TMJ Disorder

The temporomandibular joint is what connects your jaw to your skull. It’s an important joint, and it’s easily irritated. When you have pain in this joint, it’s referred to as TMJ disorder. A lot of different things can cause TMJ disorder. Knowing what causes it can help you avoid getting it. Even if you’ve never had it before, you can... read more »

What is Gum Disease?

Gum disease is one of the most common health problems affecting American adults. Ironically, it’s probably the easiest health problem to avoid, too. That said, our team here at Redwood Dental in Providence, Utah, still sees a lot of cases of gum disease. A big problem is that people just don’t know what it is or what leads to it.... read more »

A Fast-Paced Lifestyle Can Harm Your Smile

If you have a fast-paced lifestyle, then you need to be aware of the health of your smile. Unfortunately, this kind of lifestyle can severely harm the teeth and gums, and our dentist, Dr. Troy Walton, encourages you to do all you can to maintain a top-notch oral health each and every day. One of the main reasons why a... read more »

Understanding the Triggers of Your Bad Breath

If you suffer from bad breath, then you understand how stressful it can be to have normal conversations. That is why understanding the triggers of your bad breath can be the key to overcoming it. To help you understand your triggers, our team here at Redwood Dental in Providence, Utah, is happy to talk to you about the basic triggers... read more »

TMJ Disorder: The Facts

By now you know most of the things you can do to enjoy a healthy smile. The essentials of brushing and flossing your teeth every day build a strong foundation for good oral health. However, would you be surprised to hear that a number of everyday issues could actually impact your oral health? For instance, did you know that stress... read more »

The Causes and Treatments of Bruxism

Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, is a common habit that can be found in both adults and children. However, it is extremely dangerous for your smile and it should never be overlooked. So, if you currently suffer from a teeth-grinding habit, call Redwood Dental today and schedule an appointment with your dentist, Dr. Troy Walton. To help you know... read more »