Baldwin Family Dental
1260 N 200 E #9
Logan, UT 84341
(435) 752-8000

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Welcome!

We would like to personally welcome you to Baldwin Family Dental. Our ultimate goal is to treat you like family by doing the best quality dentistry with proven modern techniques. Our staff strives to provide a caring environment to help you feel comfortable and understand the importance of your oral healthcare. Here are Baldwin Family Dental our priority is to explain your options, answer your questions, and put you at ease about your dental care. Come see for yourself at Baldwin Family Dental.

 

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Fillings

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Fillings

There are many options for dental materials thanks to all the advances in dental materials and techniques in the last few decades.  We now have ceramics and polymer compounds that look more like our natural teeth.   Just because things are new, however, doesn’t mean that the old materials are no good. Tradition materials such as gold, base metal alloys and dental amalgam still have their place because of the strength and durability they have proven to have over the years. Dental amalgam, which has been used for over a century, is the...

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Teeth Extractions/Wisdom Teeth

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Teeth Extractions/Wisdom Teeth

What should you expect when you are scheduled for  teeth extractions? Wisdom teeth extractions are generally recommended when: 1.  Wisdom teeth are found on the x-ray to be poorly aligned for ideal eruption. 2.  If wisdom teeth are partially erupted, which leaves an opening for bacteria to enter around the tooth and cause an infection.  This infection leads to pain, swelling, and jaw stiffness.  This problem can lead to damage on the adjacent teeth through bone loss and decay. Dr. Baldwin can advise you on when and if your wisdom teeth should...

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Dry Mouth

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Dry Mouth

Dry mouth caused by a decrease in saliva flow is a common problem in older adults. It is caused by medical disorders, and is a common side effect of many drugs including antihistamines, decongestants, pain killers and diuretics. What are the common symptoms of dry mouth?   Some of the common symptoms associated with dry mouth include a constant sore throat, burning sensation, problems speaking, difficulty swallowing, hoarseness or dry nasal passages. If you do nothing, dry mouth can damage your teeth. Without enough saliva to lubricate...

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Dentures

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Dentures

Dentures usually consist of replacement teeth attached to pink or gum-colored plastic bases. If there are only a few teeth that are being replaced there is also a metal framework. When teeth are removed for any reason we will talk to you about making sure they are replaced. The reasons to replace teeth include, looks, function, bone loss, and shifting. If all your teeth are gone then you are in need of a full denture, or plate, if there are limited spaces that need to be filled it is called a partial dentures.  Implants are a great way to...

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Tooth Decay/Cavities

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Tooth Decay/Cavities

Although tooth decay has declined among kids, it can still be a problem for individual children, and even teens and adults. That’s because plaque, a sticky film of bacteria, constantly forms on your teeth. When you eat or drink foods containing sugars or starches, the bacteria in plaque produce acids that attack tooth enamel. The stickiness of the plaque keeps these acids in contact with your teeth and after many such attacks, the enamel can break down and a cavity forms. The way to prevent this from happening is to brush and floss daily....

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Crowns

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Crowns

Crowns or caps are restorations that restore tooth strength and improve its appearance. It can cover and support a tooth with a large filling when there isn’t enough tooth left. It can be used to attach a bridge, protect a weak tooth from breaking or restore one that’s already broken. A crown is a good way to cover teeth that are discolored or badly shaped. It’s also used to cover a dental implant. When you are told that you need a crown you should expect to come back for two appointments. During the first appointment the...

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Teeth Bleaching

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Teeth Bleaching

Teeth bleaching – everybody loves a bright white smile! There are a variety of products and procedures available to help you improve the look of yours. Many people are satisfied with the sparkle they get from brushing twice daily with a fluoride-containing, toothpaste, flossing, and visiting us regularly. If you decide you would like to go beyond this to make your smile look brighter, you should investigate all of your options. These include: In-office bleaching; At-home bleaching; Whitening toothpastes What should you ask us about...

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Dental Anxiety

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Dental Anxiety

  How to Stop Dental Anxiety With dentistry’s many advances there are numerous ways to help reduce your dental anxiety. No one likes to come to the dentist. For some it’s the sound of the drill or the thoughts of getting a shot. Do you ever get nervous just thinking about going to the dentist? Stop worrying!!!  It’s often best to share your anxiety. If you’re tense or anxious, let us know. Getting your concerns out in the open will let us adapt the treatment to your needs Try to choose a time for your dental visit when...

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Bad Breath

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Bad Breath

Bad breath is an unpleasant condition that is cause for embarrassment.  Some people with bad breath, often called halitosis,  are not even aware there’s a problem. If you think you have bad breath, come in and see us. We can help identify the cause and, if it’s due to an oral condition, develop a treatment plan to help eliminate it. What you eat affects the air you exhale. Certain foods contribute to Bad breath odors. You know what these are, they include garlic and onions.  Once the food is absorbed into the bloodstream, it is transferred to...

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Teeth Sensitivity

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Teeth Sensitivity

What is Teeth Sensitivity? Teeth sensitivity or dentine sensitivity is experienced when the nerves inside the dentin of the teeth are vulnerable to the environment. The feeling can range from irritability all the way to intensive unbearable pain. This level of responsiveness could be brought on by many aspects, including decaying teeth, wear or exposed teeth roots. Quite a lot of factors can play a part to tooth sensitivity, such as cavities, gum disease, a broken tooth or tattered teeth. Several teeth whitening treatments may also bring...

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