1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Are Tooth Sealants Right For Me?

    Good dental health starts with good dental hygiene and habits such as regular brushing, flossing, and semi-annual cleanings. However, as dentists who see all kinds of people, we can tell you with confidence that for some folks, great dental care routines still don’t cut it, and there are lots of r…Read More

  6. Dental Fillings 101

    There you are just minding your own business eating ice cream or enjoying a cup of coffee when, all of a sudden, you feel quite a bit of sensitivity to the cold or hot substance in one of your teeth. It’s an alarming sensation if you aren’t expecting it, and it very well may mean that you’re i…Read More

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    Gum Care 101

    While we spend our time in front of the mirror looking at our pearly whites, we should be paying just as much attention to the rest of our mouths, especially our gums. While supporting our teeth, gums also serve as a line of defense against plaque and bacteria that can attack the roots of our teeth.…Read More

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    Top Foods to Help Whiten Your Teeth

    While brushing, flossing, and regular dental checkups can go a long way to ensure that your pearly whites stay white and pearly, you may still end up with stains on your teeth. And unfortunately, that’s rather inevitable. Throughout our day to day, we end up consuming things that stain our teeth, …Read More

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    Why You Should Wait 30 Minutes to Brush

    We’ve all heard it before: Brush your teeth after meals. And while that suggestion remains valid, we should be wary that you should also wait to brush after certain meals. The saying really ought to be: Brush your teeth after you’ve waited 30 minutes after a meal. Why? Well, studies show that ou…Read More

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    How to Kick Your Sugary Diet: Part IV

    Okay, so we’ve covered why sugar is bad, why it is addictive, and steps you can take to change your habits and curb your addiction (which we covered in part three of our article series). In our final article, we’re going to offer up some suggestions to help you set goals for your sugar intake, a…Read More