Month: June 2017

Mouthguard Questions We Frequently Hear

There are a lot of things to think about when it comes to taking care of your teeth. Some of them happen regularly, and are great for everyone: for example, checkups and cleanings twice a year. Your dentist can also help with “as needed” items to keep your teeth in good shape. If you (or… Read more »

Vital People in a Dental Office (Besides the Dentist)

Dental offices don’t run on the efforts of a single person. In a dental office, there are many people with important roles to play in making sure every patient visit runs smoothly. We are proud of our dental staff, and the dedication and talent each person has for a particular position. From the first smile… Read more »

If Your Dental Floss Could Talk

When you think of home tooth care, do you think first of two things: a toothbrush and toothpaste? Without a doubt these are star players in every oral hygiene routine. Along with regular dental checkups and cleanings, you have another strong ally in keeping your gums healthy and your smile bright: dental floss. It might look like… Read more »

Celebrate Independence At VillageFest

July 4th is just around the corner, which means another year to celebrate the independence we as Americans each have. Prairie Village will be celebrating by throwing its annual July 4th VillageFest, which is being held outside of the municipal court at 7700 Mission Road from 7am until 1pm. There will be tons of fun… Read more »

Stress and Your Healthiest Smile

Even the most relaxed individual has times when schedules pinch or challenging people need attention. Stress can come from many sources, and we all handle it in different ways. Maybe you have a favorite walk, or a shady park bench when you can sit for a few minutes. There are meditation apps for your phone,… Read more »

Insurance: What You Need To Remember

One of the last things on your mind as you make your way through your day? Probably your dental insurance. One of the first things on your mind when you’re at our practice and you find out you need a crown? Your insurance! Since it’s something that you will need now and then (and that… Read more »

Your Smile: What You Can Do Right This Minute

When it comes to protecting your oral health with dental care, you might feel like you’re doing a bit of a juggling act. There’s the stuff you do at home to clean away plaque and keep your smile safe. There are visits that you schedule, which means professional care is part of the equation. Of… Read more »

Meeting In A Tube

Are you someone who participates in a membership group? Perhaps you’re a member of your local church group. Maybe your HOA! Perhaps something else! Whatever it is, if you’d like to help get the word out about our community’s bicycle and pedestrian plans, so you can ensure your voices are heard, this Meeting In A… Read more »

Just A Quick Welcome!

Are you looking for a dental practice to call your own? We would love to meet you, your family, and offer the care that you need. We would also like to remind you that we do all that we can to ensure you feel very welcome and comfortable during your care with us. Thinking it’s… Read more »

Need A Root Canal? Do Not Hesitate.

Sometimes, procrastinating won’t cause you too many problems. Unfortunately, this is not the case when it comes to scheduling your root canal treatment. The moment you discover that you need one, so your smile can return to its best state of health is pretty much the exact moment you should schedule your visit. Not sure… Read more »