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Consequences Of Ignoring Missing Teeth

There are many reasons for having a missing tooth or teeth. You may be congenitally missing teeth. You may have suffered from an injury that caused your missing tooth, or your tooth cracked and had to be removed. If your tooth that is missing is located in the front of your mouth, you are typically motivated to get it repaired and replaced as quickly as possible due to the visual effects it has on your appearance.
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Add A Little More White To Your Red, White And Blue

At Gordon Dental of Leawood, we love driving around our city admiring our patriotic neighbors’ yards. The flags with their red, white and blue beautifully decorate and adorn our town with patriotic colors that remind us of our freedoms and those that have fought so that we can enjoy them.
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Porcelain Veneers

At Gordon Dental of Leawood, we offer several quality solutions to your teeth dissatisfaction. Porcelain veneers are one of the solid ways we provide to improve your smile to a dazzling beautiful smile. They can solve any space issues you might have between your teeth. They can fix, broken or injured teeth. If you have stained or discolored teeth they can give them a whitening boost. They can also restore teeth that are congenitally missing.
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“What’s That Clicking Noise When I Chew?”

Generally speaking, when any part of your body begins making a noise it never made before, it’s probably a signal that something is wrong. If you’re hearing a clicking noise when you chew, it is most likely a signal that something is the matter with your jaw. The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ is the most often used joint in your body. It is a small hinge and a gliding joint located in the front of your ear. Its moving functions happen in front of your ear.
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Being Wise About Wisdom Teeth

It’s funny to consider that wisdom teeth are called wisdom teeth, due to the fact that there is seems to be such confusion surrounding wisdom teeth. It’s somewhat of a misnomer. The word wisdom implies that a person has vast knowledge or experience with a particular subject. However, wisdom teeth seem to need the most explanation, and cause the most amount of confusion.
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The Exchange

Do you walk into a room full of people and feel like all eyes are on you? If you’re feeling great about the way you look, this is a feeling you love to have. Sadly, for many people they feel like all eyes are staring straight at their biggest dental flaw (whatever they feel that might be).
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Is There A Link Between Your Dental and Physical Health?

You woke up this morning and checked the scale and mirror. Everything looks and feels great, physically speaking. You chose a smoothie for breakfast filled with protein and fruits and veggies. In the evening you made the choice to go for a run because it’s good for your heart.
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Are You Dreaming Of A White Christmas?

December is here! In Kansas we experience anywhere from 8-35 inches of snowfall each year, depending on where you live. It’s time to break out the scarves, boots, winter coats and beanies to prepare for the cold and snow. Snow is beautiful; it blankets everything with a fresh white coat giving it the appearance of peace and calm.
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Giving Dental Thanks

Thanksgiving is a time of looking back with gratefulness. During your feast you usually take time to share what you’ve been thankful for over the past year. It’s also a time to reflect on the first Thanksgiving and its rich history. Giving thanks over the years since that first feast when the Pilgrims and Indians sat together is a tradition to be treasured. At Gordan Dental, we’d like to acknowledge, with great thanksgiving, some of those who have gone before us to help make dental health a priority.
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