Month: June 2012

Ankey Cosmetic Dentist Explains Tiny Tooth Cracks

Does your smile appear darker than usual? Have you noticed vertical staining or lines on the front of your teeth? These pesky tooth stains may be craze lines, a smile imperfection that our cosmetic dentist in Ankeny, Dr. Amanda Foust can easily correct. What are these tiny cracks in my teeth? Craze lines are hairline… Read more »

Senior Health Fair in Ankeny Today

If you are over 65 or provide care for a senior, consider attending A June Affair, the health and education fair for seniors. The event will be held at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Catholic Church at 501 E 1st St today, from 1230-330pm, and admission is free. And if you’re looking for a dentist to… Read more »

Children’s Dental Care in Ankeny, Iowa

Dr. Amanda Foust and our team at Dental Impressions place a high priority on children’s oral health. Because your child’s oral health is important, we offer preventive dental services to help prevent tooth decay. The Center for Disease Control recently published a study that shows a rise in childhood tooth decay. Cavities are considered an… Read more »

Why Do You Need a Dental Crown? Your Ankeny Dentist Explains.

When a tooth experiences severe decay or fracture, a filling will not suffice. Often, what is needed instead is a crown. This dental restoration, sometimes referred to as a cap, covers the affected tooth and protects it from further damage. Dr. Foust, at Dental Impressions of Ankeny, wants her patients to understand the why, what,… Read more »