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added on: July 24, 2017
tooth sensitivity-Dental Touch-Cedar Rapids IA

Too hot? Too cold? Both? Everybody experiences tooth sensitivity at some point or another because it’s one of the most common dental conditions and, well, ice cream is awesome. But how do you know if your tooth sensitivity is not a big deal or a very big deal? What can… Read More…

Posted In: Enamel

added on: April 19, 2017
invisalign adults-Dental Touch-Cedar Rapids IA

As much as it stinks to get braces as a teenager – no more candy! – orthodontics become even more complicated when you’re an adult. Adults have to deal with the same issues as teenagers, like bread getting stuck everywhere after you take a bite of a sandwich, but there’s… Read More…

Posted In: Invisalign

added on: March 27, 2017
TMD jaw-Dental Touch-Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA

Headache? Probably just a cold. Neck ache? Must’ve slept on it wrong. Earache? Hopefully not another sinus infection. Waking up with any of these symptoms isn’t the best start to the morning, but you don’t think much of it. You definitely don’t assume it’s temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD)! Even when… Read More…

Posted In: TMD

added on: March 21, 2017
mouth guard -Dental Touch-Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA

Look out for mouth guards this March. While you’re cheering on your favorite team in the NCAA Tournament, pay attention to a player after a particularly bad call. He or she might throw a dirty look at the referee initially, but once the fans react to the call on the… Read More…

added on: November 10, 2016
Sonicare-Manual-Toothbrush Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA

Manual toothbrushes have been king of the toothbrush kingdom since 1938. That’s when the first toothbrush to use nylon for bristles instead of hog’s hair was introduced. It was called “Doctor West’s Miracle Toothbrush.” We’re still using manual toothbrushes today, so they did something right. But now Philips Sonicare toothbrushes… Read More…

added on: October 18, 2016
Laser Dentistry Treatments Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA

The dreaded shot. The dreaded drill. The dreaded puffy face. As if the cavity itself wasn’t bad enough, you have to go get the thing fixed. Ugh. Luckily, there’s another option these days. Laser dentistry can fix cavities without all the painful stuff. Just imagine getting rid of that toothache… Read More…

added on: September 14, 2016
water flosser kids-Dental Touch Associates Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA

No matter what, dentists know when a patient hasn’t been flossing regularly. Without proper care, bacteria collects along the gum line, hardens into tartar and causes gum disease. Luckily, gum disease is preventable, and these days there’s another weapon in the fight for healthy gums. A water flosser shoots a… Read More…

added on: August 22, 2016
kids-dental-checkups. Contact Dental Touch Associates Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA.

New School Year is Perfect Time for Kids’ Dental Checkups One of the many rites of fall is getting kids ready to go back to school. Most parents and kids are happy to get back into the routine. Once the initial list of “to-dos” like buying school supplies is completed,… Read More…

added on: July 19, 2016
teeth whitening-at home or in your dentist's office. Contact Dental Touch Associates Cedar Rapids-Marion, IA.

Would you like to have a smile that dazzles? Almost everyone does. There are a number of teeth whitening systems and products available today that can help turn stained or yellow teeth into pearly whites. How do you know which one will work best for you?  Before you glide down… Read More…

Posted In: Uncategorized

added on: April 11, 2016
Dental Touch of Cedar Rapids, IA, uses neuromuscular dentistry to treat TMD.

What is TMD? Many people suffer from temporomandibular disorder (TMD), or a disorder in the function or movement of the jaw.  There are many signs and symptoms that can occur with this disorder which can include ongoing headaches, migraines, ear pain, jaw pain, clicking and popping of the jaw joint,… Read More…

Posted In: TMD, Uncategorized

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