Does a toothache automatically mean you have a cavity or an infected tooth? When should you see your Kansas City, MO, dentist for treatment? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, talks about how to safeguard your smile at home, and when you should contact our team for treatment to prevent more serious complications, such as a dental infection.
Across the country, many people are staying in to protect their community by slowing the spread of COVID-19. While you may not be able to see us for routine treatments, like checkups and cleanings, you can still take steps to safeguard your smile with daily brushing and flossing. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about keeping smiles healthy.
A dental infection is a serious issue, one that could lead to major complications and for some, the loss of a tooth. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at what causes them, and when you should see your Kansas City, MO, dentist for a root canal treatment. We’re also going to talk about how to help prevent one in the first place!
Often, when people chip or break a tooth, they underestimate the severity of the situation. Even if the issue appears to primarily be cosmetic, a chipped tooth could threaten the health and stability of your smile! If you have damaged a tooth, then let your Kansas City, MO, dentist know so we can offer treatment to restore your smile to full function, health, and beauty once more!
What do you know about wisdom teeth? Sometimes referred to as our third molars, these are up to four new teeth that erupt when a person reaches his or her late teens or early 20s. For many, the arrival of these teeth could lead to negative consequences for the health and function of the smile. To preserve smiles, your Kansas City, MO, dentist may suggest an extraction.
Good oral health is about more than just a bright smile. Caring for your teeth and gums helps protect your overall health, and promote a better quality of life as well. We take steps to ensure our patients enjoy their time in our office, and we employ strict protocols on cleaning and disinfecting our office and tools to ensure the safety of our Kansas City, MO, patients.
Using thin shells of porcelain, your Kansas City, MO, dentist can potentially transform your smile, offering a makeover in just two visits. But how do porcelain veneers accomplish so much? What should one expect from the placement process and how do we maintain them?
Do you have misshapen teeth, or unsightly gaps between your smile? Do you have teeth stains that whitening simply doesn’t seem to remove? If so, then your Kansas City, MO, dentist may suggest treatment with dental bonding. In fact, this cosmetic treatment option can address multiple concerns in just one sitting!
Do you have stained teeth? While store bought options can help remove discoloration, our custom trays and bleaching gel can do the same from the comfort of your own home, while offering more dramatic results. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist discusses our professional teeth whitening system.
Are you ready for Spring? Now that March is here, we can look forward to warmer days and more sun. Which means you may start looking for something to do with your friends and family. Well, we can help! In today’s blog, we’re looking at four weekend events, and reminding our patients that we can offer treatment to ensure you attend Kansas City, MO, events with a brighter smile!