Category: Family Dentistry

See Us Pre-Holiday If You Think There’s A Problem

Do you think there may be something happening in your mouth that isn’t exactly the way it should be? Are you worried that you may have the beginnings of a cavity and you probably need a filling but part of you keeps wanting to wait until after the holidays? No matter what the particular worry… Read more »

Your Lip Health This Winter: Need Some Tips?

Do you reflect on winters past and realize that you are probably going to need some professional guidance when it comes to keeping your lip health from turning into something you battle (and lose against) throughout the entire colder season? We know: When you feel ill-equipped to handle your lips, which magically seem to maintain… Read more »

3 Types Of Issues Leading To Loose Teeth

Unless you’re a little kid who is losing your first set of teeth, you know that when your adult teeth wiggle or feel unstable, something isn’t quite as it is meant to be. Of course, we don’t want you to feel alarmed or as though there isn’t help. Our Pella, IA team is here to… Read more »

Final Few Months Of 2018: What’s Left To Do?

We know it’s hard to believe that there are only a few months left within the 2018 year. Didn’t it just begin? Weren’t you finally getting used to writing 2018 on official documents? Well, believe it or not, it really is that time of year again. Of course, before the hustle and bustle of holiday… Read more »

Helping Your Smile: 3 Things You Don’t Realize We Offer

There are those things you likely already know we offer when it comes to helping you with your smile health. You’re aware that we offer preventive care by having you come in for cleanings and checkups every six months. You know that we can help you when damage or disease arises, such as tooth decay,… Read more »

Fluoride: Shoulds And Shouldn’ts For Your Dental Care

You might have some uncertainty regarding dental care and fluoride use. You know that when we talk with you about the toothpaste and other products you use for effective dental hygiene, one of the items mentioned is toothpaste with fluoride as an ingredient. However, that doesn’t mean your mind isn’t occasionally swirling with related questions… Read more »

Do You Know If You’re Really Brushing The Right Way?

When you get used to your usual habits, it’s easy to figure that you’re doing things correctly. However, since you don’t have a dentist at home to run your quick questions by (such as, “Am I brushing with the right method? How long should I brush my teeth?”) it’s often hard to know if you’re… Read more »