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    Habits for Good Oral Health

    When it comes to our oral health, it's crucial to maintain everyday care to earn long-term health. Consistent good habits ensure that our teeth remain clean, and our gums remain healthy. Meanwhile, bad habits can lead to any number of problems, ranging from lost teeth to cavities to oral cancer. For…Read More

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    Water Flossers Versus Traditional Floss

    In the last few years, water flossers have entered the market, innovating how we clean our teeth and improve our oral health. Water flossers help us to clear away food debris and bacteria that can cause plaque by spraying an effective yet gentle blast of water on teeth, which is especially useful fo…Read More

  3. Dental Patient Holding Jaw in Pain

    How to Overcome Fear of the Dentist

    It’s an unfortunate truth, but some people have a fear of the dentist. Adults and children alike may want to avoid a visit to the dental office out of fear of pain and discomfort. However, we all know that regular checkups and cleanings are a crucial part of good oral health. So how can we overcom…Read More

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    Food and Drink Children Should Avoid

    A child’s formative years are especially crucial to begin proper oral cleaning and care. And it’s just as important (if not moreso) to encourage children to eat right in order to improve their health from head to toe. Often, however, parents neglect to think about how the food and drink that the…Read More

  5. Smiling Man in Dental Chair

    What to Look for in Your Dentist

    If you’re looking for the right dentist for exams, cleanings, and other procedures, then you may be scouring the internet, calling office after office. We’re here to ensure you that if you live in the greater Overland Park area, we’re the only dental office you need to call. We want to highlig…Read More

  6. Young Woman Posing and Smiling With White Teeth

    The Benefits of Tooth Veneers

    If you’re considering veneers for your teeth, then we’re here to convince you that you’ll love your smile, and how strong your teeth feel after an application. Tooth veneers instantly strengthen your teeth and improve the look of your smile. And the benefits of veneers don’t stop there. Let…Read More

  7. Young Girl Using Children's Toothbrush

    How to Encourage Good Brushing Practices With Children

    We’ve all heard that brushing your teeth is an essential part of good oral health care. After all, we’ve probably been hearing the same thing since we were children. It’s ingrained in our collective minds to brush and floss at least twice per day to keep teeth clean. But it can be difficult to…Read More

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    All You Need to Know About Whitening

    Over the years, your teeth are destined to endure a bit of staining, even with consistent cleaning and care. Fortunately, your teeth can be professionally whitened to make your pearly whites just that: pearly white. If you’ve never had a whitening performed by a dentist, you may be curious what it…Read More

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    Invisalign® Versus Traditional Braces

    If you have misaligned teeth, both traditional braces and Invisalign® braces may prove to be viable solutions to make your smile straight, providing a lasting correction with both cosmetic and health benefits. That said, there are numerous key differences between these two different forms of correc…Read More

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    Dentures 101

    As we like to say here at Love To Smile in Overland Park, dentistry is all about smiles. However, when you’ve experienced an injury, extensive dental deterioration, or another kind of situation that has caused the loss of multiple teeth, then smiles — as well as daily routines like eating — ca…Read More