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Root canal vs Implant. Which choice is right? Dr. Plumb answers your question

When deciding between whether to restore a tooth requiring root canal therapy, or replacing the tooth with an implant, the biggest factor is the long term prognosis for the tooth. The prognosis is determined by how much healthy tooth structure remains after the root canal therapy is completed. The more ...

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Dental Tip Tuesday – Dental Cavities

From the Center for Disease Control (CDC): More Than 20% of Seniors over 65 had untreated cavities in 2008.USA Today reported that "cavities are not just for kids." Figures from the CDC indicate that "more than 20% of people over age 65 had untreated cavities in 2008," with "poor people, ...

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Dental Tip Tuesday – “Smart” Mouth Guards

Dental note from Dr. Plumb: The dental field is so exciting because of constant improvements in techniques and upgrades in technology. One recent development is the smart mouth guard. It is a mouth guard with sensors imbedded in the material which will provide the wearer as well as his/her dentist ...

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Dental Tip Tuesday – Periodontitis

Center for Disease Control (CDC) Study: Nearly Two-Thirds of US Adults over 30 have Periodontitis.A press release announced that "a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirms that nearly one out of two U.S. adults age 30 and over - 64.7 million Americans - has ...

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Plumb Dental Campaign

  Plumb Dental is excited to announce our new campaign... Share Your Smile!We want to know what makes you smile? Stay tuned for more of our campaign news. And THANK YOU for allowing Plumb Dental to serve you.    

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National Dental Assistant Recognition Week

March 1-7, 2015 is National Dental Assistant Recognition Week At Plumb Dental, we are so grateful for these ladies: Stephanie, Janet, Traci, Jodi and Alex are Dental Assistants at our office. They work so hard taking care of all of our patients, we wanted to take a moment to thank each ...

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Plumb Dental Is Giving Away An Oral-B Toothbrush

It's giveaway time! We are giving away an Oral-B Triumph Toothbrush, valued at $95.00. HOW TO ENTER:1. Go to our page on facebook Plumb Dental | St. George, Utah Dentist and LIKE our page. Leave a comment on our page letting us know what you like about Plumb Dental. 2. For an additional ...

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Plumb Dental Welcomes New Addition

  We are pleased to welcome sweet baby Grady to our Plumb Dental extended family! One of our hygienists Jess along with her husband Matt are the proud first time parents to this little nugget. Are you a patient who loves to see Jess for your regular cleaning and check up? ...

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Q & A with Dr. Plumb A St. George, Utah, Pediatric Dentist

Have you taken your toddler to see the dentist yet? How was their experience? Dr. Plumb and his team strive to provide a great experience for every patient that sets foot in our door. We believe that we are shaping a lifetime of oral health care so we want to ...

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St. George Marathon- A Plumb Dental Tradition

It's been a long standing tradition for the team at Plumb Dental to cheer on the runners at the marathon each October. We get there early, line the street with ice buckets, wash cloths, signs, and cheer on each runner as we hand them a nice refreshing cold wash cloth. The ...

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