Month: March 2018

The Facts About Crooked Smiles

Having crooked teeth can make you feel self-conscious when you talk, laugh, or smile. It can shake your confidence, but just as importantly, a crooked smile can negatively impact your oral health. The longer you wait to address your teeth’s needs, the more impact the crookedness can have on your overall oral health. A crooked… Read more »

Help! I Broke My Tooth

Breaking your tooth can be startling. You may not know what you should do, which can lead to panic. No matter how much tooth is broken, it is important to call your dentist to set an appointment. Leaving a damaged tooth vulnerable can lead to worse situation. Having significant damage to your tooth’s surface can… Read more »

How Should I Replace My Tooth?

The absence of a tooth can be devastating to your confidence, and it can effect your smile’s health. But with the right replacement, you can get back to enjoying a complete and healthy smile. Throughout the past few decades tooth replacements have seen much advancement. There are so many options for replacing a lost tooth that… Read more »

Family Fun In KC

It’s officially Spring, which means there are plenty of Springtime activities going on in Kansas City! With the sun out and the weather getting a bit warmer, it’s the perfect time to take the family outside for some fun! Tea parties, book sales, Easter events, and more! We hope this list of events going on… Read more »

A Filling Can Save My Tooth?

Despite how well you keep up with your oral hygiene, tooth decay can happen. Unfortunately, cavities can happen even within the mouths of those who are vigilant about their oral health. Decay can be caused by things other than poor choices, such as tooth grinding, genetics, and beyond. Whatever the reason behind the cavity, it… Read more »

3 Reasons To Choose Bonding

Cosmetic dental bonding is a great option for those of us who wish for an effective but minimally invasive method of improving our smile. Dental bonding is one of the most commonly recommended procedures for minor cosmetic issues in the smile. Bonding a tooth involves applying a tooth-colored composite resin (the same material used in… Read more »

Come See Us At The Bridal Expo

The Kansas City Bridal & Wedding Expo is in just over a week, and Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry of Kansas City will be there! We are very excited to be the only dental office at the expo because we really want to help soon-to-be brides address their cosmetic dental needs. The Bridal & Wedding Expo is a… Read more »

Am I Eligible For A Dental Implant?

If you have a missing tooth, you may already know the benefits of implant dentistry, but you wonder if your smile is eligible. There are certain obstacles that can make your smile ineligible for a dental implant, however, most of these obstacles can be overcome with assistance from your dentist and/or oral surgeon. Lifestyle problems may… Read more »

Always Tired? OSA May Be To Blame

The problem with sleep apnea, a very common sleep disorder, is that it can affect your health and daily well-being before you even realize that you have a disorder. Obstructive sleep apnea, referred to as OSA, involves the obstruction of breathing while you are sleeping. As OSA episodes can repeat themselves multiple times a night,… Read more »

Ways To Keep Gum Disease Away

Many people still associate oral health only with the health of the teeth. While the health of your teeth is essential, the health of your gums is just as important to keeping your mouth healthy. According to the American Academy of Periodontology, over 75 percent of adults over the age of 35 have some stage of… Read more »