Month: November 2022

Treating Bruxism With An Oral Appliance

When you have aches in your teeth or chronic headaches, this could be linked to the onset of bruxism. This is a term for chronic teeth grinding and clenching. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how to recognize bruxism, and how we treat it with a custom oral appliance.

Staying Free Of Cavities After Thanksgiving

In just a few days, many of our patients will be celebrating Thanksgiving with their families. We hope everyone enjoys their fest and their favorite dishes. But we also want people to avoid the risk of cavities during the holiday season. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about avoiding holiday-related cavities.

Dental Cleanings Remove Harmful Plaque

When plaque and tartar coat our teeth, this leaves smiles vulnerable to issues like tooth decay and gum disease. But to avoid these major complications, we could offer a professional cleaning every six months! In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about the benefits of having your teeth cleaned twice a year.

Use Your Benefits Before They’re Gone

Do you have dental insurance or possibly a health savings account? If so, then you have benefits that will expire at the end of year unless used! Which is why now is a great time to schedule a visit to your Des Moines, IA, dentist for treatment, so you can end 2022 with a brighter,… Read more »