Month: March 2019

Fixing Your Cracked Tooth

Whether due to a sports injury, or simply biting down on a particularly tough piece of food, your teeth can develop cracks and fractures. Without treatment, this damage could lead to serious complications for your overall oral health. How do we repair cracked teeth and restore your smile’s health and beauty?

Using Extractions To Prevent Wisdom Tooth Impaction

Some people don’t need to worry about wisdom teeth. However, many of us will develop serious complications should wisdom teeth erupt. In order to protect smiles in Des Moines, IA, we will often perform a safe and comfortable extraction, removing these teeth before they put your oral health in danger. How do we extract these… Read more »

Stopping Your TMJ-Related Headaches With Appliance Therapy

If you often experience headaches or pain in your jaw, then you may be suffering from the common symptoms of TMJ disorder. Without treatment, TMD may even cause problems opening and closing your mouth. Fortunately, we help patients in Des Moines, IA, with oral appliance therapy. How do custom-made appliances stop TMD and when should… Read more »

How Does A Deep Cleaning Stop Gingivitis?

For a number of reasons, many of us will be likely to develop gum inflammation, also known as gingivitis. What can be done to protect smiles in Des Moines, IA, from gingivitis and other periodontal issues? We may suggest deep cleanings, also known as periodontal cleanings, to address these issues and help maintain optimal oral… Read more »