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Porcelain Veneers: A hot new arrival this summer!

As the humidity rises and summer of 2018 looms large on the horizon, clearly excitement is in the air. And while the weather might be hot, modern dentistry might be even hotter! Due in no small part to the recent advancements made in dental technology, professional dentistry is on fire right now and the heat … Continue reading Porcelain Veneers: A hot new arrival this summer!

CEREC Crown: Technology giving you a crown in One Day!

    The Future is Now with the CEREC Crown Although it’s been said many times before, but in this age of iPhones, YouTube, social media, drones, and of course selfies galore, it appears 2018 is the American future we once dreamed of! With the countless new advancements in technology that we have seen in … Continue reading CEREC Crown: Technology giving you a crown in One Day!

Invisalign Dentist: Technology is Beautiful

The Future Is Now! As we plunge further in to into what some may refer to as “The Industrial Revolution of the 21st Century” we find ourselves continuously engrossed in a quagmire of ever-advancing technology. While some may argue that this recent wave of advancement comes at a price, (overuse, dependence and even addiction to … Continue reading Invisalign Dentist: Technology is Beautiful

Oral Cancer Screening: Prevention Saves Lives

Oral Cancer Screening: The Season of Life Its that time once again! That time of year where the cold bitterness of winter begins to taper off and the warm rays of sunlight slowly begin to take its place. It is during this time of transition in which we witness what’s sometimes referred to as the … Continue reading Oral Cancer Screening: Prevention Saves Lives

Root Canal Symptoms: The Root of Your Fears

Root Canal Symptoms: What is at the root of your fears? Are you having root canal symptoms? You don’t have to be an insider within the dental profession to be familiar with the term “Root Canal”, as the mere mention of the term has left many dental patients shaking in their shoes. Perhaps due to … Continue reading Root Canal Symptoms: The Root of Your Fears

Family Dentistry in Overland Park, KS

There’s no place like home! From the wide-open fields of sunflowers and corn stalks, to picturesque homes and subdivisions, this cozy KC metropolitan area known as Overland Park, is truly a great place to call home! While living in this wonderful community certainly has its share of aesthetic benefits, there are also many sociological benefits … Continue reading Family Dentistry in Overland Park, KS

Diabetes and Oral Health: The Link between Diabetes and Gum Disease

Diabetes and Oral Health: Diabetes by the Numbers You may be wondering if diabetes and oral health are actually linked. We wanted to dive into that topic today… As you are probably aware, diabetes is one of the most common and widespread diseases, affecting approximately 9.3 of the U.S. population today. Diabetes in the most … Continue reading Diabetes and Oral Health: The Link between Diabetes and Gum Disease

Dental Health Services for Beginners

A friendly February reminder! As we enter the unpredictable month of February, and eagerly await the groundhog’s prediction, certainly there is much to do! However, this uncertain and often busy month, as of 1949, received another significant meaning. In the years since this significance has become continuously more predominant and widespread. On February 8th, 1949, … Continue reading Dental Health Services for Beginners

Your Overland Park Dentist: Dr. Charles R. Kimes, DDS

Your Overland Park Dentist: Our Story As both the head practitioner as well as the owner of the practice, Dr. Charles R. Kimes, your Overland Park Dentist, has been the man at the helm of Overland Park Dentistry since its inception, and continues to steer us towards excellence to this day! From its humble beginnings … Continue reading Your Overland Park Dentist: Dr. Charles R. Kimes, DDS

Delta Dental Insurance: Insurance is a Tricky Business!

Insurance can be Tricky! When bringing up a subject such as dental insurance in general conversation, you’re likely to be met with a variety of responses often similar to a rolling of the eyes or an exasperated sigh. Such responses are understandable as the topic of health insurance itself has long been a contentious and … Continue reading Delta Dental Insurance: Insurance is a Tricky Business!

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Even though going to the dentist is one of my least favorite things to do, my experience with Dr. Kimes have always been good. They are both very kind and considerate and try to treat you as painlessly as possible.