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Cosmetic & Family Dentist Serving Salt Lake City, West Valley City, Draper & Nearby Utah

June 28, 2019
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Salt Lake City man inspects his teeth using magnifying glass.

Minor but unsightly tooth damage or discoloration can impact not only your smile but your self-esteem. If you avoid smiling because you’re embarrassed by the appearance of one or more of your teeth, dental bonding could be an excellent option to restore your confidence. This simple and affordable cosmetic dentistry procedure involves applying composite resin to a damaged or discolored tooth to restore aesthetic appeal.

Dental bonding addresses teeth that are discolored or misshapen as well as chipped or gapped teeth with an unusual shape are chipped or have gaps. The material is made to match the color of your adjacent teeth and is a useful option for those who haven’t responded…

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Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

June 28, 2019
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Salt Lake City woman chooses her shade of porcelain veneers

Chipped, cracked, or discolored teeth often cause embarrassment and may get worse with time, causing many people to avoid smiling. Porcelain veneers are an excellent way to restore your smile. These thin shells are customized to suit your goals and placed over one or more existing teeth. The porcelain mimics the sheen of your tooth enamel, giving you a cosmetic improvement that looks both stunning and natural. When it comes to caring for your new porcelain veneers, our Salt Lake City dentist has several tips.

Proper Dental Hygiene & Regular Exams

The first and most effective way to care for your porcelain veneers is daily brushing and flossing just like your given…

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Category: Porcelain Veneers

April 28, 2019
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When you think about snoring solutions, you don’t typically think of the dentist’s office, but there are devices that can help your snoring and actually treat sleep apnea. These mandibular advancement devices (MAD’s) are made to fit comfortably in your mouth and correct your tongue and jaw placement to allow for easier air flow. Learn more about MAD’s from our cosmetic dentist, Dr. Warr, in the video below.

If you struggle with snoring or have been diagnosed with mild…

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Category: Sleep Apnea

February 21, 2019
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Teeth whitening is a great way to improve your smile, but is it the right cosmetic treatment for you? It’s essential to establish good oral hygiene first and to address existing issues such as tooth decay and gum disease. Take our quiz to see if tooth whitening or another cosmetic dentistry option is the best way to give you a stunning smile.

If you’re interested in teeth whitening, contact our cosmetic dentist in Salt Lake City today at (801) 876-6556. Warr Dental serves patients in SLC, Utah and surrounding…

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Category: Teeth Whitening

January 31, 2019
Graphic shows how Salt Lake City cosmetic dentist applies porcelain veneers.

Veneers can address a variety of cosmetic concerns such as chips and cracks but also have some health benefits. Your oral health and the appearance of your smile is an investment that often starts at an early age with orthodontics. Whether you realize it or not, the appearance of your teeth impacts how you’re viewed at work and in social circles. The smile is typically what someone notices first when they meet you. Alternately, if you avoid smiling because you’re embarrassed by the state of your teeth, you may seem off-putting to people in your everyday life.

While your smile is a worthy investment, at Warr Dental, we work to make your cosmetic dentistry treatments fit within…

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Category: Porcelain Veneers

January 02, 2019
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Salt Lake City dentistry office lists ways to achieve a healthier smile

One of the most common New Year’s resolutions involve the teeth and gums. Whether it’s flossing more often or finally getting that cracked tooth corrected, Warr Dental can help through regular dental check-ups and cosmetic dentistry. Learn more in the SlideShare below:

If you’re interested in a healthier smile, please contact Dr. Warr in Salt Lake City today at (801) 876-6556 to schedule your…

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Category: Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry

October 30, 2018

The holiday season kicks off with Halloween. Keeping your teeth healthy and white is tough this time of year, but it’s also when those family photos and holiday events bring out your smile. Professional teeth whitening can brighten your smile in time for the holidays, but the leftover Halloween candy and Thanksgiving festivities take a toll on your teeth.

When you come in for in-office whitening treatments or choose our customized take-home trays, you want your results to last as long as possible. Unfortunately, the same dietary and lifestyle habits that caused your tooth staining in the first place can cause more discoloration. We can help you with teeth whitening touch-ups…

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Category: Teeth Whitening

October 25, 2018
TMJ specialist in Salt Lake City explains the causes and treatments of TMJ disorders.

Chronic facial pain can be a sign of several health conditions, including a TMJ disorder. The TMJ is the temporomandibular joint located on both sides of your mouth where the jaw bone connects to your skull. These joints work with localized muscles, bones, and ligaments to accommodate chewing and speaking. TMJ disorders can be caused by any type of TMJ malfunction on one side or both sides of your jaw.

TMJ disorder symptoms range from mild to severe and involve more than just jaw pain, such as:

Intermittent or chronic tinnitus (ringing in the ears) Ear pain or pain around the ear Headaches Neck aches Jaw tenderness Jaw pain that worsens during certain times of the day… Read Full Post

Category: TMJ

July 20, 2018

There are many ways the appearance of your teeth can detract from your smile. Issues such as missing teeth, cracked or chipped teeth, and discolored teeth can cause you to be self-conscious about your smile. Thankfully, at Warr Dental, Dr. Keith Warr offers many solutions to common cosmetic dental concerns to help your smile look its best.

Please view our slideshare below to learn a little more about the cosmetic dental services we offer at our office.

If you’d like to schedule a free initial consultation with Dr. Warr, please contact us by filling out the form on this page or by calling us at 801-876-6556. We’ve been proudly providing quality dental services to the Salt…

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Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

June 26, 2018

At Warr Dental, we offer a range of restorative dental services to aid you in the event that your teeth need to be fixed from an accident or decay. Restorative dentistry techniques can also help with bite dysfunctions and structural tooth issues to provide you with a healthy, beautiful smile. Of these services, we offer porcelain dental crowns and bridges that can be a solution to many oral health problems you may have.

When you come to Warr Dental for your dental needs, you can trust that you’re receiving care from individuals with a passion for maintaining healthy smiles. Led by Dr. Keith Warr, our entire staff believes in providing every patient with detailed information on…

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Category: General Dentistry