252019Jun
Lasers for oral health benefits

Lasers for oral health benefits

Lasers are invaluable tools at TKDDS. The proper use of laser treatment during your dental cleanings and dental procedures promotes precision dental medicine as laser treatment is less invasive, more localized, and leads to faster healing time with less discomfort.  Ask us how YOU might benefit from a laser treatment at your next cleaning appointment,…

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32019Jun
What is Functional Appliance Therapy

What is Functional Appliance Therapy

Routine dental wellness check-ups and proper home care for healthy gum tissues are critical for life long oral health and wellness. However, when you are doing these things and still find yourself with failing dental restorations, breakdown of your tooth structure, bone loss, and gum recession, there may be an underlying jaw relationship malfunction causing…

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92019May
Introducing Jazzy Smiles!

Introducing Jazzy Smiles!

We are excited to announce our TKDDS Jazzy Smiles Toothpaste Kits! Making a high quality, natural toothpaste at home can be simple and fun. A Jazzy Smiles toothpaste kit contains everything you need to keep your smile healthy and bright. The kit reduces environmental packaging waste and can be a fun creative project for the…

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282019Mar
What’s all the fuss about Probiotics?

What’s all the fuss about Probiotics?

Our bodies rely on a healthy balance of bacteria to function optimally.  The health of the whole body depends upon a balanced microbiome (beneficial bacteria).  Our weight, mood, digestion, skin, gum tissues, joints, brain, immune system, heart health, and more are affected by the health of the microbiome. There are many modern-day effects that are…

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72019Feb
3D Imaging and CBCT and Cone Beams – OH MY!

3D Imaging and CBCT and Cone Beams – OH MY!

There has been A LOT of interest lately in dental 3D imaging (technically known as Cone-Beam Computerized Tomography or CBCT)- especially regarding its use in evaluating root canal teeth and areas in the bone where teeth have been removed.  Below are some answers to the most commonly asked questions from our TKDDS community of patients. …

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42019Feb
Something To Smile About!

Something To Smile About!

The TKDDS Holistic Hygiene Team is in a class all by itself. We are not your average “one size fits all” office for regular Hygiene visits and here is why!  Individualized Patient Care – We take patient care and health to another level by valuing exactly where you are on your personal health journey and…

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162019Jan
Propolis – Bee’s are amazing!

Propolis – Bee’s are amazing!

Thinking Spring as it starts to get colder.  I am excited to start seeing these lovely guys out and about! Did you know that honey isn’t the only thing that bees make? They also produce a compound called Propolis that comes from the sap on needle-leaved trees or evergreens. When the sap is combined with…

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152018Nov
Upcoming Holiday Hours

Upcoming Holiday Hours

TKDDS will be closed the following days during the Holidays in November and December. Thursday November 22nd Friday November 23rd Monday December 24th Tuesday December 25th Wednesday December 26th Tuesday January 1st In case of a medical emergency, please call 911. If you experience a dental emergency while we are away, please call Now Care…

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62018Nov
Letting go of your dental anxiety

Letting go of your dental anxiety

Dental Anxiety Do you have dental anxiety?  You are not alone!  At TKDDS, it is our goal to provide the most relaxing and enjoyable dental experience possible. At TKDDS we offer the following dental anxiety relief options: Celenite wands: celenite helps to clear the aura/energy field. Our celenite wands have ground quartz crystals and essential…

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162018Oct
Welcome Sally – Your new TKDDS Hygienist!

Welcome Sally – Your new TKDDS Hygienist!

Hello TKDDS Community! I am Sally, and I have been a dental hygienist for over 12 years. I graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2006. I am thrilled to begin a new adventure with Dr. Kaur and her amazing team! I know I am going to learn so much, and am excited to be part…

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142018Sep
It is with GREAT excitement that we introduce you to the newest member of Team TKDDS- Dr. Liz K. Laabs, DDS!

It is with GREAT excitement that we introduce you to the newest member of Team TKDDS- Dr. Liz K. Laabs, DDS!

Dr. Laabs is committed to individualized integrated patient care and brings her passion for creating long lasting dental health solutions to our practice.  She is an asset to our team and we know you will love and respect her as much as we do.  To read more about Dr. Laabs, please click here https://www.tarakaurdds.com/lizlaabs/ A message…

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