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Invisalign Delivers The Smile Of Your Dreams

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At Drake Family Dentistry, we strive to make it easy for the families of Bonner Springs, KS to keep their smiles looking and feeling great. We are concerned about maintaining oral health around here, but we are also interested in providing cosmetic solutions. That’s because we know how much your self-image depends on your appearance […]

Types of Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments

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When someone wants to improve the appearance of a smile, cosmetic dentistry is a popular choice. Unlike general dentistry, cosmetic changes are not required for good oral health. Patients typically choose this method for aesthetic reasons only. Types of cosmetic dentistry treatments Depending on the condition of the teeth and gums, there are a variety […]

Why To Take Snoring Seriously

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Snoring isn’t just an annoyance. It can have major health consequences. At Drake Family Dentistry, we can treat sleep problems like snoring. What is snoring? Snoring is caused by an an airway obstruction in the throat or nasal cavity. The obstruction can be caused by: Poor muscle tone in the throat and tongue—when muscles relax […]

Rejuvenate Your Smile With Reconstructive Dentistry

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Dr. Thomas Drake of the Bonner Springs, KS area is a dentist who is committed to helping patients achieve beautiful, healthy smiles. When a variety of issues are impacting one’s oral health, it is important for these patients to ask questions about solutions such as reconstructive dentistry. What Is Reconstructive Dentistry? Reconstructive dentistry is a […]

Can Dentists Help with Sleep Apnea?

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Sleep apnea is a health issue, causing people to stop breathing intermittently during sleep, that should be taken seriously. The condition is divided into two categories: obstructive and central sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common type. When the breathing stops temporarily, the soft tissues of the airway falls, and this inhibits oxygen […]

Sealants Are Important For Protecting Your Child’s Teeth

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Teaching children to practice daily brushing and flossing is essential to their dental health. But children are usually not successful at thoroughly cleaning their teeth. This is especially true of their molars, the back teeth used for chewing, that have uneven, rough surfaces where bacteria hides. Sealants provide an excellent way to help prevent cavities […]

Timeline Of Invisalign Treatment

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Straight teeth can give a sense of confidence and pride, but for some, the thought of wearing metal braces for months, or years, may be less appealing than living with crooked teeth. Thanks to advances in dentistry, metal braces are no longer the only option for improving alignment and enhancing the smile. Invisalign® is one […]