Month: February 2018

Quiz Time: Tooth Stains

Discoloration of your teeth can make you feel insecure and self-conscious about your smile. It could make you feel like you have to try to hide your smile when you talk or laugh. Insecurity about the color of your teeth could be both problematic for your self-esteem. The good news is that tooth stains can… Read more »

Maintaining Dental Implants

Preserving your healthy, natural teeth is usually as simple as sticking to good oral hygiene and visiting your dentist regularly. However, as dental issues develop, preservation can become more complicated, especially if you have a restoration for one or more of your teeth. In the case of tooth loss, one of the number one benefits… Read more »

The Happenings In KC

Kansas City is a fun, vibrant city full of fun, vibrant things to do. From gallery openings to expo fairs to symphonies, there is always something for you, your friends, and/or your family to do for entertainment. If you to brighten your smile to before joining in any of these events, we can help with a… Read more »

Is It Time To Whiten Your Teeth?

The year 2018 is in full swing and Spring is almost upon us. If you have not yet started on your resolution to brighten your smile, what are you waiting for? Whitening your teeth can give you a fresher, brighter appearance and a confidence boost. Opalescence teeth whitening is a way to make a big difference in… Read more »

When Is Extraction Necessary?

A dental extraction is a procedure when your dentist removes a tooth from your mouth. During an extraction, the tooth and its roots will be permanently extracted from the bone that supports them. An extraction of a tooth is always a last resort for your dentist. The procedure is not performed unless it is absolutely necessary… Read more »

Why Do I Need Root Canal Therapy?

If you have been told that you need root canal therapy, it may cause you to get a bit nervous. But because modern techniques have advanced the treatment, root canal therapy is not something to cause great fear. In fact, root canal therapy can provide much needed relief for a problem tooth. Root canal therapy,… Read more »

You Can Get A Crown In One Visit

Dealing with your dental needs can take the backseat when you have a busy life. It is not unusual for people to put taking care of themselves and their oral health last on the list of things to do during the day.  With CEREC technology, you can get a dental crown in a single visit. Traditionally, the… Read more »

Mardi Gras 2018 In KC

Mardi Gras, also referred to as Fat Tuesday, is a series of events to celebrate the last day before the season of Lent. It is a huge celebration in New Orleans, Louisiana, but there are plenty of Mardi Gras celebrations going on right here in Kansas City! If you to brighten your smile to celebrate any… Read more »

Why Are Cleanings Important?

Maintaining regular visits to your dentist twice a year or at least every six months gives you a chance to get a professional cleaning and a thorough examination. A professional cleaning is an important part the preventative dental care that can keep your mouth healthy. A cleaning removes buildup of harmful bacteria from your teeth and gums… Read more »

Avoid Broken Teeth

Life is full of surprises, and unfortunately, that can sometimes include a bad surprises like a broken tooth. While there are unavoidable moments like unknowingly biting into something hard or a car accident that lead to tooth damage, there are also plenty of ways to help you to avoid broken teeth. Being mindful of what you… Read more »