Month: August 2017

Quiz: Fall Favorites

Are you feeling a little curious about the fall favorites that are on the horizon? Do you look forward to many of the sweet treats headed your way? However, when you consider the fact that foods like apples and pumpkins are an autumnal staple, are you unsure sure how it will all impact your oral… Read more »

Tips For Parents With Adult Kids!

So, you’ve got adult kids out there in the world now. They’re doing everything on their own but they are still your children! Then again, if they’re just starting out (perhaps they have recently left to attend college), then there’s still a lot of life-related things that they are not yet handling all on their… Read more »

Getting Hitched? Try 4 Tips!

Is it true? Have you set a date? Gotten engaged? Plan on running off to elope? No matter your particular preference when it comes to joining your life with the love of your life, there’s something that you cannot affect with your effervescence, no matter how excited you are: Your oral health. With that said,… Read more »

Quiz: Common Concerns About Contagiousness

We often receive questions about the contagiousness of gum disease and other oral health concerns. Unfortunately, there’s no one general answer that we can apply to everything associated with your smile. From disorders to sores and the general spread of germs, these are unique and something we can address on a case by case basis… Read more »

Prepare For September: National Gum Care Month!

Are you ready for September because it means fall is finally on its way? Are there pumpkin-flavored treats you’ve been so patiently waiting for? From the land of dental care, September happens to represent more than autumn foliage and spiced beverages. As a matter of fact, it’s National Gum Care Month! So, if you can… Read more »

FAQs: Am I Too Old For…?

For nearly every treatment you can imagine, we end up hearing the following question: Am I too old? In most instances, you will discover that the answer in regard to your oral health needs, your smile goals, and our dental care services is, “No, you aren’t too old.” To help you better understand why age… Read more »

Prairie Village JazzFest

Is there something about the sweet tone of a saxophone, the beautiful tinkling of the piano keys, and more that sets your soul ablaze when you’re listening to jazz? If you consider yourself a true lover of this musical genre (okay, or if you are someone who really loves attending any kind of festival), then… Read more »

Oral Cancer Screening: A Helpful Quiz

Coming in for preventive care might simply make you think about cavities and the need for a professional cleaning. However, another part of your prevention with us includes consistent monitoring for more serious concerns, such as oral cancer. Are you familiar with oral cancer screenings and the way they allow you to protect your oral… Read more »

3 P’s Of Periodontal Problems

When you’re short on details regarding periodontal problems but you think they may be affecting you, it can be a bit of a scary place to find yourself! While nobody likes dealing with periodontal concerns, the one thing to keep in mind is that we are here to help you. We offer deep cleanings if… Read more »

Dentures: Why You Shouldn’t Wear A Damaged One

When you’re someone who wears a full or partial denture, you gain the benefit of enjoying a smile that’s complete, that’s easy to care for, and that looks beautiful. What you might not be expecting, however, is the day damage occurs. It could be just a little bit of a shape change, a chip, a… Read more »