Entries by Omni Dental Centre

Why Invisalign?

When it comes to altering your smile, there is often a great debate over the benefits of Invisalign vs. braces – and to make your decision easier for you… Omni Dental is here to do all the comparing for you. Braces: Effectively treats a wide variety of cases, including crowding, spacing, crossbite, overbite and underbite  […]

Bruxism – A Real Kick in the Teeth

Bruxism, also known as the grinding and or clenching of your teeth, is a common yet sincerely frustrating and painful condition. Left untreated, it can also lead to unnecessary further complications such as TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Disorders) along with pain and discomfort in other areas, causing headaches, facial pain and discomfort when eating or drinking. […]

Congratulations Dr. Jones and Dr. Nensel

Omni Dental proudly announces that our very own Dr. Nensel and Dr. Jones have recently been recognized by the prestigious Academy of General Dentistry. We are so proud of our doctors! Dr. Jones was awarded his Masters for his continuing education. This designation is equivalent to completing dental school an additional two more times after […]

Did You Know?

Did you know we have two microsites dedicated to TMJ and Invisalign inquiries? Both TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome), and Invisalign are some of our biggest inquiries here at Omni Dental – and as such, we want to ensure that our current and future patients are as well informed as possible on whatever may bring you […]

What’s the Secret to Keeping Your Teeth for Life?

First things first – there is no secret. In fact, keeping your teeth for life is much easier than you might expect. The process is simple and easy to follow. For teeth that last a lifetime: brush, floss, rinse, and visit Omni Dental at our Council Bluffs or Carter Lake practice regularly. That’s the secret […]

Why Choose Invisalign For Teens

If you’re a teen, or the parent of a teen, who is considering orthodontic correction, Invisalign should be one option to think about! If you haven’t heard of Invisalign before, it is the invisible way to straighten your smile. Invisalign for Teens offers many different benefits that can make aligning your teeth simpler and more […]

What is gum recession?

  Gum recession occurs when the gum line recedes to the point where sensitive roots of the teeth are exposed. This leads to increased feelings of sensitivity to cold and sugary foods since the roots are no longer protected by the gums. If left untreated, gum recession can increase the risks of tooth decay and […]

Oral Care Issues for Seniors

  Oral health is an important and often overlooked component of an older person’s general health and well-being. Omni Dental knows that for many of our older patients, oral health can become an issue when the conditions of aging make it difficult to brush or floss their teeth as effectively as they once did. Below are 4 […]

What is TMJ Syndrome

  TMJ syndrome is short for Temporomandibular joint syndrome but is also known as TMD, or temporomandibular joint disorder. The name is derived from the joint that connects your skull to your jaw known as the temporomandibular joint. TMJ Syndrome occurs when this joint sustains damage or becomes injured. Typical causes for TMJ Syndrome are injuries to […]

Celebrate Earth Day on April 22, 2016

  The first Earth Day celebration took place on April 22, 1970.  20 million US citizens participated in a celebration of the planet’s environment on that day! Earth Day has since turned into an international celebration.  Today, Earth Day is celebrated in 175 countries where over 500 million people participate in celebrations. The Earth Day movement spawned the idea that people should […]