Month: October 2019

When Do Patients Need Dental Sedation?

Do you feel anxious about visiting the dentist? If so, then you’re definitely not alone. Studies show that anywhere between 8% and 15% of people in the United States experiences some form of dental anxiety, and this anxiety, whether based on lack of experience or bad prior visits, could stand between you and a healthy… Read more »

Tips For A Cavity-Free Halloween

Halloween is a fun holiday, a chance to dress up in costumes and take your kids trick or treating. However, all that candy won’t just give your kids a tummy ache, but could also increase the risk of tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Charles City, IA, dentist talks about tips for keeping smiles healthy… Read more »

Benefits Of Dental Implants

Dental implants are very different from traditional bridges or removable dentures. Not only do they last longer, but they can provide a more secure solution to tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Charles City, IA, dentist will be looking at the benefits of dental implants, and how we can help you enjoy optimal oral health… Read more »

How Do We Perform A Dental Extraction?

As dental professionals, we want to work with our patients to help them enjoy a full and healthy smile, addressing common problems that could lead to tooth loss. However, sometimes problems or emergency situations arise that require an extraction, in which your Charles City, IA, dentist removes a tooth. How do we perform an extraction,… Read more »