Ensuring Patient Comfort With IV Sedation

When we perform oral surgery, we may be extracting a wisdom tooth to prevent painful impactions, or possibly replacing missing teeth with a lifelike and durable dental implant. But to ensure the patient feels comfortable and relaxed through the proceedings, your Kansas City, MO, dentist will usually prescribe sedation. Find out how IV sedation helps calm anxious patients.

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Fall Fun In Kansas City

Once again, we would like to talk about what’s going to happen in Kansas City, MO, this weekend. From learning opportunities for children to fun festivals for everyone else, there is plenty to see and do in our community. In addition, should you want to start attending these events with a brighter smile, then we can help with our cosmetic and restorative treatment options.

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How Do We Extract Wisdom Teeth?

For our patients in their teen years, wisdom teeth pose a serious risk. Once they erupt, they could lead to poor oral health, misalignment, and other major oral health complications. In order to protect smiles in Kansas City, MO, your dentist may perform a safe and comfortable dental extraction. How do we extract wisdom teeth, and what happens afterward?

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How Often Should A Child Have A Checkup And Cleaning?

As an adult, you need to see us about twice a year for a checkup or cleaning, or every three to four months if you have gum disease. But what about our little patients? When should children see their Kansas City, MO, dentist for a routine checkup and cleaning? We’re going to talk about examining and cleaning young smiles in today’s blog.

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Protecting Little Smiles From Cavities

When a child develops a cavity, this means eventual discomfort and a risk of future infections, possibly even premature tooth loss. In order to halt the progress of decay, we may suggest a dental restoration to treat the tooth. Find out how your Kansas City, MO, dentist will help treat cavities in children, and protect them from developing decay in the future.

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Correcting Misalignment Without Metal Braces

If you have teeth that sit crooked in your smile, or crowd one another, then this could have a negative impact on your overall health, leading to serious complications. In order to enjoy an even and beautiful smile, and protect your oral health, you should seek orthodontic treatment. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist will discuss how we correct misalignment without metal braces!

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