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A Positive Oral Health Care Outlook with Dental Crowns

If you are in need of a cosmetic dentistry treatment to repair your smile, consider all options before determining which one will work best for you. If a tooth is susceptible to future damage and wear, you may want to consider a dental crown. Dental crowns are extremely effective because they cover teeth on all sides and allow the wearer... read more »

Don’t Let Smile Flaws Keep You from Smiling

If you currently have multiple problems with your smile that interfere with your function and appearance, you may benefit from a full mouth reconstruction. Full mouth reconstruction uses a combination of dental restoration treatments to replace most or all of the teeth in your smile. Dr. Mark Jensen at Shawnee Village Dental uses this approach to help our patients in... read more »

Are Your Teeth Damaged?

Are your teeth damaged? Do you suffer from any irregularities that you need to be fixed? If so, you may be in need of dental crowns. Dental crowns are forms of cosmetic dentistry treatments that are used to conceal teeth for protection and aesthetics. Even though they are artificially created, dental crowns are customizable by size and color and can... read more »

Risk Factors for Developing Periodontal Gum Disease

There are many risk factors for developing periodontal gum disease. It can strike at any time, although it can be prevented with plaque removal treatments. The best plaque removal treatments are brushing and flossing and getting professional cleanings at least twice a year. For our dental team here at Shawnee Village Dental, we strive to provide the highest quality service... read more »

Avoid the Slide Into Tooth Decay by Avoiding Bad Habits

Tooth decay occurs from plaque buildup. Bad habits from what we eat and drink can easily lead to plaque buildup. It’s important to always take note of what we eat and drink, and how much. Some foods are worse than others. Do you eat or drink anything that may be leading you down the path to bad oral hygiene? Test... read more »

The Different Kinds Of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns protect your teeth, cover stained ones, hold a bridge, etc. You may wonder what types of crowns are available to cap your pearly whites with. Your dentist will suggest the crown type that works best with your teeth, but here are a few of the options. Metal These crowns can be made of gold, nickel, palladium, or chromium.... read more »