Category: Restorative Dentistry

A New Smile With Jawbone Grafting

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If you lose mass and density in your jaw following tooth loss, this could lead to negative changes in facial symmetry, further tooth loss, and other complications. However, your Kansas City, MO, dentist can actually rebuild and restore your smile with a ridge augmentation procedure, also known as jawbone grafting.

Don’t Let Wisdom Teeth Change Your Smile

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When you approach adulthood, or when your child is in his or her teen years, then up to four new teeth could erupt in the rear of the smile. For many, this means negative changes to overall oral health. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we prevent wisdom teeth from… Read more »

Could Dental Implants Support Dentures?

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When you have lost a large number of missing teeth, then you will need a denture to restore function and beauty. But what if instead of a removable denture, we could offer a fixed version? In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we use multiple dental implants to support a set… Read more »

Could Dental Bridges Be Supported With Implants?

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A dental bridge is a great way to address more minor cases of tooth loss, preventing major complications. While most are held in place with crowns, we could offer a longer-lasting option by securing them with one or more dental implants. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about how we craft and… Read more »

Does A Tooth Ever Need To Be Extracted?

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In our last blog, we talked about how treating an infection with a root canal could prevent the need for an extraction. But in today’s blog, we would like to look at the situations in which removing a tooth is necessary for the health and wellbeing of your smile. In today’s blog, your Kansas City,… Read more »

The Benefits Of IV Sedation

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Did you know that we’re one of the only general dental practices in the area that offer IV sedation? With this calming solution, we can help patients enter a comfortable and relaxed state, even if they have severe dental anxiety. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist will talk about the benefits of IV… Read more »

Could We Place Your Implants Same-Day?

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In our previous blog, we discussed how we use dental implants to provide lifelike and long-lasting solutions to minor and advanced cases of tooth loss. We also explained how the process could take a while, as we need to wait for osseointegration to take place. But what if your Kansas City, MO, dentist could place… Read more »

Correcting Your Smile With Jaw Surgery

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When you have symmetrical issues that impact your bite balance and stain your jaw joints, or if you have lost mass and density in your smile that complicates implant placement, you may need jaw surgery. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist explains how we use bone grafting, sinus lifts, and other common surgical… Read more »

We Offer Comfort With IV Sedation

Did you know that we’re one of the only general dental offices that offers IV sedation to patients and their families? With this anesthesia, we ensure you remain calm and relaxed, and enjoy your time in the office. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist will discuss how we offer comfort with IV dental… Read more »

Creating A Better Smile With Jawbone Grafting

When you lose mass and density in your smile due to tooth loss, or problems with the growth and development of your smile causes imbalance and discomfort, you may need oral surgery. Jawbone grafting, also known as ridge augmentation, could enable your Kansas City, MO, dentist to essentially rebuild your smile!