Month: September 2018

Do You Need Restorative Dentistry In Ankeny?

You might not really know if you need restorative dentistry in Ankeny, IA at the moment but you have a feeling you might. Since you’re not a dentist, of course, this can be a difficult thing for you to figure out on your own! So, let’s talk about what might be going on with your… Read more »

Your Local Dentist Explains: Detecting Symptoms

As you investigate the importance of prevention, particularly coming in for dental checkups, you will discover we talk a lot about the fact that you won’t always notice that there is any problem because there might not actually be any obvious symptoms. As a result, you may think to yourself: Well, if there aren’t symptoms,… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week Open House

October is certainly known for its build up to Halloween but did you know there’s something else that’s quite significant to pay attention to? National Fire Prevention Week takes place during this month, too! Don’t let the excitement of Jack-O-Lanterns and candy overshadow this important time in our nation and in our community, as we… Read more »

Don’t Forget: A Deep Cleaning Is Urgent

When you need a deep cleaning, it’s not something that you can “think about” or put off for as much time as you feel that you need. Instead, it’s a suggestion for a more intensive cleaning than what you receive during a traditional preventive visit and it’s urgent. Why do you need one? Well, because… Read more »

Sleep Apnea Tips From Your Local Dentist!

When you come in to see your local dentist, you know that we are here to help you with your smile and your oral health. What you may have just begun learning about is the fact that we may be able to help you with your sleep, too, at our Ankeny, IA practice. If you… Read more »

Family Dental Questions You Should Feel Confident Asking!

Do you have family dental care questions but you aren’t sure how to get the answers you need? We know that you might want to follow your temptation to seek out answers by typing them into an online search engine or talking to the virtual assistant technology on your phone. However, we think there’s a… Read more »

Preventive Dental Care: Tips From Your Ankeny Dentist

Are you missing anything when it comes to your preventive dental care in Ankeny? Are you sure? If you’re shaking your head from side to side because you know that you brush and floss and you’re no stranger to our practice, we ask you to think again: Are you sure you’re not missing a detail… Read more »

Bunny 101 Program 2018

Nope, we’re not confused. This isn’t an Easter event! Instead, the upcoming Bunny 101 Program is just for individuals and families who are thinking that they might want to add a special bunny friend to their lives (or, perhaps already have) but don’t know a whole lot about these furry little creatures. Feel like you… Read more »

Trouble Drinking Enough Water? Let Your Local Dentist Help.

Yes, we know, it’s not always easy to get enough water on a daily basis. Especially if you’re someone who already doesn’t get quite enough H2O in your diet, you will find that reaching the approximate 64 ounces of water that you should be consuming every 24 hours can seem like too much! Fortunately, your… Read more »

Dental Care At Our Ankeny Practice: How We Repair Damage

You may find yourself staring in the mirror, wondering what to do about your teeth. You know that you have experienced damage. You know that you definitely need some help. However, you’re not entirely sure about the dental care our Ankeny practice offers or how it can help you. In fact, you don’t really know… Read more »