The key to keeping a bright and healthy smile throughout adulthood is to practice proper oral hygiene. Adults can get cavities, and gum disease that can lead to serious problems. To keep your smile sparkling it is important to continue to: Brush twice a day! Floss daily to remove plaque from between your teeth and under your gum line, before it can harden and turns into tartar. Once this has formed, it can only be removed by a dental hygienist during a professional cleaning.
THERE ARE PROBABLY good things to be said about most of the practices out there, but we’re confident that we’re one of the special ones. Our Community Involvement The Family Dental Team loved volunteering and being a sponsor during the Mount Pleasant Chamber 'Rock around the Block' in July! Our staff provided tons of giveaways, plus supplied over 200 toothbrushes to the Mount Pleasant community to promote Dental Wellness in our community! Congratulations to Peyton for winnin
WE’VE ALL HEARD that if we want healthy teeth, we should brush twice a day, floss once a day, and schedule regular dental cleaning appointments twice a year. Definitely keep doing those things, but if you want to step up your oral health game, here are a few easy ways to do that. Replace Your Toothbrush Regularly One of the simplest ways you can improve your dental health and hygiene is to replace your toothbrush on a regular basis. Vigorous brushing will make the bristles fr
Dr. Matthew Wettach, a local dentist in Mount Pleasant for Family Dental Health, believes strongly in bringing healthy smiles to local children in Iowa through the I-Smile program. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, untreated tooth decay affects about 25 percent of children aged 3 to 9 living in poverty. The I-Smile Dental Home Initiative is a program that helps Iowa's children connect with dental services. The Iowa Department of Public Health, the