Cavities pose a serious threat to your oral health – hopefully, you are taking care to avoid them. Unfortunately, many people will not see their dentist until decay has reached the point of infecting their tooth, which calls for a root canal treatment. While the idea of a root canal can sometimes stir a sense… Read more »
Month: December 2018
Make Time For Preventive Dental Care In 2019!
Are you looking forward to an exciting new year? Making the most of 2019 is about more than just big goals, and lofty resolutions – you also need to think about health matters. If you have not done so already, you should make sure your oral health checkups are set for the next year. Visits… Read more »
See The Lunar Eclipse At Overland Park’s Arboretum!
On the evening of Monday, January 21, a lunar eclipse will be visible. If you want to find just the right place to watch – and enjoy the company of fellow watchers – you can check out this event at the Overland Park Arboretum And Botanical Gardens. You and your family can stake out a… Read more »
Making Changes To Jagged, Worn, Or Uneven Teeth
When your smile is in good condition, you may not pay much attention to the shape of a particular tooth. A problem with dental damage, including wear and tear, can draw your eye, and raise your concern. You could also have a concern because a tooth naturally seems to be the wrong size or shape…. Read more »
Making Your Time In The Dentist’s Chair More Comfortable
How do you feel right now? Hopefully, you are comfortable and content, and can stay that way. When it comes to dental work, particularly restorative dental work, some patients worry that discomfort is unavoidable. Fortunately, your Prairie Village, KS dentist’s office is ready to help you avoid unpleasant feelings. If your discomfort is compounded by… Read more »
I May Have An Issue With My Gums – Should I Tell My Dentist?
It starts one morning during your usual pre-work routine. You notice that your gums seem swollen, and seem to bleed easily after brushing. If the change remains over time, you may grow concerned that something is wrong. Swelling, reddening, and bleeding are all signs of gum disease. Chronic bad breath can also be an indicator… Read more »
Trusting A Dental Implant To Help You Restore Your Smile
Restoring your smile after tooth loss may seem daunting. If you have lost multiple teeth, or if you have concerns about the stability of a dental prosthetic, you may feel that you can only hope for a cosmetic improvement after addressing smile gaps. What you should know is that dental implants can help you enjoy… Read more »
Celebrate 2019 During Noon Year’s Eve At Pinstripes!
While it can be fun to celebrate the new year as a family, your kids may have a little trouble staying up all the way until midnight. Luckily, Pinstripes Bowling Bocce Bistro will have a special Noon Year’s Event for everyone to enjoy! You and your family can enjoy some (friendly) competition while you bowl,… Read more »
Feeling Pain When You Bite And Chew? Tell Your Dentist
The persistent pains you experience during routine dental functions can serve as a warning about the state of your oral health. If you have to change how you bite and chew because you want to avoid a sensitive tooth, the problem you are trying to ignore could be connected to tooth decay. If the problem… Read more »
Quiz: Finding A Path That Leads To A Whiter Smile
If you keep looking at your smile and wishing it were brighter, it may be time to let your dentist know how you are feeling. Your Prairie Village, KS dentist can offer cosmetic procedures that are capable of providing patients with big improvements. When it comes to addressing discoloration, many cases will be best addressed… Read more »