Month: January 2022

Don’t Delay Dental Emergency Treatment

When you have chipped or cracked a tooth, or have a restoration that is loose or missing, then you need an emergency visit! Delaying treatment could mean major complications, from uncomfortable decay and infection, to a missing tooth. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about treating dental emergencies.

When Does A Tooth Require Extraction?

When you come to us with a severely damaged tooth, or if you have wisdom teeth soon to arrive, you may need an extraction. This is simply a safe and comfortable tooth removal. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about when and how we extract teeth, and when you may need a… Read more »

A Comfortable Treatment For TMJ Disorder

When you have strain on your jaw joints, or an imbalanced bite, this could lead to the onset of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. You could begin to experience headaches and jaw pain without treatment. Fortunately, your Des Moines, IA, dentist can offer a comfortable treatment option for issues like TMD.

Don’t Let Teeth Grinding Hurt Your Smile

When you grind your teeth on a regular basis, this could lead to damaged smiles and major oral health complications. Which is why you should always seek treatment to stop bruxism and prevent damage! In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist discusses possible treatments for teeth grinding and clenching.