Month: October 2018

Debunking 3 Myths About Dentures

Dentures are one of the oldest forms of dental prosthetic. Versions of dentures have been found from archaeologist from thousands of years ago. Being around for this long has given dentures plenty of time to rack up a reputation filled with myths. Debunking some of these myths may help to provide some better understanding of… Read more »

Why Your Teeth Are Only For Food

It is true that your teeth are built to be strong and tough. The outer layer of enamel on teeth is one of the hardest substances in your body. Because of this strength, it can make you feel like you can use your teeth to do almost anything. However, it is important to remember that… Read more »

4 Tips For Halloween Smile Safety

While Halloween is on Wednesday, there are still plenty of Halloween activities in Kansas City, MO, this weekend. With all the Halloween fun, costumes, trick-or-treating, and candy around, it can be hard to prioritize your smile’s health and safety. To help you keep your smile’s well-being at the forefront of your mind, we have a… Read more »

I Want To Change My Smile’s Appearance

Smiling may seem like the result of feeling happy or finding joy, but did you know that the act of smiling can help improve your mood? The muscles that help you to smile are connected to a part of your brain that can release mood-boosting hormones. You may be asking what this piece of information… Read more »

A KC Halloween

Halloween night is still not for another week or so, but most of the fun activities happen on the nights leading up to Halloween. This week is overflowing with fun activities for kids, adults, and the whole family to do in Kansas City, MO. If you and the family go to town on the tricks… Read more »

How to Tell if You Need Periodontal Treatment

One of the reasons why it’s important to stick to a routine of dental checkups and cleanings is because your dentist is your best chance at detecting certain dental issues. For instance, your dentist can inspect your teeth and gums for things you can’t see, like warning signs of gum disease, and recommend periodontal treatment… Read more »

I Missed A Dental Cleaning. So What?

Your calendar is pretty full. Depending on your family obligations, work, hobbies, and fun events, you are probably juggling a lot of appointments and schedules. You may have had a dental cleaning schedule that you missed. You may have not even had a dental cleaning scheduled at all in the past six months or longer…. Read more »

Health Benefits Of A Straight Smile

It is common for people to believe that misaligned teeth are solely a cosmetic issue. You may believe that overlapping crooked teeth are only an issue affecting your appearance, but crooked teeth can affect your smile’s health. Straightening your smile can improve your smile’s health. If you are worried about the way your mouth will… Read more »

Kansas City’s Fall Festivals

Autumn in Kansas City is a beautiful time to get outdoors. Because of the beautiful skies, there are lots of fall festivals in the area. We have compiled a few of the festivals and fun events going on in the Kansas City, MO area this weekend. We hope you find something enjoyable for yourself and… Read more »

Are You Considering Porcelain Veneers?

If you are considering porcelain veneers for your smile, you may already know that they are very thin shells of porcelain that are custom designed and crafted specifically for your smile. They are made to look like natural versions of your teeth as each shell is designed for the specific measurements and coloring of each… Read more »