Month: October 2020

A Professional Approach To Removing Teeth Stains

If you have stained teeth, you may be tempted to try over-the-counter options, such as strips or whitening toothpaste. However, these could lead to tooth sensitivity and minor results at best. To enjoy a significantly brighter smile, you should contact your Des Moines, IA, dentist to talk about professional teeth whitening.

Safeguard Your Smile This Halloween

Halloween is such a fun time of year! Who doesn’t love spooky movies and fun costumes? But even if you’re staying in this year, Halloween still means we’re likely to consume more sugary sweets than usual. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist will look at what you can do to avoid the onset… Read more »

How Do I Mitigate The Discomfort Of A Dental Emergency?

A dental emergency is a serious issue that impacts the teeth or gums, such as a crack or chip, and requires attention to prevent the onset of major oral health complications. However, in between your injury and seeing us for care, you could be experiencing serious discomfort. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist… Read more »

When Is Extraction Good For Your Smile?

We often use treatments to repair damaged teeth and prevent them from becoming lost. However, sometimes there are serious issues that even a filling or crown cannot address. To prevent major complications, many of which could mean further tooth loss, we may extract the tooth completely. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist looks… Read more »

Treating TMJ And Bruxism By Fixing Your Bite

When our bites have poor function and balance, which means they don’t fit together properly, this could lead to serious complications down the road. However, your Des Moines, IA, dentist knows how to help you avoid the pain and complications of issues like TMJ disorder and bruxism (teeth grinding). In today’s blog, learn how we… Read more »