Why Fluoride Is Your Ally

At American Fork Family Dentist in American Fork, Utah we encourage our patients to understand the importance of fluoride when it comes to protecting those pearly whites, for yourself and for your family. Dr. Clayton M. Hansen and our team want to give you a quick overview of how important fluoride is to a healthy smile. Why Fluoride? Because dental... read more »

Oral Health Toothbrushing Tips for the Holiday Season

What is the greatest gift you plan to give this holiday season? Beyond gifts that can be wrapped or cooked, it is important to remember how valuable the gift of your smile can be. Your smile can warm up rooms and hearts far greater than your average consumable gifts, so it is important to keep your smile at its best.... read more »

The Many Benefits of Getting Dental Veneers

Dental Veneers are often thought of as a quick-fix to a beautiful smile. Braces can, over time, turn your own teeth into a much more beautifully aligned version, but at the cost of over the course of months or years. Veneers, on the other hand, can give you fantastic results in no time at all. And even though veneers do... read more »

Oral Hygiene Basics: Teeth Cleaning for a Healthy Mouth

If you wish to have a strong, healthy, and successful smile, oral hygiene is vital. Your oral hygiene routine will keep your teeth, gums, and oral bones in tip-top shape as you chew, bite, and eat every day, and we strongly recommend including the following steps in your routine: • Brush your teeth: Brush your teeth every morning and every... read more »