How to Help Your Little One With Their Thumbsucking

Do you ever think about your child’s thumb sucking habit? Do you ever wonder if there is something that you can do to help your kids stop sucking their thumbs? Similarly, do you ever ask yourself if you should make your child stop sucking their thumbs? Would it surprise you to learn many kids will… Read more »

Correct Flossing Technique

You probably understand that it’s important to brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes at a time if you’d like to keep your teeth healthy and strong. However, while it’s fairly easy to understand why you should brush, do you know why flossing is important? Similarly, have you heard why you should floss?… Read more »

The Facts About How Pregnancy Can Affect Your Oral Health

If you’re pregnant—especially if you’re pregnant for the first time—you may be both excited and nervous. You probably understand that there are several things you’ll need to do to get ready. You also know that your body will change to accommodate your little one, but did you know that your mouth will change as well?… Read more »

Some Thoughts on Fluoride

At The Dental Studio in Salt Lake City, Utah, Dr. David S. Peterson and our team value the quality of healthcare we provide our patients all year round. Because of the health risks involved with fluoride exposure, we want to share some thoughts about fluoride with our patients. Consider this, since 1997, the Food and Drug… Read more »

The Advantages of Dental Veneers

If you are looking for a cosmetic dental service that can conceal flaws and bring out a brighter shine to your smile, dental veneers are a great choice. The Dental Studio team looks forward to meeting all of your oral cosmetic needs. If you have a single unsightly tooth or even an entire set of… Read more »

Cleaning Your Tongue Each Day Can Prevent Bad Breath

Your tongue is covered in taste buds and other rough surfaces that can harbor bacteria. Cleaning it each day as part of your daily oral hygiene routine can reduce plaque development and help prevent bad breath. This can be done after you have completed the task of brushing and flossing your teeth. Brush your tongue… Read more »

A Screening for Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Is Included in Your Dental Checkup

Your routine dental checkup at The Dental Studio is designed to addresses several different aspects involved in maintaining good oral health. The initial focus of the checkup is designed to clean and polish your teeth while detecting any signs of tooth decay or gum disease. At the end of the checkup, your dentist, Dr. David… Read more »