Meet Our Summer Dental Dentists

Dr. Colby Broadbent, DDS

Meet Dr. Colby Broadbent! Dr. Colby Broadbent is a cosmetic dentist at Summer Dental in Yukon, Oklahoma. He grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah here he attended the University of Utah School of Dentistry. During his time in dental school, he was given unparalleled instruction and hands-on training in implants, oral surgery, full mouth…

Taking Care Of Your Teeth At Home

While regularly attending your scheduled dental exams is extremely important, it is crucial to practice correct dental hygiene at home. Continue reading for more information and tips on how to best manage your dental health and take care of your teeth at home. Brushing And Flossing We all know brushing twice a day, accompanied by…

What Causes Cavities and How to Stop Them

No one wants to be told they have cavities! But no worries, they can be prevented. We’re here to teach you some ways to avoid cavities, and when you should come in to see us at Summer Dental in Oklahoma City, Norman or Yukon!    What Are Cavities? Cavities are small holes or divets in…

When Should Wisdom Teeth Be Removed?

For many people, the wisdom tooth removal process can be nerve-wracking and frightening. There are many factors that influence if and when an individual should have their wisdom teeth removed. What Are Wisdom Teeth? Wisdom teeth are the third molars in the mouth. They are the last teeth to form and emerge, usually any time…

How Often Should I Visit the Dentist?

Dentists receive certain questions repeatedly on a daily basis. One of the biggest questions that dental professionals regularly receive is: “how often should I visit the Dentist?” The answer to this question is dependent upon each individual person and the state of their oral health. X-Rays, Cleanings And Checkups The regularity and reoccurrence of dental…

What Is A Dental Implant?

Eating Apple with Dental Implants

Dental implants are a shining example of the amazing progression made in the dental industry in recent years! This advancement in technology has made it possible for millions of people worldwide to build a smile they love. Many people have heard of dental implants in passing, but might not be informed on exactly what they…

3 Procedures That Whiten Teeth

There are numerous ways to achieve a dazzling, movie-star smile! While traditional methods of teeth whitening are extremely expensive and a little unpleasant, modern whitening methods are designed to work quickly and efficiently. Here at Summer Dental, we’re dedicated to offering multiple options for affordable teeth whitening. Below is a comprehensive list of 3 popular…

What to do When a Dental Emergency Occurs

In the case of a dental emergency, it is easy to become overwhelmed or frightened. Thankfully, there are a number of things you can do to handle a dental emergency before you are able to make it in to see your dentist. Continue reading to learn what your options are in a few different common…

The Importance Of Maintaining Your Dental Hygiene

If you are like most people, odds are that you feel a certain amount of dread when contemplating your next dental check up or cleaning. It is quite common to experience some sort of fear or anxiety when visiting the dentist; this is an issue that many people struggle with each day. The time in…