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.... 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... Read more »

Whiten Your Teeth with These Foods

So you’re fresh from your whitening appointment with our dentist, Dr. Tracy Jenkins. Your teeth look great, you feel good, and you want to celebrate your new smile with a little lunch. So, what’s on the menu? While certain foods can stain your teeth, other foods can actually help keep... Read more »

Why You Should use Mouthwash

If you want the best oral health possible, you should be willing to use all of the different tools at your disposal. From brushing and flossing to regular checkups, there’s a lot you can do to make a big difference in the quality of your oral health. One of the... Read more »

Treating Dental Issues

There are many dental issues of which you should be aware. These issues concern problems that can attack your teeth, damage your smile and severely affect your oral health. It’s best to prevent these issues as much as possible. The good news is that if you can’t prevent the problems,... Read more »

Caring for Your Smile by Lowering Your Risk for Contamination

Contamination can plague your oral health, so it is important to make sure you are avoiding risks associated with any sort of contaminants in your life. Even with proper oral health care and ideal lifestyle choices, you can easily contaminate your mouth. Bacteria and debris can slowly destroy your smile.... Read more »

Do You Have Tooth Stains that Need Dental Veneers?

Dental flaws such as chipped teeth and visible dental fillings on front teeth can cause many patients to feel self-conscious about their grins. In particular, patients who struggle with tooth stains that are deep in the tooth enamel often seek cosmetic dentistry. Many patients find porcelain dental veneers to be... Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Routine Dental Appointments

Your dental checkups are very important. In fact, they are vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. If you have questions about these checkups, then you should find the answers you’re looking for. Knowing the answers can help you make the checkups a priority and it can even help... Read more »

Common Questions About Cavities

Do you have questions about cavities? If so, our dentist, Dr. Tracy Jenkins, is more than happy to help you find the answers you need. The more you know about cavities, the better chance you have of keeping them away from your smile. So, he is happy to help you... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Discover Family Dental Idaho Falls, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our... Read more »