Misalignment impacts patients of all ages and backgrounds. If you have crooked and crowded teeth, you’re not alone. You’re also more likely to develop oral health complications, such as tooth decay and TMJ disorder. To help our Des Moines, IA, patients with misalignment, we may recommend invisible smile correction with Invisalign®.
Despite being coated in tooth enamel, the strongest substance in the human body, our teeth still sustain damage from sports injuries or other accidents. While we often repair minor chips with bonding, what about a dental fracture? Without treatment, a cracked tooth could pose serious danger for smiles in Des Moines, IA.
A dental crown covers the entirety of your visible tooth structure, while a dental filling addresses decay and small portions of the tooth that require treatment. But what if you need something in between? In today’s blog, we’re talking about how partial crowns help smiles in Des Moines, IA.
Looking for a smile makeover in Des Moines, IA? In order to address multiple esthetic concerns and transform a smile’s appearance, we may suggest a thin restoration. How do porcelain veneers transform smiles? What does placement involve?
Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? With that in mind, what better time to talk about protecting smiles in Des Moines, IA from cavities and gum disease. Find out what you can do to enjoy a healthy smile!
If you have a chipped tooth, you may assume this is a minor issue and not one requiring a visit to the dentist. However, even minor chipped teeth actually qualify as dental emergencies. Without treatment, the health and stability of smiles in Des Moines, IA, could be at risk.
We love Halloween as much as anyone. However, we also know that excessive candy consumption is a recipe for tooth decay. Fortunately, there are ways our Des Moines, IA, patients may avoid the onset of cavities. Let’s look at what can be done to protect smiles from tooth decay.
Children of all ages are susceptible to tooth decay, even toddlers and babies can develop cavities. However, there are ways to help safeguard young smiles against cavities. In today’s blog, we’re taking a look at the preventive treatments we offer kids in Des Moines, IA.
Whether you’re a kid or an adult, your teeth are susceptible to cavities. However, using natural looking dental restorations, we can help return your tooth to full function and health. How do we create natural looking fillings and when should you see your Des Moines, IA, dentist?
When you lose between one and three missing teeth in a row, you need a lifelike prosthetic to restore the function, health, and appearance of your smile. Fortunately, we offer our Des Moines, IA, patients two different types of dental bridges to address minor tooth loss. Find out more about our traditional and implant-secure tooth replacement options in today’s blog.