Month: December 2019

When Does A Tooth Need A Crown?

When you have a minor cavity, you may need a filling. For a small chip or crack, single-visit cosmetic bonding may be prescribed. But when does your Des Moines, IA, dentists recommend a crown? In today’s blog, we look at the benefits of creating and placing a crown, and when we tend to prescribe them… Read more »

Can You Offer Lifelike Replacement Teeth?

We may lose our teeth as a result of gum disease or possibly even an injury or accident. Whatever the cause, addressing your missing teeth and replacing them helps prevent serious complications for your smile’s appearance, health, and even your facial structure. How does your Des Moines, IA, dentist offer lifelike replacement teeth?

Should I Consider A Dental Crown?

When a cavity occurs, a filling is often used to repair the issue. For minor damage, we may opt for a dental bonding treatment. But what about serious damage or worn-down teeth? What if a tooth becomes infected? In these scenarios, the best option is often a dental crown. In today’s blog, your Des Moines,… Read more »

Treating Infected Teeth With Root Canal Therapy

Our teeth can develop an infection due to injury or possibly untreated cavities, but unless treated, this infection could soon lead to a missing tooth. In order to return the tooth to full function and health, your Des Moines, IA, dentist may recommend a root canal procedure. Learn more about this safe and comfortable procedure… Read more »