Category: General Dentistry

Should My Toothache Concern Me?

Does a toothache automatically mean you have a cavity or an infected tooth? When should you see your Kansas City, MO, dentist for treatment? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, talks about how to safeguard your smile at home, and when you should contact our team for treatment to prevent more serious complications, such… Read more »

How Do I Keep My Smile Healthy If I’m Staying Home?

Across the country, many people are staying in to protect their community by slowing the spread of COVID-19. While you may not be able to see us for routine treatments, like checkups and cleanings, you can still take steps to safeguard your smile with daily brushing and flossing. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO,… Read more »

A Healthy Smile Promotes General Wellness

Good oral health is about more than just a bright smile. Caring for your teeth and gums helps protect your overall health, and promote a better quality of life as well. We take steps to ensure our patients enjoy their time in our office, and we employ strict protocols on cleaning and disinfecting our office… Read more »

Keeping Your Smile Safe With Custom Mouthguards

Playing sports is a great way to stay in shape and improve heart health. However, lack of proper protection for your smile means an increased likelihood of chipped or cracked teeth. To protect your smile, and to also address common oral health issues, your Kansas City, MO, dentist may recommend a custom-made mouthguard.

Staying Free of Cavities This Halloween

Halloween season means you’ll likely be attending fun parties with your friends and family, or that your home will suddenly enjoy an influx of sugary sweets. With that in mind, your Kansas City, MO, dentist would like to discuss the link between candy and cavities, and what you can do to help safeguard your smile… Read more »

How Do We Treat Gum Disease?

  When we develop gum disease, treatment is needed to manage this disease and prevent serious complications, including adult tooth loss. But how does your Kansas City, MO, dentist treat gum disease and control such a serious oral health concern? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the importance of a routine periodontal cleaning… Read more »

Keeping Smiles Healthy With Checkups And Cleanings

The American Dental Association recommends a routine visit every six months to keep smiles of all ages bright and healthy. We agree, and urge our Kansas City, MO, patients to see us twice a year. These visits help your smile avoid the onset of cavities, gum disease, and other oral health concerns. We’re going to… Read more »

How Often Should A Child Have A Checkup And Cleaning?

As an adult, you need to see us about twice a year for a checkup or cleaning, or every three to four months if you have gum disease. But what about our little patients? When should children see their Kansas City, MO, dentist for a routine checkup and cleaning? We’re going to talk about examining… Read more »

Protecting Little Smiles From Cavities

When a child develops a cavity, this means eventual discomfort and a risk of future infections, possibly even premature tooth loss. In order to halt the progress of decay, we may suggest a dental restoration to treat the tooth. Find out how your Kansas City, MO, dentist will help treat cavities in children, and protect… Read more »

Schedule Your Family’s Next Hygiene Appointment

Your entire family, from the youngest to the oldest member, benefits from a routine hygiene appointment with your Kansas City, MO, dentist. These exams and cleanings help protect smiles of all ages from a variety of serious oral health concerns. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about why you should always schedule a routine… Read more »