s gross, saliva is vital for dental health as well as digestion. It is mostly water, but a small portion of it is made up of enzymes, antibacterial substances, mucus, and…

Been A While Since You Had Your Teeth Cleaned?

Salt Lake City Tooth Whitening

Welcome to The Sugar House Dentist blog. We provide comprehensive  dentistry for patients in Salt Lake City and surrounding communities. Our friendly team exceeds our patients’ expectations. At The Sugar House Dentist, we understand the value of a healthy and beautiful smile. With all of that prodding, poking and scraping, a lot of people dread…