June’s PurpleStride to Give Footing to Pancreatic Cancer Fight What: PurpleStride Sioux Falls Presented by Mattress Firm When: Saturday, June 2 Where: Cherry Rock Park Why: The Walk to End Pancreatic Cancer Online: PurpleStride.org/SiouxFalls When spring hits in Sioux Falls, the city’s popular bicycle trail becomes a major thoroughfare. From lunchtime walkers and fundraising events […]
Walk and Rock Your Purple!
February Is National Children’s Dental Health Month!
Dr. Ryon Reckling and Dr. Stacy Seaborn want to promote healthy developing smiles in our Sioux Falls Community. Doctors Reckling and Seaborn are parents also, and want to share some tips and advice on the care of your young child’s developing smile! Your child’s baby teeth are just as important as their permanent teeth. Kids […]
Remember to Make the Most of Your Dental Insurance
Time Is Running Out Many people with dental insurance have the cost of the premiums taken out of their paycheck every month. It’s easy not to see the dollars you are spending each month towards the health of your smile. It’s even easier to forget about them. When you miss or don’t schedule dental visits […]
Invisalign Day at East Ridge Dental
East Ridge Dental is hosting “Invisalign® Day” on Friday, October 13th! Don’t let the date scare you, a GREAT SMILE is more affordable than you may think! Have you always wanted a beautiful, confident smile? Are you concerned about the cost and/or the appearance of orthodontic treatment? Ryon Reckling, DDS, owner of East Ridge Dental, […]
Photo Op- Types of Dental X-Rays
EVERYONE WHO’S BEEN TO THE DENTIST is familiar with X-rays. You put on the lead apron, you’re given a rectangular contraption and told “put this between your teeth and bite down,” and then you hear that tinny beep. Have you ever wondered what the different types of dental X-rays are and what they’re for? Let’s […]
4 Fun Apps To Improve Your Oral Hygiene
OUR SMARTPHONES are never farther than an arm’s length away and help us do everything from track our calendars to track our calories. Today, we want to show you the wonders they can do for our daily hygiene routines with the help of these apps! Dental Expert We may only see you twice a year, […]
3 Tips To Keep Teeth Clean Between Meals
WE UNDERSTAND HOW BUSY life can get–between work, school, sports, and having a social and family life, it can be hard to find time for your dental health. Because we know how precious your time is, we’ve decided to compile a list of quick, easy tips to keep your teeth clean in between meals and […]
A Brief History of Dental Floss
TODAY, FLOSSING IS A staple of oral hygiene and health. But have you ever wondered when we started flossing? You might be surprised by the answer. Flossing Is An Older Concept Than You Might Think While we don’t know the exact beginnings of flossing, it looks like as long as food has been getting stuck in our […]
My Invisalign Story
ANYONE WHO KNOWS ME knows that I laugh… a lot. Which meant there were always pictures of me laughing and I couldn’t help but feel self-conscious about my crooked teeth! I always figured that I was lucky when my childhood dentist told me that I didn’t need braces because my teeth were “good enough.” But […]
Your Frequently Asked Questions Answered!
WANT TO KNOW what our patients have been asking us? Here are the top five frequently asked questions we get at our practice! #1: “How often do I actually need to visit the dentist?” For most people, twice a year. Even if you do have perfect oral hygiene, plaque and tartar buildup are inevitable. With a […]