Treatments for a Better Smile: Water Flossers

Although many people are often familiar with the strengths and weaknesses of their oral health care, they fail to take note of ways to improve their smile in the future. If you should have any dental damage, it may be wise to seek out effective therapies and treatments to eliminate the risk of further damage. To begin, never let food... read more »

The Importance of Oral Hygiene Basics

If you struggle with cavities and persistent bad breath, then consider going back to the basics and remember the importance of oral hygiene practices. Keeping your smile in top-notch oral health is not always an easy task. However, our dentist, Dr. Sylvia A. Spradlin with Sylvia A. Spradlin in Olathe, Kansas, is happy to share this list of reminders with... read more »

Protect Your Teeth With a Mouthguard

Protecting your teeth with a mouthguard while having fun during sports could save you from painful and costly dental damage. But many people skip this step and suffer from accidents that can lead to tooth loss. However, our dentist, Dr. Sylvia A. Spradlin in Olathe, Kansas, offers mouthguards and understands the questions that arise when people are looking for one.... read more »

Learning Oral Health Facts on Tooth Hazard Treatments

  Your oral health care and your physical health should go hand-in-hand. Although individuals take a lot of time and effort to craft the perfect body, they never spend the same amount of time in crafting the perfect smile. This is important because your teeth are responsible for numerous activities that you are charged with, including helping to speak correctly... read more »

Autumn Season Smile Makeovers: Dental Fillings

As the fall season comes once more, it is important to set your oral health care straight. Do not let damage to your teeth and gums linger throughout the holiday seasons into next year. Delay for receiving proper oral healthcare can seriously damage your smile and lead to further ailments. Visit your dentist for an oral exam soon to see... read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Dental Crowns

Are you interested in a dental crown treatment to restore your smile? Dental crown treatment options are tooth restoration options that are highly effective at improving the appearance of your smile and increasing the functionality of damaged teeth. Dental crowns are so effective that in some cases they can save teeth that otherwise would need to be extracted. If you... read more »

How to Take Care of Your Toothbrush

You can brush all you want, but if your toothbrush isn’t cared for, your teeth won’t get clean! Here are 3 fixes to common mistakes people make. Most people brush too hard. Brushing harder does not remove more plaque or food particles, and can damage your enamel and gums--and your toothbrush. Use gentle pressure! Also, be sure to find and... read more »

Teeth and Gums 101: Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers

Have you lately observed that your smile is not what it should be? Does it seem that your oral health is no longer up to the level you require? If so, you may want to consider the benefits of tooth restorations such as dental veneers and crowns. Although both treatments are wonderful choices for enhancing your smile, they each come... read more »

Can Toothaches Be Treated?

Can toothaches be treated? Of course, the answer is yes, but on many occasions, individuals do not receive regular checkups and examinations to determine if toothaches may be present or if your teeth are at risk for a toothache. If you begin to feel pain in a tooth, check for the following symptoms and schedule a visit to our office.... read more »

Which One Is Best for Your Smile: Dental Crowns or Dental Veneers?

Is your smile broken or damaged from an oral accident or blemish? Are a few of your teeth keeping your smile from the movie-star quality look you desire? If so, a cosmetic dentistry restoration such as a dental crown or dental veneer can help. The question is, which one is best for your smile? The first question you need to... read more »