Month: December 2012

A New Smile for a New Year with Your Pella Dentist

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. If your family needs a dentist, look no further than Allen Family Dentistry in historic downtown Pella. Dr. Jeffrey Allen and our team of trusted dental professionals want to help you get the smile you deserve and a lifetime of healthy teeth and… Read more »

Eliminate Bad Breath with Your Pella Dentist

For most, bad breath is a temporary, infrequent problem. For others, it can be caused by health issues, making breath smell unpleasant often. If you’re from either camp, the holidays are some of the worst times to experience bad breath. Being close to family and friends may be the ultimate goal this time of year,… Read more »

Why Controlling Bacteria is Important for Your Oral Health

When you hear the word bacteria, your first thoughts may be of infection and illness. However, not all bacteria are harmful. In fact, as you read this, your mouth contains around 600 identifiable bacteria, most of which help maintain your mouth’s delicate ecological balance. For the most part, though, you would be correct in assuming… Read more »