Test Your Knowledge About Dental Care by Taking This Quiz

Do you think you know all there is to know about dental care? If so, it’s time to know for sure. Our dentists would be happy to test your knowledge by providing a dental care quiz on this blog. The more you know about dental care, the better. In fact, it can help you better understand the treatments provided at... read more »

The Differences Between a Temporary and a Traditional Crown

Are you about to restore your smile with a dental crown? If so, you will be given two different types of crowns during your appointment: a temporary crown and a traditional crown. To help you know the differences about these two restorations, our dentist, Dr. Lucas Rudelich, is happy to give you a little more information about them. A temporary... read more »

Tips on How to Find the Whitening Kit That Works for You

Teeth whitening kits are great tools that can help you have the beautifully white smile you desire. Little did you know, each treatment is different, which means each treatment can affect your smile and oral health in different ways. So, it’s important to do your research so you can find the best whitening kit for you and your smile. Our... read more »

Tips on How to Treat a Broken Dental Crown

Do you have a broken or damaged dental crown in Taylorsville, Utah? If so, our dental team has some tips and information for you that can help you restore your crown, your tooth, and your smile. First, you need to reach for the phone, call Southwest Dental LLC at 801-685-3429 as soon as possible, and schedule an appointment. This is... read more »

Keep Your Chompers in Tip-Top Shape with Dental Sealants

What would you say if our Southwest Dental LLC dental team told you that there was a way of preventing cavities on your back teeth? Well, it's true, and that's by using dental sealants! Dental sealants are strong, reliable, wafer-thin shells that cover your teeth and keep harmful, cavity-causing bacteria away from your tooth enamel. Usually, children are encouraged to... read more »

How to Handle a Dental Emergency Involving a Child

Generally, people think baby teeth aren't necessary, which means that if a dental problem or emergency occurs, there’s not much to worry about. Little did they know, baby teeth serve many purposes, like guiding permanent teeth into place and more, and it's important to care for them as much as possible. So, if your child suffers an oral emergency, our... read more »