Dental Fractures Need to Be Examined and Treated by a Dentist

Tooth enamel can be fractured when sufficient, yet abnormal force is applied to a tooth. This could be the result of a sports injury or an incident that results in a blow to the mouth. At the same time something as simple as grinding your teeth while sleeping, or chewing on pencils and pens could also increase your chances of... read more »

Lighthouse Dental and Orthodontics: Your Hometown Dentist

Although he grew up in Idaho, and practiced dentistry there and in Oregon, Dr. Sam Richey at Lighthouse Dental and Orthodontics is proud to be a part of the community of Riverton, Utah. Lighthouse Dental offers a wide range of services to the people of Riverton and the surrounding area. Dr. Richey and his team can take care of every... read more »

Protect Your Smile with CEREC® Same-Day Crowns

Protect your smile with CEREC® same-day crowns. If you are looking to enhance your oral health by covering and concealing your damaged teeth without the need to have them extracted and replaced, CEREC dental crowns can work to improve the function of your smile and its overall aesthetics. Listed below are some traditionally asked questions about CEREC same-day dental crown... read more »

Root Canal Therapy: The Benefits

There are many steps you should take to keep your teeth healthy and strong, but did you know that root canal therapy may be something your teeth could need? For instance, if you don’t have root canal therapy for a tooth that is suffering from an infected root, with extensive decay, or that has experienced injury or trauma, the afflicted... read more »