Month: February 2015

Will Porcelain Veneers Hold Up?

Feeling confident about your cosmetic treatment choices is multi-faceted. First, you need to feel good about the potential results of the service you choose. If you have been considering porcelain veneers, then you probably already know they offer a whiter smile, filled gaps between your teeth, improved tooth shape and size, and the camouflaging of… Read more »

Gum Disease: Mouth To Body

Most people have heard that gum disease exists. They’ve also heard that the disease is different for each person, which is mostly accurate. Did you know that gum disease is the leading cause for adult tooth loss in America? 70% of Americans are affected with various severity levels, and the condition can lead to different… Read more »

Bruxism (Teeth Grinding): The Warning Signs

Stress is a common byproduct of life. The family, job, hobby, friends, etc all demand your time each and every day. In some cases, the anxiety of not getting everything done robs you of at least a regular night’s sleep. Unfortunately, some people experience what’s called bruxism in lieu or in addition to not sleeping… Read more »

Teeth Whitening For Your Spring Smile

In a few short months, spring will be upon us. Along with the sunshine and warm weather, you will most likely be outside enjoying activities, family, and friends. Why not surprise everyone with a brighter smile? Your local Ankeny, La dentist provides teeth whitening trays for those with a busy schedule or not enough time… Read more »