4220 Sergeant Rd., Ste. 100, Sioux City IA 51106
Dona W. Prince, DDS

Dental Emergencies

  • By Dona Prince
  • 3 October, 2016
Dental emergencies are like all other emergencies in that they take you by surprise. They are also stressful, traumatic, and scary for people of all ages. Understanding exactly what constitutes as a dental emergency and what to do should one arise is the best first step in handling dental emergencies. A knocked out tooth...
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Do I Need to Wear Retainers After Invisalign?

  • By Dona Prince
  • 30 September, 2016
It might seem pointless to wear a retainer after wearing a series of retainers for months. Redundant as it might sound to need one, a retainer will help you maintain a beautiful smile. Why Wear a Retainer You worked so hard to get the full benefit of your Invisalign trays. Why let that effort...
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Invisalign for Kids

  • By Dona Prince
  • 5 September, 2016
A lot of parents want to spare their kids the discomfort and embarrassment of wearing braces. You know how important braces are to your child’s dental health. Like those other parents though, you want to find the most discreet option possible. After hearing so much about the Invisalign system, you’re curious to know if...
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Caring For Your Toothbrush

  • By Dona Prince
  • 30 August, 2016
One of the most taken for granted tools inside your home is one of the most used tools. Your toothbrush is used multiple times each day with the intention of cleaning your teeth. Yet, if you cannot remember the last time you replaced your toothbrush or you have never paid attention to how you...
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Caring for Your Invisalign Tray

  • By Dona Prince
  • 5 August, 2016
At our dental practice in Sioux City, Dr. Dona Prince offers Invisalign treatment as a discreet way for you to get powerful results. Invisalign is a fantastic option for both teens and adults. Here are some ways to get the most out of your treatment. Keep it Safe and Out of Reach Whenever you...
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Your Diet and Your Teeth

  • By Dona Prince
  • 30 July, 2016
When it comes to making healthy decisions, it is not always easy, but the good choices far outweigh the bad ones. For the most part, your entire health is determined by the choices that you make regarding what you eat. You have probably heard the saying, “You can’t out-exercise a bad diet,” and that...
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Are You a Candidate for Invisalign?

  • By Dona Prince
  • 11 July, 2016
Invisalign sounds like the perfect orthodontic solution! And in many ways, for many people, it is. As the removable, metal-free alternative to traditional braces, Invisalign is becoming more and more popular in today’s fast-paced society. Is it the solution for you? Problems Invisalign Can Help Correct If your smile suffers from one of the...
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Is Mouthwash Necessary?

  • By Dona Prince
  • 30 June, 2016
Your dentist stresses the importance of flossing and brushing, but s/he never mentions that you should be rinsing your mouth with a mouthwash. Yet, you visit the dental health aisle at your local grocery and there are numerous bottles of mouthwash available, all claiming to fight cavities and protect the health of your mouth....
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What is a Dead Tooth?

  • By Dona Prince
  • 11 May, 2016
Understanding what a dead tooth is can help you to prevent one from occurring and know what needs to be done if one were to transpire. A dead tooth is simply a tooth that has lost its life source. Each tooth is made up of three different dental layers: the pulp, the dentin, and...
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Cavity Prevention

  • By Dona Prince
  • 8 April, 2016
As your dental practice, we are here to help you achieve a healthy mouth, but what we want you to understand the most is that cavity prevention is almost entirely up to you! Cavities result from an excess of plaque that develops on the teeth at the gum line and begins to damage the...
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