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 »
Category: Restorative Dentistry
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Our office is currently limiting treatment to emergency cases to help protect our community from the continuing spread of COVID-19. But when should you see your Overland Park, KS, dentist for a dental emergency? How do you respond to issues like chipped or cracked teeth and what treatment options will we provide?
If you have a tooth that is chipped or broken, then the exposed inner tissues could lead to cavities and even severe dental infections! To prevent painful symptoms or even the loss of your tooth, your Overland Park, KS, dentist may suggest a restorative treatment, like a crown, or possibly even cosmetic dental bonding.
The fact that you need tooth extraction can seem like the most important thing about your current dental health in and of itself. The procedure involves removing a natural tooth, which is usually the opposite of what your dental health care focuses on. However, when it becomes necessary, there are many different things to consider… Read more »