Onawa IA Dentist | 5 Teeth Sensitivity Myths

April 20, 2020
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Do you suffer from regular sensitivity? Teeth sensitivity is often misunderstood, but our dental team can help you find relief. We’re here to separate the fact from fiction in sensitivity. MYTH: People’s teeth are supposed to hurt when they bite into cold or hot foods. Feelings of sensitivity when eating hot or cold foods should […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | Ow! Your Guide to Canker Sores

April 10, 2020
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A canker sore can make eating, drinking, and talking difficult and even painful. Maintaining your oral health by brushing and flossing may also be difficult with a sore in your mouth, but keeping up with your daily oral hygiene routine is an important step in the healing process. We’ve put together a short guide to […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | How Pregnancy Affects Your Oral Health

March 20, 2020
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During pregnancy, it is essential that you don’t neglect your oral health. A fluctuation in hormones can cause drastic changes in your mouth. Oral health complications have been linked to increased risk in other significant overall health issues. Here are the most common oral health problems, how they can affect your pregnancy, and how to […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | I Chipped a Tooth! What Can I Do?

March 10, 2020
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It usually starts pretty innocently. You’re biting into your favorite hard candy and suddenly you realize that there’s one little hard piece in your mouth you can’t seem to dissolve. You check it out and fear overcomes you when you see it’s a little chipped piece of a tooth. Enamel may be one of the […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | Oral Cancer Risk Factors

February 17, 2020
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 During a comprehensive dental examination, our team will look for signs of oral cancer. Early detection is key with oral cancer. If caught early, most forms of oral cancer are treatable. Our dental team is trained and educated to identify oral cancer. Everyone is susceptible to the disease, but some groups of people are at […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | Dentistry – Past, Present, and Future

January 8, 2020
Onawa IA Dentist | Dentistry - Past, Present, and Future

“Tooth worms” are the cause of tooth decay. That was the headline of a Sumerian text from around 5,000 B.C.E. Fortunately, the dental industry has evolved since then and we know “tooth worms” don’t exist. Here’s how dentistry has evolved into the comfortable, safe, and beneficial science of today. In the Beginning Did you know […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | Repair Your Smile with Dentures

December 4, 2019
Onawa IA Dentist | Repair Your Smile with Dentures

Our dental team is pleased to provide high-quality removable dentures to new and existing patients who have experienced the loss of some or all of their teeth. These dentures are custom-crafted to fit the individual patient’s mouth and specific tooth replacement needs. They provide both a cosmetic and functional replacement solution for tooth loss. To […]

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Onawa IA Dentist | 12 Reasons to See Your Dentist

November 19, 2019
Onawa IA Dentist | 12 Reasons to See Your Dentist

Don’t wait until you’re in pain to see your dentist! Most people make time to clean out the house, car, garage, or closets at least twice a year. Why not include your oral health on your “to do” list? Schedule an Appointment Now! Regular professional cleaning and examinations are essential to maintaining optimal oral health. […]

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Onawa, IA Dentist | The Truth About Dental Anxiety

February 14, 2019

Is anxiety or nervousness preventing you from visiting our team? Dental treatments should not be a cause of stress. If you worry about pain, embarrassment, or loss or control during a dental examination, we want you to know two very important things: You are not alone and We can help. Dental Anxiety Is Common Research […]

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Dentist in Onawa | Optimal Gum Health for Seniors

February 14, 2019

For seniors, it is imperative that gum health is a top priority. As you age, your risk of developing periodontal (gum) disease increases. Periodontal disease is both preventable, and in many cases, reversible. When left untreated, it can lead to more serious complications such as bloody or swollen gums, and even tooth loss. Even more […]

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Plaque: Your Teeth’s Number One Enemy | Dentist in Onawa

When buying a toothbrush, toothpaste, or coming into our office, you often hear the word “plaque” associated with the health of your teeth. Plaque is one of the main reasons why it is so important to keep up with a […]

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Tooth Decay – Something You Need to Know About | 51040 Dentist

Painful, infected teeth are not a pleasant experience, but they are common symptoms of tooth decay. The good news however is that tooth decay is preventable. Your best defense against decay is a daily oral hygiene routine, as well as […]

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The One Piece of Gear Every Athlete Needs | Dentist in Onawa

An injury to your mouth can be a painful, expensive experience. For athletes, mouth and tooth injuries are a very real risk. Mouth guards are an excellent tool for protecting your mouth from injury and harm. Our dentist in 51040 […]

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