The Treatments Available for a Toothache

If you’re a victim of a toothache, you’re probably searching for ways to relieve it. Our dentist, Dr. Kevin J. Reece, doesn’t blame you. Toothaches can be quite painful! Unfortunately, there are many causes of toothaches, and some causes are simple while the others are more dangerous. It’s best to try and treat your toothache so you can identify the... read more »

A Blow to the Face Can Cause a Delayed Toothache

Athletes in contact sports who forgo using a quality mouth guard during practices and games are at increased risk of suffering dental trauma. Sometimes a blow to the face can affect the internal structures of the pulp or socket, without any overt damage to the exterior tooth enamel layer. Sometimes when this happens, the pain in the tooth fades away,... read more »

Why You Want to Save an Infected Tooth

Teeth are strong, with a thin but tough outer layer of enamel. In fact, this translucent, mineralized substance is the hardest tissue in your body. Still, your pearly whites are vulnerable to decay and injury. This is why our Kevin J. Reece, DDS team in Payson, Utah, recommend daily diligent brushing and flossing, along with regular professional dental cleanings to... read more »