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Dr. Greaves Blog

"New Dental Technology | Salt Lake City | Holladay Family Dentist" Technology is changing our world. It’s interesting to think that the Internet has only existed for about 25 years. None of us today can imagine having to wait more than...

  If you’re avoiding the dentist, now is the time to go! When you think of doing something fun, going to the dentist probably isn’t on your top-ten list. For many people, it’s not enjoyable being poked and prodded. In addition, it’s never comfortable having to be accountable for all those times you ate sticky treats, skipped brushing, and were too tired to floss. We all know...

"Tips for Staying Healthy During The Holidays | Holladay UT" It’s November and Halloween is over. Most kids around the Salt Lake City area have a big bag of candy in their homes, waiting to be eaten. Most stores already have...

Every time you go to the dentist, you probably hear the same thing: “Make sure you brush your teeth twice a day.” Brushing is essential to preserving your teeth and fighting off gum diseases like gingivitis. Since brushing is so important, toothpaste must be important, too. We are lucky today to have so many flavors and choices. In the past before toothpaste was invented people were...

  Halloween is coming to Salt Lake City in just a few weeks.  Dentists all over Salt Lake County are both cringing and rejoicing. We decided to take a break from the best dental tips in Holladay and just give you some pointers on how you can have a safe Halloween. With Halloween only a few weeks away children all over the Wasatch Front have been planning...

"Benefits to Getting Your End of Year Dental Work Scheduled" October is the perfect time to be planning for the rest of the year. With snow on Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, we know that Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner. We...

  OK, this title is a little bit misleading. It implies that candy can sometimes be good for teeth. Let’s be clear. Candy is not good for teeth and any dentist in Salt Lake City, Holladay, or anywhere in the U.S. would tell you that the best candy for your teeth is no candy at all! But let’s be realistic. It’s October and Halloween is coming...

It’s time to face the truth about gum disease—no one wants it but most of us in Holladay and the greater Salt Lake City area have it. By the time we reach our 30’s and 40’s, most people in Utah and across the US will have some form of gum disease (periodontal disease). It can even start younger. Teenagers have even been known to have...

  Do your gums bleed when you brush your teeth? Take the short quiz below to determine what you know about bleeding gums. True or False. Everyone’s gums bleed when they get older. True or False. It’s just part of life to have gums that bleed. True or False. If your gums start bleeding, there’s not a good way to stop them. The answer to all of...

Gum disease can come on subtly. Perhaps your gums ache after you floss. Perhaps you notice some blood when you brush. Maybe your gums look swollen. If you don’t take care of your gums and teeth, eventually,...