Halloween is such a fun time of year for people of all ages, and we want you to enjoy your Halloween treats without leaving smiles at risk for tooth decay. Which is why in today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist is offering a few simple tips for protecting smiles from cavities!
When you take time to brush and floss your teeth each day, you fight plaque buildup and safeguard your oral health. But unfortunately, many people don’t know how to properly clean your teeth. Which is why your Des Moines, IA, dentist wants to offer some tips on proper brushing and flossing!
When you have aches in your teeth, or if you have gums that feel sensitive and bleed easily, then you may have an oral health issue that needs immediate attention. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist discusses why you shouldn’t ignore this pain, and how our team can offer relief with restorations and more.
Sleep apnea is a serious disorder, one that keeps you from resting well and could even impact your immune system and heart health! Fortunately, we can offer treatment without relying on an uncomfortable CPAP machine. Instead, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about our sleep apnea appliances.
When you have a missing tooth, or even if you need a full denture, then you could benefit from dental implants. These are realistic and long-lasting options to address missing teeth. But what makes them so lifelike? In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about the factors that make them so realistic!
Last week, we looked at how we treat complicated cases of tooth loss with a set of partial dentures. But if you’re missing most of your teeth, or possibly all of them, then you need a more substantial prosthetic. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how full dentures provide a complete smile again.
When you have several gaps in your smile due to untreated tooth loss, a bridge may not be enough to restore function and beauty to your smile. Likewise, you may not yet need a full set of dentures either. For these in-between situations, your Des Moines, IA, dentist could recommend a custom set of partial dentures.
When you have a missing tooth, or up to three in a row, we can help address the gap with a dental bridge. This prosthetic can address the gaps in the smile and offer results that look natural. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how we custom-make a dental bridge, and our options for supporting them.
When a filling isn’t enough to treat a tooth and prevent complications, you may need a dental crown. This restoration is custom-made and often crafted with lifelike materials that blend with your smile. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how we craft and place a dental crown.
When a tooth becomes infected, this could mean serious pain and even difficulty eating. To treat the problem and prevent complications, you may need an endodontic treatment. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about to avoid tooth loss and worsening pain with a root canal procedure.