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Dr. Don Bigelow, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Don Bigelow is a Dentist practicing in Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Bigelow specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
Dr. Don Bigelow, D.D.S.
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • Accepting new patients

Can dentists treat sleep apnea?

Yes. Search for a dentist who is board certified in dental sleep apnea. He will have the necessary training and skills to help you. Search in The American Sleep and Breathing Academy READ MORE
Yes. Search for a dentist who is board certified in dental sleep apnea. He will have the necessary training and skills to help you. Search in The American Sleep and Breathing Academy for a Diplomate near you.

Can my abscess go away on its own?

No it won’t go away on its own. You have an infection that needs to be treated. Antibiotics alone won’t cure the problem.

Does a wisdom tooth need to be removed?

Not in all cases. If you have sufficient room for the wisdom tooth and it is healthy, it won’t need to be removed.

Is it possible to whiten my teeth at home?

Yes there are over the counter whitening systems available. Most require much more time and effort to whiten your teeth than if it is done by a dentist.

I grind my teeth while I sleep. Should I get a mouth guard?

Yes. Grinding teeth can cause severe wear on your teeth. You may also experience joint pain in your jaws, and your grinding could also be a sign of something more serious such READ MORE
Yes. Grinding teeth can cause severe wear on your teeth. You may also experience joint pain in your jaws, and your grinding could also be a sign of something more serious such as sleep apnea.

I never grew out of my buck teeth. What should I do?

Many adults get braces. It’s never too late to straighten your teeth!!

Experiencing some discomfort in teeth. What should I do?

Seek out a dentist for a diagnosis. It could be decay that you cannot see without an X-ray.

Why does a cracked tooth have to be pulled?

If the tooth is cracked down the root, then it must be pulled. Teeth don’t mend themselves like our bones do.