Temporary Crowns Need to Be Maintained During a Dental Bridge Restoration

A dental bridge restoration typically calls for Drs. Jared Hill and Jerel Hill to remove the tooth enamel layer from each of the teeth surrounding the void left by the missing tooth. These abutments consist of the healthy dentin layer, and will eventually anchor the dental bridge in your mouth.... Read more »

Curtailing Certain Bad Habits Can Help Prevent Chips and Dental Fractures

A chipped or fractured tooth can often prove to be more than just a nuisance. Some can cause pain and discomfort as well as lead to other potential complications. Even if the damaged tooth doesn’t cause persistent discomfort, the compromised tooth enamel could be increasingly vulnerable to tooth decay. Should this... Read more »


You’ve used toothpaste for most of your life. Walk down the oral health isle of any grocery or drugstore and you’ll find dozens of brands of toothpaste... Crest, AIM, AquaFresh, Colgate, and more are all household names.  But what’s in toothpaste?  Is there a difference between brands?  What about prescription, specialty,... Read more »

Foods to Stock Up On After a Tooth Extraction

If you, a child, sibling or spouse are getting ready to have a tooth extraction, you almost certainly will want to know what foods to stock up on and what foods to avoid for a few days. As you might have guessed, soft foods are the right choice. Here are... Read more »

Root Canal Therapy Can Save an Infected Tooth in Your Smile

Drs. Jared Hill and Jerel Hill along with the rest of our At Hill Family Dental team are pleased to offer root canal therapy for our patients in Orem, Utah, and the surrounding communities. This endodontic therapy restores damaged tooth pulp and nerves which may be infected. Without the root canal treatment, the damaged... Read more »

Have You Considered Dental Implants to Help You Restore Your Smile?

Has your smile confidence suffered because you have lost teeth? If so, you are not alone. At Hill Family Dental, we have helped our patients with missing teeth restore their confidence in addition to their oral health with the help of durable and aesthetically pleasing dental implants. With dental implants,... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Hill Family Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »