Entries by Staff Canyon Dental

Do You Have Gum Disease?

What Is Gum Disease? Gum disease is simply an infection of the gums or gingiva, better known as gingivitis. Even if you don’t have symptoms for gum disease, you may have already experienced the beginning stages of gingivitis. For most people, this can be a silent and painless infection that builds up over time and […]

Using Prophylactic Antibiotics Prior to Dental Procedures

The AAOS Board of Directors and the American Dental Association published reports linking evidence that dental patients with prosthetic joints or cardiac problems should pre-medicate with antibiotics prior to dental procedures to reduce the risk of infection. These guidelines were to include procedures such as routine dental cleanings, scaling and root planing, crowns, root canals, […]

Teeth Whitening

The first thing that people see is your smile. It is the one thing that makes a visual impact on the people that you meet. A brighter smile can give an impression of vitality and good health since we all place high value on our smiles. So why not keep it attractive and more appealing? […]

Same Day Crowns with E4D Technology

With digital E4D technology, you no longer have to play the waiting game. One-day crown technology has revolutionized the way dentists take care of patients who need to replace a damaged tooth with a crown. With computer aided design technology, every patient has their freedom back since there is no second visits or waiting for […]

Root Canals

All too often, people will only visit their dentist if they are in pain. If you are experiencing severe pain with your teeth, you could have a fractured tooth or an infected nerve that needs immediate attention from your dentist. The most common symptoms can be consistent pain and throbbing that can wake you up […]

Preventing Gum Disease

If you want something to last, you have to give it the care that it needs. That is why it is so important to take care of your overall dental health to prevent gum disease. Over the years, dental care has become a science as to how you should take care of your teeth and […]