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Thursday, November 7, 2013

DR. DAVIS Joins Two New Professional Organizations

Dr. Davis joined the and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

The AACD Mission
The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry® (AACD) is dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry and encouraging the highest standards of ethical conduct and responsible patient care. The AACD fulfills its mission by: offering superior educational opportunities; promoting and supporting a respected Accreditation credential; serving as a user-friendly and inviting forum for the creative exchange of knowledge and ideas; and providing accurate and useful information to the public and the profession.

AND the International Congress of Oral Implantologists 

The International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) was founded in 1972. Devoted to providing implant education to the entire dental team to better serve its patients, the ICOI is not only the world’s largest dental implant organization, but it is also the world’s largest provider of continuing dental implant education.

Our Mission
To serve the needs of all of our members, including each segment of the dental implant team, and to provide them with high quality education to better serve their patients.
Our Vision
The ICOI's vision is to substantially advance the science and quality of the practice of implant dentistry. To guarantee our mission and vision, the ICOI strives:
  • To support clinical and basic research and report the findings to our membership
  • To recognize the achievements of our members
  • To interface with related health care and manufacturing entities worldwide
  • To promote high standards of personal and professional ethics
  • To encourage international fraternity
  • To provide accurate and substantive information for existing and potential patients.
The ICOI is an Affiliate of the FDI World Dental Federation.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Calvin Klein Model: Spencer Burhoe

Calvin Klein Model: Spencer Burhoe

Poor quality composite veneer redone by Dr. Jordan D. Davis 





Thursday, September 26, 2013



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Tuesday, September 3, 2013


Davis Dental Values your Smile 

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. ~Thích Nhất Hạnh


Both upper and lower teeth were restored with porcelain crowns to bring patient’s bite into proper occlusion.
After rehabilitation, upper lip support is slightly increased leading to a more youthful appearance.


The upper right canine and premolar were also restored with porcelain crowns.


Due to thin tissue around upper right lateral incisor (tooth #7), a soft tissue (gum) graft was performed to increase tissue thickness for long-term survival of the implant

Friday, August 30, 2013


Clinpro 5000 Anti-cavity Toothpaste* 


*Our office proudly carries Clinpro 5000. Dr. Davis and his team also use this product for their personal use. Please contact our office for more information. 

About this product 

Clinpro 5000 toothpaste is a breakthrough in anti-cavity toothpaste technology. This prescription-strength 5000ppm fluoride toothpaste aids in caries prevention, helps strengthen enamel and helps reverse white spot lesions. Available in three flavors: Vanilla Mint, Bubble Gum and Spearmint.
  • Strengthens teeth better than leading brands.
  • Remineralizes lesions throughout—not just on the surface.
  • Delivers more fluoride to the tooth than other leading brands tested.
  • Contains 1.1.% NaF (5000 ppm fluoride ion).
  • Contains tri-calcium phosphate ingredient (TCP), so Clinpro 5000 toothpaste releases a high level of fluoride plus calcium andphosphate—components found naturally in saliva.
  • Gentle cleaning, gentle whitening.
  • Low abrasion.
  • Replaces conventional toothpaste regimen.
  • Available in a convenient 4 oz flip-top tube (approx. 6 month patient supply).
  • Prescription only.

Patient Brochure

Scientific Research

"The placebo resulted in the deepest indentations, while the 
two dentifrices containing fTCP and the 1,100 ppm fluoride dentifrice 
containing ACP resulted in the shallowest indentations. Therefore, 
sodium fluoride (NaF) formulations containing calcium technologies 
such as fTCP show promise in remineralizing white-spot lesions."

"Due to this superiority, these results suggest the combination of 5,000 ppm fluoride plus the tricalcium phosphate system may provide significant anticaries benefits relative to fluoride-only and fluoride-free dentifrices."

"The Chief Executive Officer at Indiana Nanotech, Robert Karlinsey reported the findings in American Journal of Dentistry’s December 2011 issue. Karlinsey found that Clinpro toothpaste, which comprises a fluoride-compatible tricalcium phosphate system developed by him, demonstrated high effectiveness at filling the tubules when compared to four other major brands."

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


Reconstructive and Cosmetic 
Surgery and Sedation 



Sunday, June 23, 2013

Botox and Salt Lake Tribune Article: Could Botox be coming soon to a dentist near you?

Paul Fraughton | Salt Lake Tribune Dr. Jordan Davis injects his patient Janet Staples with Botox. Janet works as the office manager at Dr. Davis's dental clinic but is also a patient. Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Could Botox be coming soon to a dentist near you?
Cosmetic dentistry » Utah dentists starting to use the neurotoxin to ease jaw pain, but are barred from using it cosmetically.
First Published Jun 22 2013 01:01 am • Last Updated Jun 22 2013 08:14 pm
When Wade Paxman is stressed, he clenches and grinds his teeth.
The conventional treatment, mouth guards, protect his enamel but don’t ease his jaw pain or crushing headaches. Recently, however, the 53-year-old found relief in a drug most commonly used to rid middle-aged women of unwanted wrinkles: Botox.
"It’s just magic. I love it," said Paxman, who drives from Brigham City to Bountiful every six months for treatment. "I’m saving my teeth and enjoying better health. It’s as simple as that."
The off-label use of Botox to treat jaw tension and pain is experimental and just catching on in Utah. A few oral surgeons use it therapeutically; Paxman was only able to find one dentist who offers it.
But growing interest in the drug’s dental applications is forcing debate over whether dentists should use it cosmetically.
Utah law is vague and says dentists can administer and prescribe drugs "related to and appropriate in the practice of dentistry."
In 2008, the licensing board defined that to include Botox, but only for therapeutic reasons. Cosmetic uses — injecting it for a wrinkle-free brow or smile — are off limits, the board declared.
Utah dentists aren’t exactly clamoring to add Botox to their smile makeover repertoire of teeth whitening and veneers. Oral surgeons have free rein to use it.
And, for now, the Utah Dentist and Dental Hygienist Licensing Board isn’t inclined to revisit the rules for dentists, despite lobbying this spring by Allergan, the maker of Botox.
"They wanted us to commit to the fact that a general dentist can order Botox and said otherwise we won’t sell to dentists, period," said the board’s chairman Rich Radmall, a dentist in Ogden. "The board hasn’t taken a stand. We’re cautious to change anything categorically without knowing the full ramifications."
Radmall is on the fence. "I imagine there’s growing interest in Botox by younger dentists coming out of school. It’s kind of like sleep dentistry. Everyone was a little afraid of it, and proceeded with caution. Now sedation is a mainstream tool," he said.The dentistry board in Massachusetts approved a policy last March, allowing general dentists to administer botulinum toxins and other injectable wrinkle reducers, called dermal fillers, joining 20 other states with similar rules, according to the American Dental Association (ADA). Key to the decision was growing interest by academics in Boston’s dental schools, the ADA says.
But changing regulations would require further study and legislation, he said. "As a board we talked about there needing to be some kind of training requirement."
Others argue Botox injections are well within a dentist’s scope of practice.
Dentists inject local anesthetic into patients’ cheeks and gums. And they’re free to administer "Botox Therapeutic," which is the same product in different packaging.
Botox is the same neurotoxic protein that, in large doses, causes botulism, a rare paralyzing illness often linked to food poisoning. In rare cases, it can spread beyond the injection site and cause paralysis, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration.
But side effects are generally temporary, since Botox wears off.
"A Botox injection is a Botox injection, whether you’re using it to treat pain or reducing wrinkles, it’s still the same risk," said Paxman’s dentist, Jordan Davis, who underwent a year of oral surgery training in dental school that covered Botox and dermal fillers.
"Our practice is a cosmetic practice, so it would be pretty cool to use dermal fillers to really enhance patients’ smiles," he said.
For now, though, he uses Botox on a sparingly few patients with severe jaw clenching and grinding, called bruxism.
Davis gauges the dose, or number of units, according to a patient’s size and severity of their grinding, generally injecting the Botox into the jaw and temple.
The drug "tames" the muscles, he said. "I usually start pretty low and have them come back within a few weeks to see how it’s working."
Botox won’t fix temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ), such as arthritis or dislocations, but for patients such as Paxman, it’s "a blessing," Davis said.
Before Botox, Paxman said he woke nearly every morning with a "bad" headache. "As you can imagine, it’s not a good way to live," he said.
His jaw muscles don’t feel weak or numb after treatment, he said. "It’s not like novocaine."
Davis charges Paxman $10 a unit; the last treatment totalled $450.
"But I’d pay $2,000," Paxman said. "It’s hard to describe what a difference it’s made for me. It’s a quality-of-life issue."
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Wednesday, June 5, 2013



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