The Health And Beauty Consequences Of Missing Teeth


Today’s article focuses on missing teeth and bone health. Our teeth have many vital functions. We need them to chew our food, talk, and smile. But have you ever considered their role in holding up your face? When we lose teeth, the bone around the site of the extraction begins to loosen. This, in turn, […]

How Does Your Overall Health Affect Your Smile?


Hi! I’m Doctor Andrew Bateman, DMD. Most every day, I can be found at my Lehi dental practice treating dental patients with tooth and gum problems or helping patients prevent them. There are many common medical conditions that pose a risk to oral health. 1) Lehi diabetes patients with high blood glucose often have a […]

Can You Handle A Dental Emergency?


At Bateman Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry, we hope you never experience a serious dental emergency. It’s critical, however, to know what to do in such a situation. Here is a quiz on dental emergencies and other oral dilemmas.1. One of the wires on your braces breaks. What do you do? a. Cut off the loose […]

Take 5: Straight Talk About Braces


Hello, I’m Doctor Andrew Bateman at Bateman Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry. I support healthy oral hygiene and regular, consistent check-ups. Hygiene for braces is a bit different. Here are five vital concerns to keep in mind with braces: 1. Be Careful What You EatSweets and extra food stuck in hard-to-notice spaces may lead to plaque […]