Month: September 2018

When Was Your Last Dental Exam?

An average rule of thumb for patients on how often they need to visit the dentist is twice a year or once every six months. Depending on your smile’s needs, this amount may change, but the general recommendation applies to most people. People can get awfully busy in Kansas City, MO, and personal needs can… Read more »

Your Smile Is Linked To Your Health

People can often disassociate the mouth’s health from the rest of the body’s health. This could be because you go to a dentist for one and a doctor for another. Whatever the reason, the fact is that your oral health is directly related to your overall health. While there are many occasions when your body’s… Read more »

KC Fun Events This Week

Autumn has officially arrived. Kansas City, MO is a beautiful place to enjoy the fall. There are pumpkins everywhere and lots of fun events. This weekend is no exception. This week there is a festival celebrating chocolate, a festival celebrating cider, and other fun things. Fall is also a great time to take care of… Read more »

A Few Tips For Choosing Toothpaste

It feels like every day a new toothpaste is on the shelves at the supermarket. The bright packaging with buzzwords like “whitening” or “freshening” can make it downright challenging to pick the right toothpaste for your smile’s needs. If you are inside a store in Kansas City, MO, shopping for toothpaste, we hope you will… Read more »

Root Canal Treatment Spells Relief

During the earliest stages of tooth decay, you will likely not notice it at all. There is usually no pain and no visual signs of a problem. (This is why routine exams with your dentist are important because they are trained to spot early issues.) As tooth decay progresses, it can eventually get inside the… Read more »

3 Benefits Of A Same-Day Crown

Restoring a severely damaged or decayed tooth with a crown is important to your oral health. It makes sure the tooth is able to bite and chew while also making sure that the tooth is protected against further damage or decay. CEREC (Chairside Economic Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics) technology allows for the design and creation… Read more »

KC Family Fun This Weekend

This weekend in Kansas City, MO is full of fun events for the entire family to enjoy. From the American Indian Cultural Celebration to the 4th Annual Library in the Park. Enjoy the weather outside before the winter winds start blowing. Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry of Kansas City is so proud to serve the smiles… Read more »

Today’s Filling For Tomorrow’s Smile

Once your permanent teeth emerge in your smile, that’s all you get. One smile for the rest of your life, which means it is very important for you to take care of it. Unfortunately, even with the utmost care, a cavity can happen. Whether it is caused by the pH balance of your smile, bruxism,… Read more »

Fall Sports And Custom Mouth Guards

High school football season in Kansas City, MO has begun. Along with football, sports like soccer, volleyball, and cross country have kicked off their fall season. If somebody in your family plays a high-impact sport, have you considered a custom mouth guard? A customized mouth guard is created specifically to the dimensions of a unique… Read more »

Are My Gums Shrinking?

Looking into the mirror and seeing a change can be frightening. Whether it’s pimples, wrinkles, or something more serious, we tend to be the ones the quickest to notice a change in the mirror. If your gums look like they might be shrinking, it could be because they are receding. Gum recession occurs when the… Read more »