October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Prevent Gum Disease by Using Our Tips

It’s very important to prevent gum disease. Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that can severely affect your smile, oral health and even your entire health. It can result in some serious and scary consequences. This is why our dentists, Drs. Adrian Huang and Preston Huang strongly... Read more »

Benefits of Chewing Gum That May Surprise You

If you are a lover of chewing gum, use this to your advantage! You may be surprised to learn that chewing gum can benefit your dental health. Dr. Adrian Huang and our team are thrilled to go over some of the advantages of chewing sugar-free gum with you. Saliva Flow... Read more »

Selecting an Outstanding Toothbrush

We all know that brushing and flossing your teeth every single day is imperative to ideal oral health. You should brush your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes. Knowing how to choose a toothbrush that will best aid you in your fight against decay is important as... Read more »

Caring for Teeth With Braces

Getting braces is often seen as a rite of passage through adolescence. It’s not always the most comfortable experience, but the end result is a brilliant smile you won’t be able to keep to yourself. Here at Ninth East Dental in Provo, Utah, we’re dedicated to helping you through the... Read more »

Common Questions Concerning Dental Damage

Your ideal smile may begin with assessing oral health risks and taking the necessary steps to protect your teeth and gums from dental damage. If it does arise, it is often because of an outside influence that you may have control over. To protect your mouth from future events, you... Read more »