Category: Restorative Dentistry

Creating Tinted Fillings That Look Natural

While at one time, all fillings wee made from metal materials, such as gold or amalgam, we know that the appearance of your smile matters. Which is why we provide composite resin dental fillings that we can tint to blend with the rest of your smile. In today’s blog, your Overland Park, KS, dentist will… Read more »

Stronger Dentures With All-On-4®

Often, people may find they don’t qualify for implant dentures due to loss of jawbone density, which means their smiles cannot support the six to eight dental implants per arch necessary to secure a new denture. However! Your Overland Park, KS, dentist has another option. All-On-4® uses only four implant posts, providing secure prosthetics for… Read more »

How Does A Dental Implant Preserve Facial Structure?

While prosthetics like crown-secured bridges and removable dentures address missing teeth, they don’t slow the rate of jawbone tissue loss, which occurs as a result of missing teeth. However, dental implants have been known to stimulate the growth of jawbone tissues, preventing negative changes to your facial structure as a result of tooth loss. In… Read more »

A New Smile With Full Dentures

In our last blog, we explained how a partial addresses gaps spread out across the smile. But what if you’ve lost a majority of your smile, or every single tooth? In these cases, our team will design and craft a prosthetic to replace every lost tooth and return function, health, and beauty to your smile…. Read more »

Restoring Smiles With Partial Dentures

In our last blog, we explained how a bridge is the perfect choice for minor tooth loss. If you lose all of your teeth however, a full denture is often the best option. But what if your tooth loss is too severe for a bridge, but not serious enough for a full? In today’s blog,… Read more »

Replacing Missing Teeth With Natural-Looking Bridges

When we lose one or more of our natural teeth, the health and function of our smile suffers. Not to mention the negative impacts on our appearance! However, your Overland Park, KS, dentist knows how to address missing teeth by creating and placing a custom bridge with lifelike and durable materials. When should you consider… Read more »

Could An Extraction Save My Smile?

We typically use our restorative treatments to save teeth, preventing dangerous infections or gum disease from causing them to become lost. However, sometimes a serious oral health concern arises that needs a tooth extraction. In today’s blog, your Overland Park, KS, dentist will explain when we prescribe an extraction, and what you can expect from… Read more »

How Do We Save A Tooth With Root Canal Therapy?

When a tooth has a cavity, we place a filling, or maybe a crown. But what if a tooth develops a serious infection? We may need more than a restoration. Fortunately, your Overland Park, KS, dentist can help preserve the tooth and protect your overall oral health with root canal therapy. In today’s blog, we’re… Read more »

Restoring Smiles With Customized Dental Crowns

When you suffer a serious injury to your smile, or if you develop painful aches due to a cavity or infection, then you need to see us for emergency treatment. Often, we return the tooth to optimal health and function with a custom-made dental crown. How does your Overland Park, KS, dentist create a crown,… Read more »

Let Us Save Your Infected Tooth

As part of our approach to emergency treatments, we’re also addressing teeth with severe cavities or infections, as these issues could lead to tooth loss and other serious complications. In today’s blog, your Overland Park, KS, dentist explains how we save these teeth with root canal therapy, and what you can do to lower your… Read more »