Dental Habits

What is TMJ?

Woman experiences pain in her jaw due to TMJ disorder.

What is TMJ? Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ) is a condition when the hinge connecting the upper and lower jaw does not work properly, causing pain and a feeling of the jaw becoming stuck. This hinge is a complex joint as it moves the lower jaw forward, backward and side-to-side. Any problem that prevents the muscles,…

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All About Teeth Grinding

Do you grind your teeth? Teeth grinding is a common dental concern that can negatively impact your smile if you don’t receive treatment. Most patients don’t even realize they grind their teeth until they visit the dentist. So it important to schedule routine dental checkups to maintain a healthy smile. Teeth grinding can be caused…

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Preventative Dental Care for a Healthier Smile

Healthy Smiles at Dentist in Holladay, UT

PREVENTIVE DENTAL CARE FOR A HEALTHIER SMILE Preventive dentistry is an integral part of any great practice. Preventive dentistry allows dentists to identify any early sign of complex dental problems and provide an effective, comprehensive treatment to improve your oral health. At Holladay Dental Excellence, Dr. Val Ludlow offers comprehensive, complete dental care for patients suffering…

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Back to School Smiles

Holladay Utah Back to School Smiles

GET THOSE SMILES READY TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL IN HOLLADAY, UT! Back to school season is a great calendar marker for reminding you, and your whole family to visit the dentist. Send your child back to school with a happy, healthy smile they feel proud to share. Holladay, UT dentist Dr. Val Ludlow offers…

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Trudenta Bite Analysis for TMJ

TMJ treatment in Cottonwood Heights and Holladay, UT

We Help People with TMJ in Holladay, UT Many people suffer from chronic jaw pain, headaches and teeth grinding, unaware of the treatment options available. TMJ is a chronic pain condition that can worsen when left untreated, or can cause advanced damage to the teeth or gums. Holladay, UT dentist Dr. Val Ludlow, always at…

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