Overland Park Dentistry Blog

COVID-19 UPDATE from Dr. Kimes

Hello Friends, During our current National Emergency concerning the COVID-19 virus, we would like to assure you that at the offices of Overland Park Dentistry, your health, safety and well-being is our highest priority. We will remain open for all treatment & services, including preventative wellness visits. You can feel safe knowing that all our … Continue reading COVID-19 UPDATE from Dr. Kimes

Confidence Is Key: Smile with Invisalign

Confidence is something that people from all walks of life should have. Whether you’re a hardworking professional managing the rigors of the business world, or a blossoming teenager navigating through those formative (and sometimes tedious) high school years, learning to carry one’s self with confidence is a skill that everyone can benefit from. However, there … Continue reading Confidence Is Key: Smile with Invisalign

Dental Health: Poor Oral Health is Risky Business

February is National Childrens Dental Health Month and we want to celebrate the benefits of building healthy habits when kiddos are small that will last a lifetime. That’s why the American Dental Association chose to focus on this particular topic … to bring together thousands of dedicated dental professionals, healthcare providers, and educators to promote … Continue reading Dental Health: Poor Oral Health is Risky Business

My CEREC Crown Experience

This month we’re going to feature a Guest Blog from one of our patients, Karen Russell. Recently, Karen needed a new crown on one of her molars and she was so impressed with her new CEREC Crown experience, she did a blog for us! I Received a New Crown in One Appointment at Overland Park … Continue reading My CEREC Crown Experience

Teeth Whitening FAQ: Is it the Fountain of Youth?

In 1513, noted Spanish conquistador and explorer, Ponce de Leon, set out in search of a mystical spring known as the “Fountain of Youth” and while he was successful in discovering what we now know as the state of Florida, the quest in discovering a way to reverse one’s age, still continues to this day. … Continue reading Teeth Whitening FAQ: Is it the Fountain of Youth?

Missing Tooth: What are my options for tooth replacement?

As you probably realize, your teeth play a vital role in your daily life both in a practical and aesthetic sense. While a person’s natural teeth are certainly strong and durable, in time teeth will age and may slowly begin to deteriorate if they’re not cared for properly.  While this may seem far-fetched, falling into … Continue reading Missing Tooth: What are my options for tooth replacement?

Smile Pretty & Be Merry with Cosmetic Dentistry Choices

The Holidays are here at last, and while the weather outside may be cold, with the warm embrace of loved ones all around you, and that warm wave of nostalgia washing over you, it’s hard not to smile during the holiday season! However, if you are self-conscious of your smile or even consider it a … Continue reading Smile Pretty & Be Merry with Cosmetic Dentistry Choices

Maximize Your Dental Insurance Benefits: Use It OR Lose it!!

2020 Is on The Horizon As the days grow shorter and the weather grows colder, we enter the final months of 2019, and while the end of the year may be drawing near, things are as busy as ever! With the forecast of a potentially harsh winter, and the holiday season still ahead, a dental … Continue reading Maximize Your Dental Insurance Benefits: Use It OR Lose it!!

Are You a Dental Implant Candidate?

Dental Implants: An Ancient Solution for The Modern World! As a child, losing a tooth often coincides with a visit from the Tooth Fairy, along with the exciting prospect of finding a shiny coin (or crisp bill) under your pillow the next morning. Unfortunately, much like Santa and the Easter Bunny, once you reach adulthood, … Continue reading Are You a Dental Implant Candidate?

Avoid Tooth Decay: Halloween Candy is a Spooky Subject for Your Teeth

Trick or Treat With Halloween right around the corner, it’s the time of year in which little ghosts, vampires, and gholuls from all over, take part in the door-to-door quest for sweets. While this is always an exciting and of course spooky time of year for kids, for parents it can be a bit spooky … Continue reading Avoid Tooth Decay: Halloween Candy is a Spooky Subject for Your Teeth

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Even though going to the dentist is one of my least favorite things to do, my experience with Dr. Kimes have always been good. They are both very kind and considerate and try to treat you as painlessly as possible.