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 mouth guard can prevent orthodontic and tooth damage. Receiving braces... 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 treatments to improve the appearance of your teeth. To help... read more »

Orthodontics: How to Have a Good Spring Break With Your Braces

Do you want a spring break full of fun times with family and friends? If so, then you most likely want to avoid orthodontic issues with your braces. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful, you can damage your braces and suffer the consequences. This can put a damper on your spring break. But, our orthodontist, Dr. Matthew Ghiz, is happy to... read more »

The Flossing Quiz

If you think you know all there is to know about flossing, then our dentists encourage you to take our flossing quiz. The more you know about flossing, the better chance you have of performing a top-of-the-line flossing technique. So, find out if you really do know all there is to know about flossing by taking this fun flossing quiz.... read more »

Keeping Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape During Softball Season

Whether you believe it or not, your smile could be in danger this softball season. In fact, you could increase your chances of having dental issues as you sit in the dugout, swing the bat and catch softballs. Our dentists, Dr. Destiny Rockwood and associates, cares for your smile and oral health, which is why he encourages you to care... read more »

Tooth Erosion Prevention For Your Smile

Tooth erosion no fun! It can be painful, lead to lasting damage, and can even lead to tooth failure. Follow these steps to prevent cavities in your smile!   Brush Your Teeth: Brush your teeth for 2 minutes, twice a day. Use a very soft-bristled toothbrush, to prevent damage to your gum tissue, as well as prevent scratches to your... read more »

Tips for Properly Cleaning Your Smile Every Morning and Night

It’s very important to keep up on oral hygiene, especially because oral hygiene can help you have the strong and healthy smile you deserve. However, your oral hygiene routine won’t be as effective as you need it to be if you don’t do the proper things. So, our dentist, Dr. Destiny Rockwood, is happy to help you have a top-notch... read more »

Strong Tooth Enamel Contributes to Healthy Teeth

Tooth enamel plays a critical role in the basic function of your teeth. Not only does it make your teeth hard enough to handle biting and chewing food, it also protects the sensitive dentin, pulp, and other core structures within the tooth. If you struggle to brush your teeth twice each day, or you forget to floss at least once... read more »

Important Dental Insight on Halitosis Prevention

  Be aware that bad breath can arise at any time. Bad breath is often a sign of a serious oral ailment, or it can also be something as simple as the food you're eating. In some cases, plaque buildup in your mouth can contain bacteria that produce the foul odors or bad breath could be the sign of a... read more »

When to Restore Your Tooth With a Dental Crown

If you’re interested in knowing if a dental crown restoration is right for you and your smile, then our dentist, Dr. Destiny Rockwood, is more than happy to help you. Fortunately, dental crowns can be beneficial in many situations. Those situations are: -When you need to protect a weak tooth -When you have a broken or worn-down tooth -When you... read more »