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6301 N Oak Traffic Way, Suite 203
Kansas City, MO 64118

Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Heart Patients

  • Posted on: Jul 28 2017
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At times physicians and dentists recommend that a patient take antibiotics before certain dental procedures. This is called “antibiotic prophylaxis.” But why do healthcare providers suggest this extra step? We all have bacteria in our mouths, and a number of dental treatments—and even daily routines like chewing, brushing or flossing—can allow bacteria to enter the bloodstream (bacteremia). For most of us, this isn’t a problem. A healthy immune system prevents these bacteria from causing any harm. There is concern, however,

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3 Conditions Your Dentist Might Spot Before Your Physician

  • Posted on: Jul 24 2017
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You may have heard the phrase, “the eyes are the window to your soul”.  But have you ever thought that your mouth could be the window to your overall health? Health experts and researchers have discovered a direct relationship between your dental health and systemic diseases. As many health complications start with oral symptoms, the state of your mouth could reveal problems with your heart, blood flow, or digestion.  Since you’re likely to visit your doctor only when you feel ill, your

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Pain from Teeth Grinding? Dr. Anderson Can Help!

  • Posted on: Jul 23 2017
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Teeth grinding is a common condition that many people don’t even know they experience. Also known as bruxism, this typically occurs at night, and many people who grind or clench their teeth may not even be aware of it. This means that they may not be getting the treatment they need to protect their teeth and prevent jaw pain. Teeth grinding can be extremely damaging when it isn’t properly treated. Let’s take a deeper look into what bruxism is, why

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What Are the Pros & Cons of Mouthwash?

  • Posted on: Jul 19 2017
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When most people put together their grocery lists, they often forget to add one important item — mouthwash. Instead, they opt to purchase only toothpaste and dental floss. However, mouthwash boasts many benefits you should be made aware of — as well as a few cons to consider. Jim Anderson DDS is a local dentist’s office in Kansas City, MO, that offers general and cosmetic services, such as teeth cleaning and teeth whitening treatments. Their staff of compassionate dental care

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How Often to Change Your Toothbrush for Ideal Oral Health

  • Posted on: Jul 10 2017
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As you go about your daily routine, the age of your toothbrush probably isn’t something you think about too often. While you can remember to brush your teeth every morning and night, can you remember the last time you replaced your brush with a new one? Although maintaining proper brushing patterns is important, it’s also important to use a clean brush. If you’re not changing your toothbrush as often as you should be, you’re essentially rubbing bacteria right back onto

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Will Your Next Dentist Be a Robot?

  • Posted on: Jul 6 2017
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Dr. Anderson has had a long career as a dentist, and, although he’s still in peak form, eventually he will retire. By the time that happens, the profession may be so changed that you’ll be worried about choosing your dentist by make, model, and software version because your next dentist could be a robot. Robots Growing More Sophisticated In the past,it seemed that there were many barriers to robots being able to perform critical tasks necessary for being a doctor,

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