When you have multiple gaps in your smile, and they’re spread out across your arch, this is a case of tooth loss too complicated for a simple bridge or a full denture. To help fill these gaps and return function, beauty, and health to your smile, your Des Moines, IA, dentist could recommend a custom-made partial denture.
When you lose a tooth, or have a gap of two to three teeth in a row, then you need a prosthetic to protect your smile. A dental bridge is a lifelike and durable prosthetic designed to blend with your smile and restore function. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about how we create and place our dental bridges.
When a tooth has become cracked or chipped, or suffers from serious tooth decay, then you may need a dental crown to restore it. A crown is a custom and lifelike restoration we offer for patients of all ages. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist is taking a close look at our custom approach.
When you have a tooth that becomes infected or abscessed, this could cause serious pain and even lead to missing teeth. To save the tooth and offer relief, your Des Moines, IA, dentist could provide treatment with an endodontic procedure, also known as a root canal treatment. This safe and gentle option can help safeguard your oral health!
When you have a cavity, this could eventually lead to toothaches and even the loss of your tooth. To treat the decay and preserve your smile, we may suggest a custom and lifelike composite resin dental filling. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist will discuss how we repair a cavity with a filling, and what steps you can take to avoid cavities.
If you have much more than just stained teeth, including major issues with both the health and beauty of your smile, then you may be in need of a makeover. With a complete smile makeover, we combine both cosmetic and restorative procedures to help transform the smile. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist looks at this process in detail.
When you have misalignment, we could offer relief with cosmetic dentistry. In addition to masking minor cases of poor alignment with veneers, we also have clear and comfortable Invisalign® aligners! These provide a nearly invisible road to an even smile. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about our clear Invisalign® aligners.
Feeling confident in your smile is very important. There are few worse feelings than thinking you shouldn’t smile in pictures or around loved ones because you are self-conscious about your teeth. This is a stressful, if not suffocating, feeling, and it is crucial to take steps to avoid this. Cosmetic dentistry can help fix lots of aesthetic issues, and porcelain veneers are one of the most efficient ways to feel great about your smile once again. In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist discusses the various ways that porcelain veneers can help make your teeth something to smile about. (more…)
We don’t just offer teeth whitening to treat your smile’s esthetic imperfections. We can also mask common blemishes with cosmetic dental bonding and contouring. Even better, your Des Moines, IA, dentist can offer these improvements in only one visit! We can even combine them with whitening and veneers for a smile makeover.
With our custom trays and whitening gel, we can help remove discoloration from your smile. Not only that, but this can limit tooth sensitivity and provide more dramatic results than store bought options! In today’s blog, your Des Moines, IA, dentist talks about our professional approach to brightening smiles.