The Three Things to Look for in a Tube of Toothpaste

If you want the best toothpaste for your smile, then our dental team encourages you to choose a paste that: –Is approved by the American Dental Association: If the paste you choose has been approved by the ADA, it means it has been tested for safety and effectiveness. The ADA seal is a label to… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Effectively Restore an Extracted Tooth

Sometimes when a tooth is badly decayed or damaged it is so severely compromised that Dr. can’t save it with a root canal. Once the tooth is extracted and the tissues of the socket are allowed to heal, can help you understand your options for fully replacing the tooth. One of the most effective treatments… Read more »

The Severity of Your Tooth Stains Will Dictate the Method Needed to Whiten Your Smile

If your smile is riddled with stains, it likely leaves you feeling socially awkward. In certain professions, it could even impact the success of your business. The severity of the staining issues will dictate the whitening products or treatments that your dentist, Dr. , recommends. Adding a whitening toothpaste to your daily oral hygiene routine… Read more »

Your Teeth and Dental Implants

You know that a missing tooth can be embarrassing, but do you know what you can do about the problem? When you consider your options, we recommend considering the benefits of dental implants. But do you know what happens when you get an implant? Will your implant blend well with your smile? Dental implants are… Read more »

Understanding Dental Veneers

Have you thought about getting dental veneers, but were unsure what they are exactly? If so, you are not alone. Dental veneers have made strides in cosmetic dentistry thanks to the successful treatments across the world. In a nutshell, dental veneers are thin, custom-made shells, which are bonded to the front of your teeth. These… Read more »

Getting New Dentures? What You Need to Know.

Getting dentures for the first time can be a big adjustment. When Dr. recommends dentures in , , it is to restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. However, they take some getting used to. In order to prepare you for this change, here are some commonly asked questions about dentures. What do new… Read more »

Can ClearCorrect Enhance Your Smile?

Welcome to the dental practice of James T. Voorhees, DDS located in Lenexa, Kansas! Our dentist, Dr. James Voorhees, and our team are pleased to offer ClearCorrect aligners for our patients seeking a straighter, more attractive smile. If you have always wanted a smile makeover but are self-conscious about wearing traditional braces in this stage of your life,… Read more »