Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Bacteria in Your Toothbrush

Your toothbrush might be crawling with bacteria. By learning how to store your toothbrush properly, you can protect against unwanted illness and infection. Our dentist, Dr. Don Wyatt, is looking forward to helping you with your oral healthcare. Additionally, our team at Today's Dental Care in Jerome, Idaho, is sharing with you a few tips… Read more »

Building a Foundation for Your Smile With TMJ Disorder Treatments

Are you effectively caring for all aspects of your smile including your jaw? If you fail to take care of your jaw correctly, you could be putting your TMJs at risk. Your TMJs, also known as your temporomandibular joints, are complex joints in your jaw that facilitate the movement of your mouth. Through the crucial… Read more »

Long-Lasting Smiles Can Benefit From Teething Treatments

Is your child currently undergoing the process of teething? If your child is suffering from teething, it means their teeth are erupting above their gum line. Although this process is natural and completely healthy for your child’s oral health, it can cause mild pain and discomfort. Fortunately, there are several treatments and techniques that can… Read more »

How to Care for Your Sensitive Teeth Each Day

Do you know how to care for your sensitive teeth? If not, our dentist, Dr. Don Wyatt with Today's Dental Care in Jerome, Idaho, is happy to help you! There are many reasons why enjoying your food or drink may become difficult. To help you learn more, we are happy to share this information with… Read more »

Common Questions Concerning Gingivitis

Have you ever heard of gingivitis before? Gingivitis is a well-known early stage of gum disease in which your gum tissues have become infected. Because it is so prevalent and damaging to your smile, it is important to detect it as soon as possible. There are several signs and symptoms that can often arise with… Read more »

Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist With These Tips

Did you know you can overcome your fear of the dentist? Did you know if you are afraid of the dentist, you could be putting your health at risk? Well, it’s true! Your smile is a part of you and needs to remain healthy. That is why our dentists, Drs. Wyatt and Funk with Today's… Read more »

Break Your Bad Brushing Habits

You’re brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once every day, which is fantastic. You’re on your way to ideal oral hygiene. You might not be aware, however, that there are some common teeth brushing habits that everyone should break if they want to improve their brushing technique. Dr. Don Wyatt and our team… Read more »