Category: Preventive Dentistry

Preventive Dental Care And Your Gums

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What can you do to make sure that your gums are healthy? Preventive care on a daily basis will help you keep you safe against gingivitis. As important as these daily habits are, you should rely on professional preventive care as well as your daily routine. At our Kahoka, MO dentist’s office, we can help… Read more »

Stopping Your TMJ Pain

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Last week, we looked at how bruxism could strain your smile and damage your teeth. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at a very different, but often related, disorder known as TMD, or TMJ disorder. Your Kahoka, MO, dentist wants to offer relief with an oral appliance and help you enjoy better oral health.

Teeth Grinding Could Harm Your Smile

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Bruxism is a common disorder, and one that causes people to grind and clench their teeth on a regular basis as they sleep. Without treatment, this is linked to major problems for your smile, including damaged teeth. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist is discussing how to recognize bruxism, and what treatment options we… Read more »

How Removing Plaque Protects Your Smile

Do you really need a dental cleaning if you brush and floss daily? You do! To remove all harmful layers of plaque and tartar, we need a professional cleaning procedure every six months. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist is going to talk about the value of seeing is to have buildup removed completely… Read more »

Schedule Your Family’s Next Checkup!

People of all ages need to have their teeth and gums regularly examined by the dentist, as these visits help prevent major complications and discomfort from issues like tooth decay and gum disease. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist will explain the benefits of a checkup for people of all ages, and what issues… Read more »

Have You Signed Up For A Vaccine Yet?

If you haven’t yet, but would like to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, simply follow this link. This will take you to the Clark Country Health Department, and you can sign up to receive your vaccine. Right now, Americans have three options available to them, and as your Kahoka, MO, dentist will explain, we’re getting closer… Read more »

Protect Your Smile From Home

Did you know that when we brush and floss our teeth each day, we help lower the risk of not only bad breath and teeth stains, but even cavities and gum disease? In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist wants to help you better understand the steps toward a healthy smile with better oral hygiene… Read more »

The Latest COVID-19 Vaccine Approved!

There are major positive announcements in the battle against COVID-19. Most educators in the country could expect to be vaccinated before the month ends, and are enough doses to vaccinate every adult in the United States by the end of May. What is making this possible? Well, the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, which only takes… Read more »

Have You Signed Up For The COVID-19 Vaccine?

As more doses are being purchased and distributed across the country, the ability to sign up and receive the COVID-19 vaccinations is much easier! However, people do feel a little nervous about the process, or may simply be confused about how to proceed. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist will look at signing up… Read more »

The Importance Of Vaccinating Against COVID-19

Right now, the FDA has approved two vaccines against COVID-19, and it has been estimated that 27 million have been given the first dose of the vaccine, while 6 million are completely vaccinated. However, due to concerns about the process, many people, even those at high risk of death from COVID-19, are not rushing to… Read more »