Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry

Digital Dentistry Offers Same-Day Dental Crowns

Your Independence, MO, dentist believes in offering advanced treatment options for our patients. With a digital approach to dentistry, we can even repair smiles with CAD/CAM technology, allowing our team to create and place a crown in the same visit. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how we design and craft a restoration… Read more »

Placing Your Lifelike Dental Implants

When you lose one or more of your teeth, then your oral health could suffer, not to mention your appearance. In order to provide our Independence, MO, patients with solutions for minor and advanced tooth loss, we may create and place lifelike and long-lasting dental implants. How do we create and place these natural-looking solutions… Read more »

Don’t Ignore A Potential Dental Infection

When a tooth hurts and the pain doesn’t subside after a day or two, then you may have an infected tooth. Unless treated, this could even mean the loss of your tooth! Even though we’re closed for preventive and cosmetic treatments, we’re still here for emergency situations, such as an infected or damaged tooth. When… Read more »

How Does Dry Mouth Cause Cavities?

Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, occurs when saliva production is slowed or halted due to a number of different factors. In addition to causing discomfort, this issue could also lead to poor oral health, increasing the risk of gum disease and dental cavities. In today’s blog, your Independence, MO, dentist talks about the causes… Read more »

We Want To Help Our Patients Sleep Better

Do you have issues sleeping soundly at night? If you find yourself waking up a lot, or feeling exhausted despite sleeping well the night before, then you could be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In today’s blog, your Independence, MO, dentist will discuss how we identify and treat sleep apnea, helping you rest much… Read more »

Can Dental Implants Offer Fixed Dentures?

Partial dentures rely on metal clasps to stay in place, and a full set of dentures need suction and possibly an adhesive to stay remain secure. But what if we could offer a much more stable option? What if your Independence, MO, dentist could secure dentures with a series of dental implants? Learn more about… Read more »

Do Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Extracted?

What do you know about wisdom teeth? Also known as third molars, these are additional teeth that erupt as we reach adulthood and unless removed, could lead to serious problems for our smile’s health and beauty. In today’s blog, your Independence, MO, dentist looks at how we remove them with a safe and comfortable dental… Read more »

How Do We Stop A Dental Infection?

When you experience pain when eating, or aches and sensitivity that don’t subside after a day or two, there is a chance your tooth could be infected. Treatment is crucial for avoiding the complete loss of your tooth. In order to treat infections and return smiles to a healthier state, your Independence, MO, dentist may… Read more »

Replacing Lost Teeth With Crowns And Bridges

Losing a tooth can be embarrassing, as no one enjoys a gap in their smile. In addition, this can also lead to problems for your overall oral health. In order to address minor tooth loss, your Independence, MO, dentist may create and place a custom dental prosthetic known as a dental bridge. In fact, we… Read more »

Restoring Your Tooth In Just One Visit

Did you know that your Independence, MO, dentist can offer repair for tooth decay, infection and even common esthetic issues in just one sitting? From single visit crowns to root canals and more, we can provide quality treatment in just one appointment. Find out more about our lifelike treatments and long-lasting restorations, and when you… Read more »