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Dentistry For Expecting Mothers

As trusted family dentists practicing in the Overland Park area, we have been asked a few questions by expecting mothers on more than one occasion. Just as mothers-to-be have questions regarding medical care and how their own habits or health may affect their babies, many also have questions regarding dental health. Below we’ve answered a […]

2017-05-26T15:46:15+00:00 November 14th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Why Food Tastes Different After Brushing Your Teeth?

If you are like most people, you have likely had an experience where you brush your teeth and then take a sip of orange juice, or a try to eat something, only to discover the taste is completely different than what you expect. In fact, it is likely downright bad. […]

2017-05-26T15:46:43+00:00 October 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Why Food Tastes Different After Brushing Your Teeth?

3 Most Common Dental Issues and How You can Avoid Them

Have you ever wondered what some of the most common issues are that dentists see in their office – time and time again? If so, you will find some of the most common (yet, avoidable) dental issues you should know about highlighted here. […]

2017-05-26T15:47:11+00:00 September 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on 3 Most Common Dental Issues and How You can Avoid Them

Quick Dental Tips for Busy Moms

Jobs, errands, play dates, carpools…busy moms understand that it can be nearly impossible to find some time for themselves. However, an area that should not be ignored due to lack of time is oral hygiene. The fact is, taking a few minutes to care for your teeth will pay off big in the long run. Some helpful tips […]

2017-05-26T15:47:58+00:00 August 24th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Quick Dental Tips for Busy Moms

Oral Health and Pregnancy: What to Be Aware Of

Oral health is something that has to be attended to throughout life. However, when a woman becomes pregnant, it is even more important than before. More and more evidence is emerging that links gum disease with underweight, premature births. This means that pregnant women who suffer from gum disease may be more likely to have babies who are born […]

2017-05-26T15:48:17+00:00 August 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Oral Health and Pregnancy: What to Be Aware Of

The Effects of Coffee on Your Mouth: It Leads to More than Just Stained Teeth

Regardless of if it is part of your morning routine or just a treat from time to time, coffee is a well-known teeth stainer. However, what you may not realize is how it can affect your mouth in a number of other ways. While there is no question coffee gives you a bit of “pep” when you […]

2017-05-26T15:48:41+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Cosmetic Denstistry, News|Comments Off on The Effects of Coffee on Your Mouth: It Leads to More than Just Stained Teeth

5 Helpful Tips to Stop Grinding Your Teeth at Night

Have you ever woken up in the morning with a dull, constant headache or sore jaw? If so, you may be clenching or grinding your teeth at night. This is a common problem and something that millions of people have to deal with. Teeth grinding is medically referred to as bruxism. Over a long period of time, it […]

2017-05-26T15:49:50+00:00 May 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 5 Helpful Tips to Stop Grinding Your Teeth at Night

5 Helpful Tips for Protecting Kid’s Teeth

Preventing decay is an effort that needs to begin early in a child’s life. There are a number of steps and tips that can be taken to help protect your child’s teeth, regardless of what age they may be. Taking the time and knowing what to do can go a long way in helping to create a […]

2016-05-06T20:55:50+00:00 May 6th, 2016|News, Services|Comments Off on 5 Helpful Tips for Protecting Kid’s Teeth

The Do’s and Don’ts of Brushing Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth is likely a task you do several times each day. However, it is quite easy to get into a routine full of bad habits, if you aren’t careful. Taking the time to develop the proper techniques for brushing – and sticking with them – is essential for the appearance and health of your smile. […]

2017-05-26T15:50:16+00:00 April 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The Do’s and Don’ts of Brushing Your Teeth

Tips for Handling the Most Common Dental Emergencies

As experienced Overland Park family dentists, we realize there are situations in which an individual may suffer a mouth or dental “emergency,” and not know what action to take. Children or adults who participate in sports regularly are more prone to sustain an injury, or even have a tooth knocked out. Nothing is worse than […]

2017-05-26T15:51:05+00:00 November 8th, 2015|News|0 Comments