People notice, as they age, that their smile simply isn’t as stunning as it once was. Years of use can lead to damage, from chips to larger breaks. And oral health is affected by many things. Diabetes, pregnancy, cancer, all can lead to mouths that just don’t look quite as beautiful as they did when… Read more »
Month: May 2022
Some things are simply out of our control. And unfortunately, that can lead to broken teeth. Whether it be from an errant pitch of a baseball or a car accident, there are a million different ways our teeth can become broken. With a broken tooth, life can be absolutely miserable. Luckily, porcelain crowns can be… Read more »
Fixed dentures, also known as implant-supported or “all-on-4” dentures, are prosthetics for those patients who require a full new set of teeth. Rather than using adhesives, these are teeth designed to attach to the jaw bone itself. Today, your Kansas City, MO dentist discusses whether this procedure might be your best solution!
For most people, the grinding of teeth isn’t a serious medical issue. For some, however, this unconscious activity can lead to serious dental and medical concerns. Also known by the medical term bruxism, persistent teeth grinding can alter the way the teeth sit in the mouth. You can also wear down the teeth so that… Read more »