Benefits Of 3D CBCT Imaging For Dental Implant Surgery

Our dental office uses state-of-the-art CBCT technology for every dental implant procedure. Although these dental treatments are very predictable and safe, having 3D dental imaging techniques allows us to better accommodate the best level of care. CBCT technology reduces a patient’s exposure to radiation and is similar to having a normal X-ray taken. With this […]

Signs Your Aging Parent Is Suffering From Dental Problems

Are you a caregiver? Do you have a loved one or aging parents who need extra assistance to live independently or in a long-term care facility with onsite medical staff? Without access to proper dental care, older adults can develop oral health problems like tooth loss, gum disease, and oral infection. As a result, their […]

How Many Implants Are Needed For Full Mouth Tooth Replacement?

Do you have missing or broken down teeth? At Gordon Dental, you have more choices than just wearing traditional dentures. Today’s implant dentistry options make it possible to restore your smile with durable replacement teeth that look and feel as natural as possible. Full mouth dental implants in your upper and lower jaws are a […]

10 Common Myths About Dental Implants

If you’re missing any natural teeth and looking for the best way to replace them, dental implants are your top choice. But even though the dental implant procedure has been streamlined over the last two decades, there are still many myths about dental implants and the procedure involved. Here are 10 common misconceptions about implant […]

Does Dental Insurance Cover Dental Implants?

Will dental insurance cover dental implants? In years past, insurance coverage was extremely limited when it came to paying for dental implants. In some cases, even medical insurance was used to make sure non-traditional aspects of the dental implant procedure were covered. Even though dental insurance plans may not pay for the entire cost of […]

Who Is A Candidate For Dental Implants?

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Are you looking for the best way to replace your missing teeth? When your natural teeth fail, it helps to have something that looks and feels almost like the real thing. Dental implants are usually the best answer! But not everyone is a candidate for dental implants. There are certain oral health criteria to meet. […]

The Truth Behind Low-Cost Dental Implant Ads

The process of getting a dental implant is complex and requires many steps during the planning process. It is almost impossible for any implant advertisement to accurately list the cost of treatment without physically examining the patient. Sadly, many people are drawn to implant dentists by an appealing ad only to find out that the […]

Single Or Multiple Implants Tooth Replacement With Dental Implants

Need to replace one or multiple teeth? Getting dental implants is the best way to restore your smile. Whether you’ve experienced gum disease, oral trauma, or didn’t have access to preventative care growing up, today’s dental implant designs allow you to restore your entire smile in a natural, functional, and attractive manner.  Single Tooth Replacement […]

Dental Implant Healing Time And What To Do After Getting An Implant

If you’re getting ready for dental implant surgery, you’ll be surprised to learn that recovering from your dental implant placement is easier than most people expect.  Anyone receiving dental implants can expect a minor recovery process, but it’s typically easier than most patients realize it’s going to be. Since dental implants are a relatively newer […]

Restorative Dentistry Options to Fit Your Lifestyle

“Restorative dentistry” in Leawood and Kansas City is comprised of dozens of different types of basic and cosmetic dentistry techniques for your natural teeth. Whether your dental health is affected by cavities or chipped teeth, or we need to restore function with an artificial tooth, each dental restoration plays its own unique role.  At Gordon […]