How Does Bonding And Contouring Refine Your Smile?

Cosmetic dentistry helps our Independence, MO, patients enjoy brighter smiles, and we can use these treatments to address a number of different esthetic issues. In today’s blog, your dentist will discuss how we use bonding and contouring to offer lifelike repairs in just one visit, addressing issues with discoloration, damage, and the shape of the tooth!

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When Should I Consider Sleep Apnea Treatment?

Do you often wake in the night, or feel exhausted during the day even though you rested the night before? For millions of people in the United States, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a source of discomfort, poor sleep, and long-term health complications. In today’s blog, your Independence, MO, dentist looks a when you should consider treatment, and how to recognize the warning signs of this disorder.

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Does Trouble Eating Mean TMD?

Do you have trouble eating or experience discomfort in and around your jaw? If so, this could point to TMJ disorder, a common jaw joint problem that could cause difficulty opening and closing the mouth unless treated. In today’s blog, your Independence, MO, dentist discusses the causes and symptoms of this disorder, and how we can treat it to stop discomfort!

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Which Denture Will My Smile Need?

If you suffer from severe tooth loss, then you will need more than a simple dental bridge to return your smile to full function and health. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at three denture options we have to address severe tooth loss and restore the health and function of our Independence, MO, patients’ smiles. From fulls and partials to implant-secured, we can help you enjoy a whole smile again.

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Will My Extraction Be Comfortable?

In some cases, ensuring the health of your smile and preventing serious complications means actually removing a tooth. However, people often fear this procedure, assuming they will have a very uncomfortable experience. We understand their anxiety, and we take steps to ensure our Independence, MO, patients enjoy a comfortable experience in our office.

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