Adult Cleaning

There’s very little that’s more important to your dental hygiene than a regular cleaning. To prevent decay, bad breath or other problems, a complete cleaning twice a year goes a long way to extending the life of your smile.

Cleanings at Fort Des Moines Dental are comprehensive, including brushing for plaque, tooth scaling and polishing and debridement if necessary. Regular cleanings allow the professionals at Fort Des Moines Dental to identify and prevent any number of potential problems and protect your mouth.

Service Snapshot


Approx. Appt. Time

1 hour

Appt. Frequency

Every 6 months

Healing Time

None, some sensitivity to be expected

Our Patients

“I’ve been a patient at the clinic for over 25 years and my whole family are patients. The staff and doctors are very friendly. I always look forward to going to my appointments.”

Katherine W.

“I frequently receive compliments on my teeth and smile. I owe it to the great people of Fort Des Moines Dental. I have been a patient of Fort Des Moines Dental all of my life. I’m 57 years old and currently on my third dentist. The dentist and staff have always been kind, courteous, friendly and professional. Thank you for many years of wonderful dental care.”

Nancy D.

Interested in Learning More?

Appointments + Insurance

515.287.5400

M 8 AM – 5 PM
T 8 AM – 5 PM
W 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
TH 8 AM – 5 PM
F 7 AM – 12 PM

Closed Saturday & Sunday

We file to all insurance companies but, we participate with the following: Delta Dental (Premier), Blue Dental, Cigna, Humana, United Concordia, Ameritas, Guardian, Principal, and Dentamax.

Got questions?

Stop on by, give us a call or send us a message and we’ll gladly attend to your needs.