Reasons Patients Like You Choose Veneers

Porcelain veneers are thin covers placed over the top of natural teeth. Their purpose is to make cosmetic improvements rather than restorative changes. Porcelain veneers have become increasingly popular over the years thanks to their ability to help patients achieve a more ideal smile. In this blog, Dr. Chris McDonald explains some of the most […]

Written by McDonald Family Dentistry on January 22, 2022

What to Look for When Choosing a New Dentist

If you have moved to a new town or are dissatisfied with the care provided by your current dentist, it may be time to explore other options. At McDonald Family Dentistry, we understand that choosing a new dentist can feel overwhelming, but it is imperative that you receive regular, high-quality dental care. To help you […]

Written by McDonald Family Dentistry on December 23, 2021

How Fillings Have Improved in Recent Years

Metallic fillings used to be the best option for treating cavities, but technology has evolved. In fact, many patients who haven’t had a filling in several years are surprised to discover that they now have a better option: tooth-colored fillings. Made with composite resin (which consists of plastic, silica and glass ionomer), tooth-colored fillings have […]

Written by McDonald Family Dentistry on November 23, 2021

It’s time to review your end-of-year dental health benefits. Use it before you lose it!

For many folks, autumn is their favorite time of year. The changing colors of trees, crisp and cool mornings and evenings, and celebrating the beginning of the holiday season are all reasons to bundle up with your loved ones, carve some pumpkins, and make good use of the fireplace. But while autumn may make you […]

Written by McDonald Family Dentistry on November 16, 2017

Getting fit for Spring? Don’t forget your flossing fitness!

Spring is such an exciting and beautiful season, and here in Urbandale we’re experiencing an absolutely gorgeous month of May! At this time of year, many of us are on a fitness kick getting ready for swimsuits and warmer weather sports. In fact, just the other week, Dr. McDonald completed his second marathon in Lincoln, Nebraska. Setting fitness […]

Written by McDonald Family Dentistry on May 16, 2017