Now that we’re in a new year, you should consider seeing us soon for a checkup and cleaning. These preventive visits benefit kids and adults alike, helping them maintain good oral health. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about when to schedule a checkup and cleaning, and how this helps smiles stay […]
Category: Preventive Dentistry
Protecting Your Smile With A Sport Guard
When you play sports, you should take precautions to limit your risk of chipped, cracked, or even knocked-out teeth. To help safeguard your smile, we could create a custom-made mouthguard. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about crafting a custom and durable sport guard. […]
What Do You Know About Sleep Apnea?
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a serious sleep disorder that could lead to poor health and even impact your overall quality of life. Treatment is necessary to improve how you rest and to avoid major complications. In today’s blog, your Kansas City, MO, dentist talks about sleep apnea and when to seek treatment. […]
Preventive Practices To Prioritize Your Health
Your teeth serve many important purposes throughout the course of your life. Not only are they essential for biting, chewing, and other eating-related tasks, but they help keep your jaw structure strong and fend off threats. Your grin faces many threats on a daily basis and, unfortunately, there are significantly fewer natural defenses. Because your […]
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Are You Ready For Your Fall Checkup?
Taking care of your smile is a lifelong endeavor and one that could certainly benefit from an update or two. Indeed, there are so many factors out there that can negatively influence your oral health, and unfortunately, not a lot of positive influences. Because of this, it is important we take strides to practice thorough […]
Maintain A Dazzling Smile As You Age
Many people have serious concerns about how their smiles will hold up as they enter their later years. Osteoporosis affects many seniors, and this number may be underreported due to its silent nature. About half of women over the age of 50 will break a bone due to a lowered bone density! The numbers for […]
Are You Practicing Thorough Prevention?
Your smile’s health should be the first thing to come to mind when you are seeking dental treatment of any kind. While a person can maintain a healthy smile with a stain, he or she cannot maintain the effects of dental bleaching without a healthy structural foundation. In other words, the level of dental care […]
Avoiding Infection With Periodontal Care
Your smile’s health is the most important consideration to make when it comes to seeking dental care. This is why your dentist places such a heavy emphasis on brushing your teeth regularly, as there are so many factors out there that can negatively influence your oral health. When caring for your smile, however, it is […]
At-Home Preventive Practices For A Healthy Grin
Taking care of your smile often means making the right food and beverage choices, avoiding dangerous habits that can harm your smile, and of course, practicing regular dental prevention both at home and at the dentist’s office. Indeed, your smile’s health is of the utmost importance, and the last thing you want to experience is […]
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It’s Time To Schedule Your Next Checkup
When it comes down to it, nobody wants to lose a natural, permanent tooth. After all, we lose our teeth once as children to make room for our adult teeth, but these structures are not meant to follow suit. In other words, your adult teeth are considered permanent, meaning once they are gone, they are […]