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Denture Stability With Implants

Dentures have long been a reliable solution for individuals experiencing tooth loss, offering the restoration of both function and aesthetics to their smiles. However, conventional dentures may pose challenges related to stability and comfort, particularly as they can sometimes shift or slip during eating or speaking. Fortunately, advancements in dental technology have introduced a game-changing solution: supporting dentures with dental... read more »

FAQs For Your Prosthodontist

Prosthodontists are dental specialists who excel in restoring and replacing teeth to improve both function and aesthetics. As experts in dental prosthetics, they play a vital role in enhancing smiles and restoring oral health. If you are considering consulting the team at our office in Overland Park and Prairie Village, KS, for your dental needs, you might have questions. Here... read more »

The Risks Caused By Tooth Loss

The loss of a tooth can have profound consequences on your smile beyond the obvious gap in appearance. While it may be tempting to ignore the issue or opt for temporary solutions, understanding the risks of not replacing a tooth with a dental implant is crucial. In this blog, the team at our office in Overland Park and Prairie Village,... read more »

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How We Treat Bruxism

Bruxism, or chronic teeth grinding, could place serious pressure on your teeth and lead to major complications with your oral health. This is also often linked to a related jaw joint disorder known as TMD, or TMJ disorder. In today’s blog, your Prairie Village, KS, prosthodontist talks about treating issues like bruxism. (more…)

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The Benefits Of Dental Implant Placement

Tooth loss, even cases with only a single missing tooth, requires prosthodontic attention. Otherwise, you could risk further tooth loss and an older appearance due to weakened jawbone structure. In today’s blog, your Prairie Village, KS, prosthodontist talks about addressing your tooth loss with dental implants. (more…)

Prosthodontic Care Could Improve Your Smile

If you have been referred to a prosthodontist by your regular dental care provider, you may be wondering what that is and why your normal dentist cannot provide the same services. Dr. Stuart Dexter, the prosthodontist of Prairie Village, KS, is here to help you with needs ranging from implants to oral surgery. (more…)

Dental Implants: Deeper than Appearance

One of the most immediate and profound impacts of dental implants is the restoration of appearance and self-confidence. When you have missing teeth, it's natural to feel self-conscious about your smile, which can affect your overall well-being. Dental implants provide a restorative root for a crown that can mimic natural teeth in both appearance and function, allowing you to regain... read more »

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Oral Surgery Prevents Wisdom Tooth Impaction

When you need treatment for a serious and complex oral health concern, such as the removal of wisdom teeth, we can help with oral surgery. Wisdom teeth can otherwise lead to serious complications with the health, beauty, and function of your smile. In today’s blog, your  Overland Park and Prairie Village, KS, prosthodontist talks how we extract wisdom teeth. (more…)

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Dental Bridges Address Minor Tooth Loss

  If you lose a tooth, we can offer replacement with a dental bridge. The prosthetic not only looks natural, but can stay in place for years to come. In today’s blog, your Overland Park and Prairie Village, KS, prosthodontist discusses the benefits of securing a custom-made dental bridge. (more…)

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A Long-Lasting Smile Solution

If you are seeking a more permanent and stable option for your smile, it may benefit you to consider implant-supported dentures.  In today’s blog your dental team in Overland Park and Prairie Village, KS, discusses your options for a more confident and permanent smile solution. (more…)