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Dry Mouth

Dry Mouth also is known as Xerostomia, is characterized by a decreased flow of saliva. Dry mouth is more common in older adults as a result of aging and hormonal changes; medical illnesses such as cancer that require radiation therapy to the face/neck, and Sjogren’s syndrome among others. Dry mouth is also a side effect…

Benefits of Braces

Imagine how different your life would be if smiling, eating, or speaking caused you pain, discomfort, or even embarrassment. Thankfully, we live in a world where anyone can obtain the smile they deserve! The Importance of Braces There are so many health benefits to braces and this article is going to help explain the importance…

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Eagle Rock Dental Rexburg

In 2006 we expanded our team to include our Rexburg Dentist location at 556 Trejo Suite C. An extension of our tradition of personalized comfort and care this convenient Rexburg location also offers state-of-the-art, comfortable and personalized care our patients have come to expect with the convenience of before and after work or school appointments.…

What is Restorative Dentistry

Teeth can suffer different types of oral diseases from decay to discoloration, from chips and cracks to missing teeth. Eagle Rock Dental Care provides restorative dentistry to help with diagnosis, prevention and treatment. Fillings, crowns, implants and bridges are some of the tools used for treating teeth affected by oral development problems and trauma to…

Dental Treatment for TMJ Relief

Are you looking for TMJ treatment in Idaho Falls? TMJ, or Temporomandibular joint, disorders can cause pain and misalignment in your jaw joint and muscles.  Some people experience this as a clicking in the jaw when the mouth is opened and possibly a “scraping” sensation.  Other sensations may be jaw stiffness, locking jaw, and headaches.…

Teeth Whitening for a Happy Smile

Are you looking for teeth whitening in Idaho Falls? Food, drink, tobacco use, age, trauma to the mouth, and medication can cause your teeth to become less white.  Some may lose self esteem and confidence in their teeth and smiles. So, teeth whitening is a viable option for many. There is a lot of talk…

What are Dental Implants

Dental implants are metal posts that are positioned into the jawbone surgically beneath the gums. These implants allow your dentist to put replacement teeth onto them. Let’s learn how they work and the two types of implants available. How Do Dental Implants Work Dental implants are surgically fused to your jawbone so they provide support…

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Do You Experience Sharp Pain When You Chew

Are you experiencing a sharp pain when you chew or bite down? The dentists at Eagle Rock Dental Care would like to help you understand what you may be experiencing and what you can do about it. Cracked Tooth Syndrome Small painful cracks in teeth are known as Cracked Tooth Syndrome. Cracks you can see…