Read Dr. Jason Lewis' published article on Guided Surgery for Single Tooth Implants. Download the PDF from the printed version.
Did you know that around half of all American adults over the age of 30 suffer from periodontal (gum) disease? A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows an alarmingly high percentage of mild, serious, or severe gum disease in Americans. It may be surprising to learn that so many people suffer from gum disease. How can so many people be affected by it and not be doing anything to treat it? Unfortunately, most people don’t know that they are suffering from this oral health problem.
The only good time to lose a tooth is when you’re young and your adult teeth are coming in, right? That may seem like the correct answer, but you might be surprised to learn that there are other instances when it is good to lose your teeth. Tooth extraction may sound scary, but it is more often beneficial for your overall oral health than not. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons for losing teeth.
Halitosis is a fancy word for bad breath. Everyone has experienced bad breath from time to time. It's perfectly normal. In order to make sure that you have your bad breath under control, it's important to brush, and floss your teeth twice a day. Make sure not to miss brushing your tongue a couple times [...]
It wasn’t that long ago when many people just assumed that dentures were going to be a part of their life. Whether the teeth were lost through accident, trauma, or decay, the most common solution was a dental appliance that may or may not have fit very well and required special care and interfered with [...]
Have you noticed people shying away from you as you speak? Do people have a strange tendency to offer you gum or mints on a regular basis, no matter how many times you tell them you dislike chewing gum and think the taste of peppermint was meant as a punishment? These subtle (and not-so-subtle) hints [...]
Personal aesthetics begin with a simple but memorable and unique foundation: an attractive smile. But when teeth are stained, chipped or otherwise flawed, a lot of people don’t feel confident with their smile. You can repair those slight flaws and start smiling confidently again. Next thing you know, you’ll regain your zest for life and [...]
Are you concerned about the overall health of your mouth? Has your dental health declined? It's possible that your dental health is in serious need of an overhaul. This is where full mouth rehabilitation comes in. If your overall oral health is causing you trouble, a full mouth rehabilitation might be what is needed to [...]
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Dr. Lewis grew up in the Cottonwood area of Salt Lake City. He graduated from Creighton Dental School Cum Laude in 1999. Unlike most dental graduates who work as an associate in several practices learning general dentist, Dr. Lewis began with an ambitious goal to build a practice from the ground up, learning from the [...]