Over time, issues with eruption of our teeth, thumb sucking in childhood, and a myriad of other factors could lead to the onset of dental misalignment. In addition to impacting our smile’s beauty, crooked and crowded teeth could mean poor oral health as well. In order to fix this issue for smiles in Charles City, IA, we may suggest clear and comfortable Invisalign® aligners!
When the new school year starts, you and your family will become much busier, so between work, school, and extracurricular activities, finding time to see the dentist could be tough. Which is why we recommend families in Charles City, IA, make time for a back-to-school checkup and cleaning visit. Let’s work together to be sure your little one is ready for the new school year!
Did you know that with a single cosmetic treatment option, we can completely change the appearance of smiles in Charles City, IA? By creating one or more porcelain veneers, we can help improve the appearance of your smile in as little as two visits. How do we use veneers to transform your smile? What does the fabrication and placement process involve?
When a tooth becomes worn down or chipped, the risk of serious complications arises. In order to protect smiles from damage, we may suggest treatment with cosmetic dentistry. With bonding and contouring in particular, your Charles City, IA, dentist can offer repair in a single visit. When should you seek treatment with dental bonding?
From the foods and drinks we consume, to our oral healthcare habits, a number of factors can lead to stained teeth. But once our smiles develop discoloration, what can we do to brighten our smiles? In today’s blog, we’re looking at the options your Charles City, IA, dentist offers to brighten smiles and help them shine.
Snoring is a common habit, and while some people may never snore, others may do it constantly. In some cases, it can be so consistent that it may have an impact on your health and wellbeing. At our Charles City, IA, dentist’s office, we can often help patients address chronic snoring conditions and help them sleep more peacefully with the help of a custom-designed sleep appliance. If you have chronic sleep apnea – a sleep disorder that can be related to chronic snoring – then an appliance may help you alleviate it, as well. (more…)
If you grind your teeth at night on a regular basis, did you know that you could end up damaging your teeth? Over time, smiles could become cracked, chipped, or develop decay and infection. In order to help stop bruxism in Charles City, IA, we offer a comfortable and non-invasive solution to teeth grinding. Learn more about oral appliance therapy in today’s blog.
You’re not the only one with a smile susceptible to tooth decay. Children of all ages can develop cavities too, from babies to older kids and teens. In order to help safeguard young smiles against the onset of painful cavities, we offer families in Charles City, IA, preventive treatments. When should a child receive a fluoride treatment or dental sealant?
When was the last time you scheduled a visit to see your Charles City, IA, dentist for a checkup and cleaning? Often, we find patients may not quite realize how these routine visits help protect smiles from serious issues, including tooth decay and gum disease, and how they may offer the earliest possible diagnosis of oral cancer. Let’s look at why you should schedule your checkup and cleaning visit soon!
Missing teeth means the overall health of your smile suffers. Along with impacts on your smile’s appearance, you may be more likely to development misalignment, further tooth loss, and even a prematurely aged appearance. To help, we offer our Charles City, IA, residents implant dentistry. How do you know if you qualify for dental implants?