Sedation Dentistry Myths: Safety, Ages, Common Uses

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Within certain procedures that may be performed by a dentist, such as those that are likely to cause pain, sedation is a common technique used to limit this. There are a few different forms of sedation that might be used depending on the need, and this realm in general is referred to as sedation dentistry. […]

Importance of Local Strategic Business Partnerships

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It’s always been important for local businesses to work with and support others in their community, and we take this theme seriously at Canyon Rim Dental. We’re proud to maintain relationships with several other local businesses in the Millcreek area that are mutually beneficial, and we encourage others to do the same. In fact, our […]

Helping SLC Athletes Deal With Tooth Pain While Exercising

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There are a few types of pain no one wants to experience while exercising, and one that’s a bit less common – but still prevalent among certain people – is pain in the teeth. While many of us expect to feel muscle pain or related aches during or after exercise, tooth pain while working out […]

Additional Elements Involved in Dental Checkups

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In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some basics on the standard elements typically involved in a dental checkup. Such checkups are very important for people of all ages, helping not only keep the teeth and mouth clean and healthy, but also identify any problems and remedy them before they become […]

Tooth Importance: Missing Tooth Replacement Techniques

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In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the important basic functions of the teeth, plus how Dr. Sam Delahunty and our staff are here to help with various tooth-related issues. From damaged to lost teeth and everything in between, we employ all the most advanced dental technology and methods […]

Vaccinated!

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This morning our team went to get the covid vaccination! As a healthcare provider ourselves, the responsibility of protecting our patients and team members is something we take very seriously. We are less likely to spread the corona virus now and are proud to have taken this step on behalf of our patients and community. […]

Tooth Importance: Smile and Function of Teeth

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For many people, a lost tooth is a major incident that can have a legitimate impact on self-confidence, oral health and more. Luckily, with modern oral care techniques available, this is no longer the concern it once was. At the offices of Canyon Rim Dental and Dr. Sam Delahunty, we’re proud to offer numerous dental […]

Elements Involved in Standard Dental Checkups, Part 1

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Oral care is a continuing theme for all of us, and the dental checkup is a perfect example here. A regular checkup from your dentist is your first line of defense against many oral issues that could pop up over time, helping limit any concerns while keeping your teeth, gums and the rest of your […]

Risks of Skipping Regular Tooth Cleaning Appointments

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Dental and oral care are long-term pursuits, and one of the key tools at your disposal here is regular teeth cleaning. Adhering to a standard schedule for such professional cleanings from your dentist will help maintain several areas of oral health, which in turn give way to overall health themes. At Canyon Rim Dental, we’re […]

Mandibular Advancement Devices (MADs) for Sleep Apnea, Part 2

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In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the basics on Mandibular Advancement Devices, also known as MADs or simply mandibles. MADs are one of several devices used for the treatment of sleep apnea and certain other sleep conditions, one that limits lung obstruction by moving the jaw and tongue […]