Treatments for Your Smile: Toothbrushing Techniques

If you have any issues with your oral health care that need to be treated, it can often be linked to issues with your oral hygiene. If for any reason you are not brushing adequately enough, you may find yourself at an increased risk for several forms of oral health... Read more »

Swimming Behavior to Avoid

If you’re a swimmer, then you’re likely excited for the new swimming season! Our dentist, Dr. Steven Sachs, is also excited for you and hopes you reach all your goals and potential this season. While you swim, he encourages you to care for your smile. This is important because there... Read more »

Water Flossing is a Fantastic Way to Help Clean Your Teeth

Are you looking for a more natural way to clean your teeth? If so, we have exciting news for you! Water flossing is a new system that can leave your smile feeling fantastic! To help you learn more about water flossing, our dentist, Dr. Steven Sachs with Sachs Family Dental... Read more »

Diet Tips for Your Teeth

Did you know your diet plays a role in your oral health? Well, it’s true! Having ideal foods to help strengthen your teeth can improve your oral health and smile. That is why, our dentist, Dr. Steven Sachs with Sachs Family Dental in Orem, Utah, is happy to provide you... Read more »

What Causes Bleeding Gums?

Our dentist and dental team greatly emphasize the importance of taking proper care of your teeth and gums with daily brushing and flossing habits. Your gums need to stay in good health in order to cushion and support the teeth. They are also a reliable indicator of the status of... Read more »

Important Qualities in Children’s Toothpaste

Your child needs to have their teeth brushed as soon as they have teeth, though they won’t need much toothpaste at first. When the time comes to choose the right pediatric toothpaste, keep in mind that these products can differ from adult toothpastes. There are certain qualities to consider when... Read more »

Combating Tooth Enamel Erosion with Fluoride

If you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene habits in between your routine dental checkups at Sachs Family Dental, the plaque and other bacteria in your mouth can start to build up. This can lead to the development of hardened tartar at the gumline as well as the chronic presence... Read more »

Treatments for Broken Teeth

Do you have a broken tooth? If so, our dentist, Dr. Steven Sachs, encourages you to get it treated right away. If you can, bring the pieces of your tooth with you to your appointment. That way we can try to put the tooth back together. If that is not... Read more »

The Proper Flossing Technique

If you are a little unsure of how to use floss, we will go through a step-by-step process to help get you floss more effectively. It is best if you floss about once a day before you go to bed for the night. Of course, this does not mean that... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Ready for Spring With Regular Dental Checkups

Our dentist and team are eager to assist you in readying your smile for the spring season by performing a professional dental exam and cleaning at regular intervals. Receiving dental checkups every six months advances your oral health, and should be combined with your daily at-home routine of brushing and... Read more »