Treating Tooth Infection with Root Canal Therapy

Have you noticed something amiss in your smile, such as a severe toothache, pain when biting down or tooth has sensitivity when you encounter hot or cold temperatures? You may also notice discoloration in your teeth or swelling, tenderness or a persistent a pimple on your gums. If you have tooth infection symptoms, you may need to receive root canal... read more »

A Streamlined Review of Dental Implant Placement

Suffering an unfortunate dental condition such as tooth decay or dental trauma can result in tooth loss and require tooth replacement. Our team at Sachs Family Dental offers a variety of options to restore your smile to a healthy state. We can help you fill the empty tooth spaces in your smile with a restoration that is natural looking restoration,... read more »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Mouth Jewelry Risks

Are you familiar with the oral health risks associated with mouth jewelry? If you are wearing any forms of mouth jewelry, you're placing your teeth and gums at an increased risk of several forms of dental damage. It is important to be aware of the health hazards that can arise due to the use of lip and tongue rings and... read more »

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 ailments. It's always a good idea to inspect your tooth... 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 are behaviors that can harm your teeth and gums. So,... 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 in Orem, Utah, is happy to tell you how water... 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 this list of necessary information on oral health and your... 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 your general health to help you know if you are... 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 selecting an effective and safe toothpaste for children. When you... 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 of plaque acids. The end result can be tooth decay... read more »