When Selecting Your Tooth Whitening Treatment, Choose Wisely!

Not all tooth whitening treatments are created equally. When selecting your tooth whitening treatment, choose wisely! Some products simply do not live up their billing and cannot produce their intended results. With the help of our team at American Fork Family Dentist, we can point you in the right direction to accommodate whatever your oral health care needs are. Here... 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 »

Those Articles That Say You Don’t Need to Floss Are Wrong

Several years ago, several sensational articles began circulating the internet claiming that there was no longer a need to floss, according to one particular scientific study. This study was an analysis of many others that were done over the years. As it compared the different studies, it concluded that in general, when done normally, does not really help remove plaque... 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 »

How to Pick the Best Toothpaste Available

Do you ever wonder which toothpaste is best for your smile? If so, that is completely normal. There are many toothpaste options in the world today that can make choosing a paste confusing and a bit overwhelming. However, we are here to help make that choice a bit easier! First, we recommend meeting with Dr. Clayton M. Hansen and asking... read more »

Smile Care at the Office

If you are interested in caring for your smile more than the typical “brush two times a day and floss once a day” regimen, our American Fork Family Dentist team is here to help you! For a stronger and healthier smile, we recommend cleaning your teeth during the day while you are at work. To make that possible and to... 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 »