If you have damaged a tooth, or developed serious oral health concerns, like cavities or infection, then you need treatment to preserve your smile’s health and beauty. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about our approach to emergency care, and when you should contact our team for treatment.
Category: Restorative Dentistry
Often, when people chip or break a tooth, they underestimate the severity of the situation. Even if the issue appears to primarily be cosmetic, a chipped tooth could threaten the health and stability of your smile! If you have damaged a tooth, then let your Kansas City, MO, dentist know so we can offer treatment… Read more »
Did you know that dental implants had a success rating of over 90%? In addition, they have been known to last for several decades, possibly even a lifetime. In comparison, bridges and removable dentures tend to need replacement every 5 to 10 years. What makes dental implants last so long, and when should you talk… Read more »
Sometimes, losing your teeth causes negative changes to your bone tissue. You lose the mass and density in your jawbone, which can mean supporting new teeth, like dental implants, could be difficult. However, your Kansas City, MO, dentist can help prepare your smile with jaw surgery or bone grafting. Before you know it, you can… Read more »
What do you know about wisdom teeth? While for some these extra molars could be no real cause for concern, others could see seriously negative impacts to their smile’s health and appearance. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, talks about when to seek a dental extraction to protect your smile from the potential complications… Read more »
When you lose a tooth, or if you find yourself with multiple missing teeth, then your overall oral health could suffer. To replace your missing teeth and help you enjoy a healthier smile, your Kansas City, MO, dentist can provide dental prosthetics that could replace these teeth and look completely natural.
Do you have a gap in your smile as a result of losing one or more of your natural teeth? Unless addressed, this gap could soon mean serious trouble for your smile’s health and appearance. If you’ve ever considered dental implants to address your missing teeth, then you may want to take advantage of your… Read more »
What do you know about wisdom teeth? These third set of molars could pose a serious risk for your smile’s health and beauty, leading to everything from misalignment to infection and discomfort. In order to prevent these problems, your Kansas City, MO, dentist may perform a safe and comfortable oral surgical procedure known as a… Read more »
A dental implant offers an advanced, long-lasting, and lifelike solution to both minor and more severe cases of tooth loss. But what should a patient expect from the placement process? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist takes a look at how we address tooth loss with this advanced and natural-looking treatment option.
We always strive to help our patients in Kansas City, MO, and surrounding communities enjoy full and healthy smiles. Treatments can help prevent issues that lead to missing teeth, avoiding the onset of gum disease and other issues. However, sometimes protecting your oral health actually means extracting a tooth! Learn how removing your wisdom teeth… Read more »