Preventative Dental Care

Why Do You Need Regular Dental Checkups?

Regular dental cleanings and checkups are vital to a patient's oral health.

If you are considering skipping your next dental checkup because of cost, not having the time or because of dental anxiety, you should first consider all the risks you open yourself up to by missing out on time in the dentist’s chair. Regularly visiting the dentist allows him/her a chance to pick up on early…

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7 Foods for Healthy Gums

A variety of foods that are good for your gum health.

Gums keep your teeth secure and protect your oral bones, so we need to make sure they are taken care of and can survive any harmful bacteria in the mouth. In addition to daily brushing, flossing and regular dentist visits, here are a few food items you can incorporate into your diet to give your…

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Why Should Your Child Wear a Mouthguard?

Children are seen playing football and wearing mouth guards.

If your child participates in organised support, dentists recommend they wear a mouth guard to protect their mouths from sports-related accidents or injuries. An injury can occur more easily than you might think, especially to their top, front teeth. Since these teeth protrude slightly outward from the rest of your teeth, an impact is more…

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Your Guide to Toothpaste

Toothpaste has been squeezed onto a toothbrush

Your Guide to Toothpaste The gel or mousse-like substance we squeeze onto our toothbrushes every morning and evening is a more complex substance than most people give it credit. We might not think much about toothpaste but there are a few things you should know to maintain optimum oral health. The types of toothpaste: There…

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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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Why are my Gums Bleeding?

Bleeding gums in holladay and millcreek, UT

Do your gums bleed when you brush or floss? If you notice blood on your toothbrush or feel tenderness or pain while brushing or flossing, it is important to visit Dr. Val Ludlow as soon as possible. Bleeding gums are not normal. If your gums bleed on a regular basis, you may have gum disease and…

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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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LANAP Laser Dental Technology

Fluoride Treatment

LANAP LASER DENTISTRY IN HOLLADAY UTAH LANAP laser dentistry is a state of the art dental technology that Dr. Val Ludlow uses to help treat advanced gum disease. Dr. Ludlow is one of the first dentists in the Salt Lake City, UT area to provide patients with this revolutionary laser dental technology. LANAP is less invasive and more…

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