How Orthodontics Can Correct Your Bite Pattern

By now you are likely aware that keeping your teeth and gums free from tooth decay and gum disease should top your list of oral health priorities when it comes to maintaining your healthy smile. But did you know that a malocclusion is another common dental issue that often needs... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to... Read more »

How Can I Make Losing Baby Teeth Fun?

If you’re interested in making the process of losing baby teeth fun for your child, our dentist, Dr. Destiny Rockwood, is happy to hear it! The more fun you make it, the smoother the process will be for both you and your child. It can even help your child have... Read more »

InvisalignⓇ Can Be an Alternative to Braces

If you want to get your teeth into their proper alignment but are not thrilled by the idea of braces, you can see if InvisalignⓇ retainers will work for you. Invisalign can put your teeth in order like braces can, but they offer a few benefits on the side. Keeping... Read more »

Do You Need an Orthodontic Mouth Guard?

Many patients find that playing sports changes when they have braces because they are very conscious of the appliance in their mouths. Our team is here to help you enjoy the sports you love while protecting your braces and teeth. We invite you to learn more about how an orthodontic... Read more »

The Teeth-Whitening Treatment Options

Are you aware of your teeth-whitening treatment options? Do you know that whitening your teeth can be done in a simple procedure? Yes, it’s true! Beautiful, white teeth are achievable thanks to teeth-whitening treatments. Our dentist, Dr. Destiny Rockwood with Out Of This World Dentistry in Draper, Utah, offers teeth-whitening... Read more »