When Do Adult Teeth Form?

Jim Ellis, DDS: When do Adult Teeth form? I get asked this a lot. The answer to this question is that adult teeth form very early on in life. This is why the American Dental Association (ADA) recommends fluoride at an early age. In the picture below, you will see the...

Ogden Dentist: Extracting a Tooth

Jim Ellis, DDS (dentist in Ogden, Utah): Extracting a Tooth Typically, extracting a tooth is not that big of a deal. With the advances in anesthetics and instruments a tooth can be removed fairly easily and without too much discomfort. And that’s the end of the...