Month: May 2018

What’s Causing Your Dry Mouth?

You know that you don’t want dry mouth. When it shows up, your mouth feels like it’s been stuffed full of cotton. Your oral health goes from potentially A-OK to at risk of a long list of problems like tooth decay, gum disease, bad breath, and so on and so forth. Remember, of course, that… Read more »

The Day You Decide: You Want Whiter Teeth

The day you decide that you want whiter teeth is the day that you may find yourself both very excited and also unsure about the next steps you should take. There are some to avoid and then some that you should most certainly choose to ensure you’re on a path toward achieving your goal in… Read more »

MTM Aligners: Don’t Forget!

When you decide to wear MTM Aligners as your treatment for a smile that’s oh so much straighter looking, you quickly begin gathering important details. You learn about how long to wear the trays, what it will require of you to keep them clean, and what you need to do to continue your dental hygiene!… Read more »

2 Mantras To Adopt During Dental Emergencies

It’s easy for us to tell you that dental emergencies are not worth a lot of upset. “Just relax!” we tell you. Take some deep breaths and you’ll be just fine because we are here to help. While you may know this on an intellectual level, all it takes is seeing your broken tooth or… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: Why Not Make Today The Day?

Well, why not? Is there a reason you haven’t found a day that you feel is the perfect day for which to become well educated about cosmetic dentistry? If you’re like a lot of patients, it’s because every day sounds good until you realize you don’t really know what you’re in for. Or, until you… Read more »

Pancake Breakfast: Courtyard Cakes!

What’s better than realizing the Prairie Village Art Show is quickly approaching? Realizing how delicious it’s going to be to attend, of course! To get things started with some yummy food, remember to show up for the Pancake Breakfast: Courtyard Cakes event!

Smile Problems: 3 Reasons Panicking Is Not Worth It!

The way you respond to certain traumatic or new moments can often feel out of your control! For instance, when you break a tooth, you notice your filling fell out, or some other unexpected issues takes place, you may find yourself in a panic! It may be easier said than done of course, but we… Read more »

Avoiding Tooth Pain: 2 Things To Stop Chewing On

You know that there are many things you can do that may either encourage problems or prevent them. However, when it comes to habits that you don’t really even notice you perform on a consistent basis, this type of action tends to fly under the radar (making it harder to recognize and control). We’d like… Read more »

Ways To Describe Your Tooth Pain

When you’re experiencing tooth pain, we may ask you what the pain is like. If the only way you can think of to answer the question is something like, “It hurts,” then you may find yourself a bit frustrated that you seem to be lacking the adjectives that you need in that moment. Of course,… Read more »

Broken Tooth? Don’t Feel So Guilty!

Beyond the discomfort and the bit of shock that you may experience when you realize that you have a broken tooth, you may then find that you’re feeling quite guilty. You may worry that you should have been taking better care of your smile and that you could have prevented it. You may worry about… Read more »