The Fundamentals of Basic Dental Care

Basic dental care is necessary to preserve the look, functionality and durability of your pearly whites. It is a mistake to assume brushing and flossing are all that is necessary for basic dental care.  Visiting the dentist is another essential … Continued

All Saints Catholic Newman Center

South Mountain Family Dental recently sponsored the All Saints Catholic Newman Center by contributing to the Auction at the Annual Newman Gala Event. The Dental Practice is proud to be a part of ASU and the City of Tempe Community.  All Saints … Continued

Benefits of Tooth-colored Fillings

Tooth-colored fillings aka white fillings are by far, the most popular filling.  These fillings have emerged as the top variety mainly because of their beauty.  Tooth-colored fillings aka white fillings blend in perfectly with other teeth.  They are not expensive, … Continued

Dentures Are A Professional Solution To Replacing Missing Teeth

Dentures are quite the effective solution for tooth replacement. Also referred to as false teeth, dentures are worth your consideration if you do not have natural teeth in your mouth or if you have few natural teeth left. Today's dentures … Continued

How Dental Crowns Protect your Teeth

Dental crowns sometimes referred to as caps, are tooth-shaped covers positioned over teeth that are susceptible to additional decay or damage. Dental crowns are used for many different reasons. In most cases, the patient’s tooth breaks or endures extensive decay. … Continued

Challenge Day

South Mountain Family Dental participated in ‘Challenge Day’ at Desert Vista High School last week. Challenge Day is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps people learn to connect through powerful. life-changing programs in their schools, businesses, communities, and families.  Challenge Day … Continued

What to Expect after Getting Partial Dentures

Partial dentures are an effective way to deal with missing teeth. They share lots of similarities with conventional dentures, but they also have some key differences. For one, partial dentures are typically locked into place when you have them in, … Continued

Benefits of Full Mouth Dental Implants

Full mouth dental implants are one of the few of options available to you if you’re missing all of your natural teeth. There are cheaper ways to replace missing teeth like dentures or bridges, but these devices can be uncomfortable. … Continued

Smoking and Drinking Alcohol After Dental Implant Surgery

While there are numerous negative health effects that smoking can have on the body, people may not realize that smoking can hinder the success of a dental implant surgery. There are several reasons for this that include the loss or … Continued

Family Dentist in Tempe: The Advantages of a Family Provider

Having a family dentist provides you with several important advantages. The most important from a holistic standpoint is the fact that families near Tempe who visit a family dentist regularly have a much better level of oral health and healthier … Continued