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Know the Difference: Teeth Cleaning vs. Teeth Whitening

Many patients understandably confuse the “Teeth Cleaning” with “Teeth Whitening”. As two similar but very different dental procedures, their biggest difference stems from their ...
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A Big "Welcome" to Our Newest Office!

At Platinum Dental Care, we take pride in the quality of our care because we want our patients to receive the best dental care for themselves and their families. This is why we invite the best offices ...
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Why Do I Need 6 Month Cleanings?

Cleanings and check-ups every 6 months are very important to your oral health. The reason you search for a "dentist near me" every 6 months may be a mystery to you, but your smile ...
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Keeping Dental Care Simple

Many of our patients and their families struggle to stay on top of their own dental care and even that of their children. Whatever the reason, we try to make dental care as simple as possible for our ...
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What is Water Flossing?

Many of our patients at Platinum Dental Care use traditional floss and flossers. However, many have been asking about motorized water flossers. Here are the basics on water flossing: 1.) Water ...
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Why an Implant Might Be the Best Choice for You

There's a lot of buzz about dental implants these days, especially because tooth loss in the U.S. continues to plague millions of Americans despite various advancements in dental technology. If ...
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What to Do If Your Tooth Hurts

Many times we see patients who come in saying things like, "My tooth started hurting a few months ago and so I started brushing more," or,"When my tooth started hurting I just started ...
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Como Mantener Una Sonrisa Perfecta

Ofrecemos blanqueadora dental en cada oficina de Platinum Dental Care, pero si usted quiere proteger a su sonrisa blanca de las manchas, aqui hay tres pasos por los que usted puede evitar los dientes ...
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How to Prevent Tartar Build Up

Tartar, also called calculus, forms when plaque is left on the teeth long enough to harden. Similar to barnacles that form on a docked boat, tartar cannot be simply brushed away--it must be scraped ...
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Different Anesthesia Options

Our Doctors at Platinum Dental Care want your dental visit to be pain-free. For this reason, we offer 4 different anesthesia options. Depending on your case, pain tolerance, and history, our ...
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Does Charcoal Work as a Whitening Agent?

Activated charcoal has made its appearances in beauty regimens and de-tox diets all over the world, but recently many people have experimented with activated charcoal as a whitening agent in ...
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Father's Day Gift Ideas 2017

If you are a last minute shopper when it comes to Father's day, it's usually because coming up with an idea for a gift is harder than it seems! Dr. Bender, a dentist in Mapleton Utah, has you ...
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Using Professional Whitening

Whitening at home or in a dental office is more effective when you understand how to avoid stains in the first place and how to use effective whitening treatment. Experts agree that you can minimize ...
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Are Dental X-Rays Safe?

The subject of dental x-rays and their necessity during dental exams can be controversial. Because dental x-rays can reveal the state of a tooth from the inside out most accurately, many doctors agree ...
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Si Buscas Una Clínica Dental...

Por supuesto su familia busca un dentista muy cerca, amigable, servicial, confiable, que ofrezca los servicios que tu familia necesita, y mucho mas! Por esta razón, Platinum Dental Care es una ...
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Una Clínica Dental Cerca de Mi

Hay muchos razones por las que debes traer a tu familia a Platinum Dental Care, una oficina dental cerca de ti que ofrece una calidad de servicio que no tiene igual. Si no conozca a alguien que haya ...
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3 Tricks to Keep Your Breath Fresh On the Go

Sometimes a quick bad whiff of your own breath comes when mouthwash, toothpaste, and breath mints are out of reach. With these tricks, however, you can outsmart halitosis no matter where you are. 1.) ...
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Keep Your Teeth Cleaner Starting Today

If you are looking for ways to keep your teeth cleaner and avoid cavities, here are some common problems we see thwarting our patients' ability to avoid tooth decay: 1.) Don't leave sugar (or ...
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Looking for "a Dentist Near Me"?

For a lot of people, choosing a dentist comes down to convenience, making what could become a lifelong relationship a matter of, "Which 'dentist near me' can fit my family in their ...
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Our Favorite Healthy Foods for 2017

Many of our patients and staff at Platinum Dental Care have made the resolution to eat healthier in 2017. If you are looking for ways to improve your oral and systemic health this year, here are 5 ...
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5 New Year's Resolutions to Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet

January is almost halfway over, but the new year has just begun! If you haven't committed to a New Year's resolution, here are 5 ideas for you to make this the best year yet! Learn Something ...
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4 Things to Know About Oral Care During Pregnancy

Due to the hormonal changes and increased demands on the body a woman experiences during pregnancy, women often encounter more dental issues in 9 months of gestation than they may have in their whole ...
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Which Dentist Fits Your Case

The ADA recognizes nine types of specialists in the dental field. Your regular dentist that you see for 6 month checkups, fillings, and crowns is usually a general dentist. If you have certain dental ...
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Foods to Avoid this Christmas Season

Christmas time is associated with family, music, and (our favorite) food! From large family dinners to the plates of cookies your neighbors drop off, this time of year is filled with delicious ...
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Ensuring Your Smile is Holiday-Ready

With thanksgiving and other holiday gatherings fast approaching, you may want to ensure your smile is squeaky-clean and sparkly. Here are 5 things you can easily do today to brighten your smile. 1.) ...
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