To protect your teeth and gums, you need to take time to brush and floss your teeth properly. However, often we find people who take time to clean their teeth simply aren’t doing so properly. Which is why in today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist is talking about how to better care for your smile from home!
When you have oral health concerns too severe to be addressed with a dental filling or a crown, then you may need to undergo oral surgery. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we ensure each procedure is comfortable, and will look at three common oral surgical procedures, such as tooth extraction and dental implants.
Did you know that according to the Centers for Disease Control, half of people over 30 suffer from some stage of gum disease? Without treatment, this could mean uncomfortable symptoms and even a higher risk of adult tooth loss. To prevent the disease, or manage it successfully to avoid missing teeth, your Kansas City, MO, dentist could offer periodontics.
If you have a persistent problem with painful or limited dental functions, if you have an increase in headaches, or if you are beginning to experience problems with nightly teeth grinding, it may be time to discuss TMJ therapy with your Kansas City, MO dentist. Through treatment to address problems with your jaw alignment and movement, our practice can help you put problems with persistent and serious pain behind you. After we evaluate you, we can let you know if you would benefit from corrective services to improve your quality of life and address your difficulties with discomfort. We can also look out for any oral health issues that negatively affect your bite function and make you more vulnerable to TMJ problems. (more…)
When a tooth is infected, this could mean serious discomfort and without treatment, even the loss of a tooth or the spread of infection! To stop the infection and protect the smile, then your Kansas City, MO, dentist may suggest a root canal. This endodontic treatment could restore your tooth to full function, health, and beauty.
Unlike partials or full dentures, dental implants are not removable. Unlike bridges, they’re not held in place with crowns. Instead, they’re free standing and act like natural teeth! In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we create new teeth that look and function like real ones using implant dentistry.
A full denture isn’t always the best way to treat major tooth loss. If you have too many missing teeth to address with a dental bridge, but not enough to require a full denture, then a custom partial could be the best choice for you. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we restore smiles with a partial.
A complete set of dentures replace every tooth on one or both of your arches, so you enjoy full function and beauty again. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist will talk about how we craft a set of dentures, and the different options we have to offer people a full and lifelike set of teeth.
Just because you have an uneven smile doesn’t mean you need to seek treatment with metal braces. Instead, your Kansas City, MO, dentist can design and craft a series of custom and clear aligners to address misalignment. Not only will they be nearly invisible, but they’re also convenient and removable too!
We strive to offer care for smiles of all ages in our community, and to do so with quality and precision. Which is why we never hesitate to embrace new technologies! In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we employ digital dentistry to help with everything from diagnosing smiles to guiding dental implants into place.