Category: General Dentistry

Responding To Common Dental Emergencies

A dental emergency refers to damage or pain in your teeth, gums, or oral structures that isn’t life threatening, but still needs immediate attention. You should call us right away so we can find the best time to see you, even if the issue occurs outside of normal business hours. In today’s blog, your Kansas… Read more »

Treatment For Your TMJ Headaches

When you have persistent headaches, or aches in your jaw, this could mean you’ve developed TMJ disorder. Also known as TMD, this common disorder occurs when your jaw joints become strained, and could be the source of serious discomfort. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we treat TMJ disorders to… Read more »

Don’t Forget About Your Six-Month Exam!

We recently talked about your dental cleanings, but what about the exam portion of the visit? A routine exam is essential for protecting your oral health and preventing issues from growing more severe with time. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about what happens during your dental exam, and why people of… Read more »

How Does A Cleaning Keep Smiles Healthy?

When was the last time you stopped in for a routine checkup and cleaning visit? We suggest them once every six months to keep smiles healthy and whole. But how does removing plaque and tartar help smiles, and what does the procedure involve? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist looks at the process… Read more »