51449 Dentist | 4 Ways to Achieve Optimal Oral Health

December 1, 2020

Keeping up optimal oral health takes more than brushing and flossing. Maintaining oral hygiene demands a bit of work, but it is worth it in the long run. Here are four ways you can improve your dental health right now. Replace your toothbrush more often. When was the last time you replaced your toothbrush? A […]

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Dentist Lake City | An Important Reminder About Your Next Dental Appointment

November 15, 2020

At times, life can seem to move quickly. Between work, school, sports, and social events, it can seem there is little time left for you and your health. It’s imperative for a healthy mouth and body to always have your next dental appointment scheduled and to prioritize this care. Our Lake City dental team will […]

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Lake City Dentist | Dry Mouth – Not Just a Nuisance

November 1, 2020

Normal flow of saliva provides lubrication for swallowing and begins the process of digestion while you chew. Saliva also protects your teeth by neutralizing and washing away acids, sugars, and other particles left behind after eating. From time to time, we all experience some amount of dry mouth. Hot weather, exercise, and dehydration can all […]

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Dentist in Lake City IA | Filling in the Gaps: Your Options for Missing Teeth

October 23, 2020
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Are you embarrassed to show your smile because of missing teeth? For many people, missing teeth can create a feeling of diminished self-confidence. Modern dentistry can not only replace the gaps in your smile, our team can also create long-term replacements that look and feel just like your natural teeth. You have options. Here are […]

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51449 Dentist | 4 Tips for Healthy, White Teeth

October 9, 2020
Lake City Dentist

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. One way to make a lasting impression is to have a healthy-looking smile. Over the years, teeth whitening has become immensely popular. People turn to in-office whitening, over-the-counter whitening, and home-made whitening techniques. Did you know that there are ways to keep […]

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Dentist in Lake City | 3 Simple Ways to Reduce Tooth Decay

September 18, 2020

A happy smile is a healthy smile! There are a number of steps you can take to keep your smile healthy by reducing your risk of developing tooth decay. Here are a few suggestions from our dental team. Eat a Tooth Friendly Diet Reduce the amount of sugars and carbohydrates in your diet. Decay-causing bacteria […]

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Dentist Lake City | Oral Health and Cancer

September 8, 2020

There are over 12 million new cases of cancer diagnosed each year. There are a large variety of different kinds of cancer, some of which are more preventable than others. It might seem obvious that brushing and flossing each day as well as avoiding tobacco can help protect you from oral cancer. However, there are […]

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Lake City IA Dentist | Blood Thinners and Oral Surgery

August 24, 2020
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Blood thinning medications are helpful in regulating your body to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and other serious issues. However, if you are scheduled for oral surgery, it is vital that our oral surgeon is aware of all medications you are using. How Blood Thinners Work There are two types of blood thinners. The first type […]

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Lake City IA Dentist | Men: Here’s What You Need to Know About Keeping Your Mouth Healthy

August 14, 2020
Lake City IA Dentist

Men, dental examinations and treatment are important for you, too. Did you know according to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), by age 72 men lose an average of 5 teeth? That number jumps to 12 if you are also a smoker. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your mouth healthy. Follow these […]

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Lake City IA Dentist | Health Link: Oral Hygiene and Heart Disease

July 22, 2020
Lake City IA Dentist

The human body is a network of interconnected systems and organs. Unfortunately, issues that impact one particular area of your body can also effect the health and function of other areas. Recently, studies have highlighted evidence for links between gum disease and heart disease. While the exact nature of the connection is still being researched, […]

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51449 Dentist | 4 Ways to Achieve Optimal Oral Health

Keeping up optimal oral health takes more than brushing and flossing. Maintaining oral hygiene demands a bit of work, but it is worth it in the long run. Here are four ways you can improve your dental health right now. […]

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Dentist Lake City | An Important Reminder About Your Next Dental Appointment

At times, life can seem to move quickly. Between work, school, sports, and social events, it can seem there is little time left for you and your health. It’s imperative for a healthy mouth and body to always have your […]

Learn More

Lake City Dentist | Dry Mouth – Not Just a Nuisance

Normal flow of saliva provides lubrication for swallowing and begins the process of digestion while you chew. Saliva also protects your teeth by neutralizing and washing away acids, sugars, and other particles left behind after eating. From time to time, […]

Learn More