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 these lifelike and secure tooth replacement options in today’s blog.

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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 suggest a restorative treatment known as root canal therapy.

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Laser Therapy Can Help You Have Healthier Gums

Gum disease affects more than 80 percent of Americans. However, only 60 percent realize they suffer from it, and for those who do realize they have it, only about 3 percent will seek treatment. If left untreated, though, gum disease can lead to gum loss, bone deterioration, and the loss of teeth. However, your Independence, MO, dentist offers a minimally invasive way to treat gum disease with LANAP® laser dentistry. If you suffer from gum disease that is moderate or severe, you may benefit from this type of treatment.

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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 should contact our team for treatment.

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4 Improvements You Can Thank Dental Implants For

Some of the benefits of dental implants are more obvious than others. However, until you experience the difference they make in supporting your replacement teeth, it can be difficult to truly appreciate their significant improvements over more traditional restorations. At our Independence, MO, dental office, we may recommend replacing your lost teeth or upgrading your current bridge or denture with the help of one or more dental implant posts. Their ability to replace your lost teeth roots can make them a much more realistic option for rebuilding your smile. (more…)

Let’s Treat Your Perio Troubles With Laser Dentistry

Periodontal disease impacts millions of people in the United States, and unless treated, this could mean a greater risk of tooth loss and other serious complications. In order to help address gum disease and protect the health and stability of smiles in Independence, MO, our team may use advanced laser dentistry. Learn more about how we employ advanced technology to treat gum disease.

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