Category: General & Preventive Dentistry

We Provide Dental Services For Kids And Adults

While everyone in your household should enjoy the right care for their teeth and gums, the “right” care can vary for kids and adults. Does this mean you will need to make arrangements at separate practices to make sure everyone enjoys proper care? Thanks to our Ankeny, IA dentist’s office, area families can take care… Read more »

Why You May Need A Periodontal Cleaning

At a typical dental checkup, you will have plaque and tartar removed from your enamel, a task performed by your hygienist. By providing this service, we lower your risk for problems that could lead to oral health complications that demand more involved services. Our Ankeny, IA dentist’s office is ready to help you take care… Read more »

Making Smart Use Of Your Dental Benefits

At the beginning of the new year, many people enjoy a renewal of their dental benefits, or take on new coverage that they can use to protect their smile. Taking advantage of your access to preventive dental care will be important. After all, you can rely on routine appointments to provide helpful updates about your… Read more »

3 Ways You Can Protect Your Healthy Gums

If you want to have a happier, healthier 2022, make sure you keep up with habits that help you avoid gum disease. Problems with your periodontal health can have more impact on you than you might realize. A serious infection can lead to tooth loss, and it can also make you vulnerable to further issues… Read more »

Scheduling Preventive Dental Visits For 2022

Do you have all the right plans in place to enjoy a happy and healthy new year? Make sure you have plans in place for preventive dental appointments for 2022. Scheduling these services will ensure that you have access to reliable updates about the condition of your teeth and gums as well as cleanings that… Read more »

Teeth Cleanings And Your Gingivitis Risk

There are several actions you can take to control your gingivitis risk. Keeping up with both brushing and flossing will be important, as both of these services are good for removing bacteria that can start to infiltrate your gum line as time passes. You should also take the time to see your dentist for regular… Read more »

Using Your Dental Benefits In The New Year

As the new year approaches, you should start thinking about how you can make the most of 2022. That can mean thinking about bigger resolutions and goals, but it also means tending to smaller but still important matters. One matter to take care of concerns your oral health. To stay consistent with smile care, you… Read more »

What Can I Do To Prevent Gum Disease?

When you start to discover just how harmful gum disease can be if it is not properly managed, you can grow understandably concerned with how to avoid this problem. Your first line of defense is through your oral hygiene routine. Daily brushing and flossing efforts fight the buildup of bacteria that can cause problems with… Read more »

Our Services Are Available To Kids And Adults

Our dental office is happy to support families in and around Ankeny, IA by providing all-ages oral health care. What that means is that you can have an easier time setting up dental appointments for everyone in your household, and you can enjoy the support of one trusted office for everyone’s smile care. For our… Read more »

Dealing With Gingivitis At The Dentist’s Office

As bacteria gather on our teeth, we run the risk of experiencing problems with gingivitis when those microbes start to accumulate below the gum line. If this happens, the problem can be reversed if it is dealt with in time. Unfortunately, that initial infection can be the start of a larger issue if proper periodontal… Read more »