IS A SIMPLE SPOONFUL of ice cream enough to make you cringe because of the pain in your teeth? Do you have to be careful when you drink hot coffee that none of it touches your chompers? If you know the feeling, then you’re one of the millions who experience tooth sensitivity. Let’s take a closer […]
WE USE OUR TEETH all day, every day, for chewing, talking, and flashing big smiles at friends and family, but what are the structures that allow our teeth to do so much? Let’s take a look at what our teeth are made of. Layer 1: Tooth Enamel The portion of each tooth that we can see […]
OUR JAWS DO A LOT of work throughout the day, opening and closing over and over so that we can do ordinary things like talk, eat, and yawn. Ideally, all of the anatomy involved functions as it should and we can perform these tasks without trouble, but many people struggle with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders because […]
DO YOU REMEMBER losing your first tooth? Maybe it happened later than for your classmates, or maybe you fell down on the playground and it came out before you knew it was loose. However it happens, losing that first tooth is a big deal for every kid. As parents, we want to make sure it’s a […]
The skilled team at Foster Dental Care comprising of Dr. Alan Foster, Dr. Rebecca Spencer, and Dr.Niki McDaniel, have specialized in various areas in dentistry. Following the Blue Springs tradition of dental comfort and care, they are dedicated to providing patients in Blue Springs MO, and nearby communities with a comprehensive range of quality dental care to help patients enjoy healthy, beautiful smiles amidst their busy lifestyles. They are members of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, Greater Kansas City Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, and the University Study Club.