When a tooth is infected, a filling or crown may not be enough to offer treatment and prevent tooth loss. However, an endodontic treatment could actually treat the issue and bring relief to the smile. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about the benefits of root canal treatment.
When you have lost a tooth, or even several, then you need a prosthetic to address the gap and preserve your smile. For an option that could last for decades to come, you should consider dental implants. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about the process of placing and restoring dental implants.
Does it seem as though jaw pain and stiffness affect you on a daily basis? Are you concerned by an increase in painful headaches? These issues, along with facial discomfort, teeth grinding, and other problems, point to an issue with TMJ disorder that will need to be addressed if you want relief. Fortunately, the right care for this problem is available. At our Kansas City, MO dentist’s office, we are prepared to take on this issue. Through appliance therapy, we can ease discomfort by correcting poor joint alignment. Your appliance will be custom made so that it stays secure and makes the right adjustments to improve your quality of life. (more…)
When you have misalignment, you may assume metal braces are the only option you have for an even smile. But what if we told you that we have a cosmetic treatment option? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we strengthen smiles with a cosmetic touch using Invisalign®.
When patients come to our office with multiple cosmetic issues regarding the appearance and function of their smile, we can offer a full smile makeover. Essentially, we will combine multiple cosmetic treatments to transform the appearance of the smile. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about the full smile makeover process.
Cosmetic dentistry doesn’t just refer to professional teeth whitening. We also want to restore damaged teeth and reshape malformed ones too. Fortunately, we have cosmetic treatments that can do just that. In fact, with dental bonding we can repair and restore the smile in one visit. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about the use of composite resin to improve smile beauty!
When you have stained teeth, this could be a source of embarrassment. However, our team can either remove stains with teeth whitening, or even mask them with other cosmetic treatments options. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about our approach to cosmetic treatment options.
When children start school, your schedule becomes very busy! Which means finding time to see the dentist for an exam can be difficult. Which is why we suggest making an appointment now! In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about using these visits to diagnose and treat issues before your children start school.
Even if you have multiple issues with the shape and color of a tooth, we can instantly change its appearance in as little as two visits. To enjoy a smile makeover, we can craft and place custom-made porcelain veneers. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about our cosmetic veneers.
Millions of people suffer from TMJ Disorder. This can be very painful and frustrating, as many are not even aware that they have it. One of the reasons why it is so debilitating is that it affects your jaw joints, and many of our daily actions require their use: eating, speaking, biting, etc. When TMJ persists it can lead to other issues such as persistent teeth grinding and even pain elsewhere in the body. Because of this, it is important to treat the disorder as quickly as possible. While the best course of action is working with your dentist, there are also numerous exercises you can do at home to help alleviate pain. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about TMJ Disorder and exercises you can do for pain relief. (more…)