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Common Questions About Dental Crowns

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A modern dental crown represents the perfect pairing of function and beauty. Designed to protect a weak, damaged or misshapen tooth, a porcelain crown looks real in color and shape, and more importantly, avoids extraction. At Marx Family Dental of Gladstone, MO, our doctors use dental crowns often and with great success. Learn more by […]

A Root Canal Can Save Your Tooth

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Tooth decay can wreak more havoc than just producing cavities. It can work its way into the innermost parts of the tooth — the pulp and tiny passageways called root canals that lead to the tooth’s connection with the bone. If that happens, you’ll need more than “drilling and filling.” Without intervention, your tooth could […]

5 Ways To Brighten Your Smile For The Holidays

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During the holiday season, it’s easy to get carried away with the delectable treats that can put a damper on your smile. While we all love the holiday cheeriness from wine and stained foods –such as red sauces, coffee, candy, etc—these items can dull the brightness and damage your smile. Never Fear! There are many […]

What To Expect With Dental Implant Surgery

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If you’re considering different options for tooth replacement, dental implants are likely high on your list. Implants have a proven reputation for both durability and life-like appearance that can restore mouth function and revitalize your smile. There is one aspect concerning dental implants, however, which gives people pause — the surgical procedure required to place […]

Sleep Apnea Is A Serious Health Threat

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At Marx Family Dental in Gladstone, Missouri, we often see patients who have been struggling with inadequate sleep for months or even years. Some of these individuals end up being diagnosed with sleep apnea or related conditions. You Can’t Just “Tough It Out” Sleep apnea is a condition in which someone stops breathing repeatedly through […]

Invisalign In Kansas City

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When you think of braces, you probably picture metal brackets and wires that are adhesively bonded to teeth in order to move them into proper alignment. Well, try to picture braces that are practically invisible and you’ll have Invisalign in mind. Invisalign uses clear plastic aligners to correct a variety of malocclusions, from underbites, overbites […]

What To Expect When Getting A Root Canal

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You’ve recently learned one of your teeth needs a root canal treatment. It’s absolutely necessary: for example, if you have decay present, it will continue to go deeper within the tooth and it will spread to the roots and bone and could ultimately cause you to lose your tooth. Although you’re a little nervous, we […]

Six Tips To Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

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Happy summer! Do you and your family have any big summer plans this year? Whether you’ll be going up north to the lake, camping in the woods with kids, or heading out on a big road trip, it can be challenging to stay healthy while traveling. However, keeping your family’s teeth strong and healthy while […]