Halloween is a fun time for kids and adults alike, however, this is also a time that encourages a lot of sugary sweets. This could be a recipe about tooth decay! In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist discusses tips for keeping teeth strong and free of cavities, and how to enjoy your Halloween without putting smiles at risk!
When you lose a tooth, this means a gap is present in your smile that could complicate how you eat and speak. To fill this gap and restore function and beauty, we may prescribe a dental bridge. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about the steps we take to design and create a custom-made dental bridge.
A dental crown doesn’t have to just be made from metal. In fact, we have a metal-free option that blends with your smile! In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist will explain how we design and craft a cosmetic dental crown, and when your smile may benefit from the placement of one or more of them.
When a tooth becomes infected, this could weaken your smile and lead to major complications, such as the need to remove the tooth in question. However, with root canal therapy, we use endodontic treatment to preserve the tooth and keep your smile whole. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist is going to talk about the root canal process and how we safeguard your smile!
When a cavity forms, you could develop discomfort and eventually suffer from an infection. To avoid major oral health complications, a cavity must be treated quickly. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist will discuss how we place a filling, and the steps we take to diagnose a lifelike one that is free of metal!
A smile makeover addresses multiple esthetic issues at once, completely transforming your smile. If you have major esthetic issues, our team can use this procedure to makeover your smile and offer results you may not have thought possible. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about our smile makeovers.
If you have an uneven smile, your misalignment could eventually cause poor oral health. To address your crooked, crowded, and overlapping teeth, your Des Moines, IA, dentist may suggest straightening your smile with orthodontics. Instead of using braces, we can help with a series of clear and comfortable Invisalign® aligners.
When you have more than one issue with your smile, we may suggest a unique restoration designed purely to improve smile esthetics. With porcelain veneers, we have two visits to completely transform your smile. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how we create and place these unique and lifelike restorations.
A chipped or cracked tooth has become compromised, and the risk of tooth decay and infection will elevate. However, we can repair these teeth, and mask esthetic issues too, with dental bonding. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist explains how we use bonding to repair your smile in one sitting, preventing complications from arising!
When you have discoloration, this could cause embarrassment and you may even try to hide your smile. To offer a solution that brightens teeth by several shades, your Des Moines, IA, dentist may suggest professional teeth whitening. In today’s blog, we have a step-by-step guide to this process.