Last Minute Reminders For Your Smile Care In 2018

We know that you are already well aware that we’re coming into the final stretch with 2018 and it’s soon to be over! While you may have your own feelings about what this means to you in different areas of your life, our Ankeny, IA team happens to have some very specific feelings about what this might mean for your dental care! So, take a moment of your already very packed holiday schedule, if you will, to take in our last minute reminders to help you with your smile care in 2018!

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When You Say, “My Smile Doesn’t Feel Good!”

You know when you don’t feel good that you can reflect back on other instances and usually figure out what’s going on. Maybe you have a headache from tension and you can piece the details together. Perhaps you have sniffles and know it’s a cold. The list goes on. When you’re in doubt, you head to your doctor! So, what are you supposed to do, you wonder, when you know that your smile doesn’t feel good but you don’t know why? How about when you have never experienced these symptoms before? What if you have? There’s always one answer that you can come back to no matter what: It’s time to see your local dentist in Ankeny, IA! Not sure why this is always the answer? This is very easy for us to explain!

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Talk With Us Today For Implants By Next Christmas

You might have thought about dental implants a lot this year. You may have even spent a good portion of 2018 thinking about replacing your teeth with them by the holidays. However, the time passes quickly and suddenly you wake up one morning and you’re just weeks away from Christmas. If you feel like you’re finally ready to do something about your tooth loss but you realize you’ve missed having your smile complete by this December 25th celebration, our Ankeny, IA team has an alternate goal that will be easy and relaxing to accomplish: Plan for implants by Christmas 2019!

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You’ve Just Got To See Us For…

There are different reasons to come in for smile care with us! In some cases, it’s because you come up with something that you want, such as teeth whitening. However, when we are talking about the things you need to come in for, you may find that you don’t feel quite as much motivation to set up the appointment and get yourself into our dental chair. What are some reasons you’ve simply got to see us for a dental checkup, you wonder? Are you overlooking anything? Let our Ankeny, IA team help you feel more prepared, so you know you’re receiving care when you need it.

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Your Local Dentist Talks: Floss Facts

Yawn! Sigh. Isn’t there something else we can talk about, you ask, other than dental floss? You know you need to use it, sure, but what could you possibly have to learn that you don’t already know? Well, you might be surprised by some of the details our Ankeny, IA team has to offer. So, before you decide you have probably already mastered the art of all-things-related-to-floss, let our local dentist provide some shocking insight!

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Holiday Crafts And Cocoa 2018

When it comes to the holidays, if there’s one thing there is absolutely no shortage of, it is coziness! When you look forward to all of the cozy details related to this special time of year and you enjoy nothing more than sharing it with your kiddos, you will probably love the upcoming Holiday Crafts And Cocoa event! Don’t miss out.

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2 Ways Holiday Time May Encourage Tooth Decay

Of course, there is no direct connection between the mere existence of the winter holidays and the potential for tooth decay. However, there are some things that tend to come with this time of year that may encourage the development of cavities! While this may cause you to think that this surely puts a damper on your excitement about the merriest of seasons, our Ankeny, IA team reminds you: You can very easily take steps to instead protect yourself from the greater likelihood of a cavity. Learn more about what we mean, so you can simply relax and take in the holiday season with a big, healthy smile on your face!

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Remind Yourself During These Moments: I Must Brush!

Sometimes, you don’t brush your teeth. Right? Well, if you happen to be someone who always brushes twice a day, then we offer you our applause and admiration! However, if you find that there are moments in which you just give in to whatever is going on that seems more important or pressing, then our Ankeny, IA team has some suggestions for you! While we can certainly empathize, we also remind you that there are usually ways to work around your challenge, so you can be sure you’re keeping your dental hygiene and your oral health on the right track!

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Closed For Christmas: Care For Concerns Today!

We know that when you’re experiencing little issues (or even big issues) with your smile, you’d rather just hope and wait. You hope that they go away and you wait for it to happen. While it’s possible for issues like minor irritation or a canker sore to go away, issues that are going to eventually require dental care are not going anywhere. Instead, they are going to get worse! While you may think that you have plenty of time to wait and, as a result, decide you’ll just see us in January, our Ankeny, IA team happens to have some information and wisdom we’d really like to share with you: We are going to be closed for Christmas! So, if you want to avoid all manner of oral- and emotional-related trauma due to smile concerns, the time to see us is right now!

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