Small Dental Caries Might Be Treated with a Simple Dental Filling

The gradual buildup of plaque acids in your mouth from poor oral hygiene can gradually start to affect your tooth enamel. As this continues to occur, small areas of demineralized tooth enamel, which are known as dental caries, can start to develop. This can cause a minor change in the... Read more »

How Is Your Oral Health Care Influenced by Your Family History?

Did you know that numerous oral health risks and disorders can be linked to genetic predispositions? The truth is that some individuals are more likely to suffer from various oral health risks than others. For example, sleep apnea can often arise due to genetic markers within a person's DNA. If... Read more »

The Notes on Dental Veneers

Do you wish you understood more about a way to improve your smile? If so, we can help you! Dental veneers are a popular way to improve your smile and give you a flawless smile you can be proud of. Here at Ridge View Smile Care in Logan, Utah, we... Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Can Help Remove Minor Surface Stains from Your Teeth

The surfaces of your teeth have microscopic pores that can sometimes trap minute particles from dark beverages, certain foods, and tobacco use. If they’re not removed from your tooth enamel this minor surface stains can deepen. Once this happens the oral whitening products sold in stores will likely prove ineffective... Read more »

I Don’t Like to Floss. What Are My Other Options?

Flossing can be a frustrating task, especially if you have a hard time sending the floss between your teeth without injuring your gums. Although it can be a tricky task, it’s still vital for your oral health. Fortunately, you don’t necessarily have to use dental floss to clean your smile.... Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts Blog: Fluoride

If you wait for your smile to heal itself and strengthen your teeth, you are going to be out of luck. Teeth cannot self-repair as our skin can. Instead, materials and treatments must be given to help ensure our teeth can function as required. One such mineral that has known... Read more »

Summertime Party Tips for Your Teeth

Summer is here, and with it come the outdoor parties, picnics, and family gatherings. This usually means there are lots of party foods! The next time you are putting food together for a party, remember these tips: Go Seedless: There are few things as annoying as getting seeds stuck in... Read more »

Dentures Can Replace the Function of Your Missing Teeth

Losing teeth due to cavities or severe periodontal disease can significantly impair your oral function and impact your self-esteem. If you have lost more than half of your teeth, or your existing teeth are significantly compromised, Dr. Brandon Schvaneveldt might recommend fitting you for a complete denture. This is a... Read more »

Tooth Brushing Tips

We’ve been brushing our teeth since we were kids, and now we even teach our kids how to brush their teeth. We think we know everything we need to do it right, but do we? Believe it or not, there is more to it than you might think. First, you... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Ridge View Smile Care, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »