Our genes are the code behind much of what we are. They determine our height, our eye color, whether we have certain diseases, and even whether we can roll our tongue. They may even play a role in our personality traits. But does our DNA also have an effect on our oral health? Your dentist near Liberty, MO is here to discuss this fascinating topic.
Michael C. Byars DDS Blog
March 20, 2018
February 13, 2018
If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you may be living with issues such as frequent headaches, chronic fatigue, and difficulties focusing or concentrating among other things. The standard of care for treating sleep apnea involves continuous positive air pressure therapy, or CPAP, but what if you’re not comfortable with your CPAP device? Your dentist in Liberty has solutions for you.
December 12, 2017
If you’re an expectant mother, you’re probably diligent about taking care of your health because you know that everything you do could affect the precious little life growing inside of you. That’s why you take lots of vitamins, eat wholesome foods, and never skip your appointments with your doctor. But visiting your dentist near Liberty, MO is also important while you’re hosting a tiny human inside you! Here’s why you shouldn’t be a stranger at your dentist’s office during your pregnancy.
November 5, 2017
The holidays are a time of celebration and happiness. One of the worst ways to drag down the jolliness that surrounds friends and family is breaking to them that you have a debilitating disease like oral cancer.
The good news is that oral cancer is completely treatable and actually has a very high success rate if caught in the early stages. That’s why your dentist in Liberty, MO believes in offering oral cancer screenings to all patients. Avoid bad news and keep up the holiday cheer by being proactive in caring for your oral health.
October 20, 2017
Unfortunately, for older patients losing their natural teeth isn’t a far-off nightmare—it can be a close reality! While tooth loss in seniors has decreased overall, there are still a large number of senior patients that remain with no teeth at all! If you’re wondering why you’re more susceptible to tooth loss as you age, this post from your Kansas City, MO dentist explains it all.
September 16, 2017
As you surf the internet or check your social media feeds, you see multiple DIY videos to help you save money and to make your life easier. Among many of the tutorials that you will find online involve do-it-your-self cosmetic dental procedures. While they may seem like the quick fix and the perfect solution to get the perfect smile that you have always wanted, your cosmetic dentist in Liberty, MO will highly recommend that you do not give them a try. They cannot only cause permanent damage to your teeth, but your health as well.
August 22, 2017
If you are looking for an excellent dental office to offer the comprehensive and compassionate care that you deserve, you can benefit from the best dentist in Liberty, MO. Recently, Northland Lifestyle magazine announced that Dr. Michael C. Byars of Byars Dental as the “Best Dentist of Northland.” As the readers’ choice most preferred dentist in the area, Dr. Byars is honored that you have chosen him to be the 2017 Readers’ Choice Award Winner with more than 100,000 individual votes casted across more than 50+ categories.
July 27, 2017
Dr. Michael Byars is proud to announce that our Liberty, MO dental practice is nominated for Northland Lifestyle Readers’ Choice 2017! We’d like to thank all the readers who voted to nominate us again this year, as we consider this a great honor. Now we’d like to ask you to cast your vote for us by July 31st. We were the proud winners of last year’s best dentist award, and we would love to be your choice again for 2017! Here are some of the reasons our practice was nominated again this year.
June 16, 2017
We know it’s exciting! Getting your dental implants in Kansas City may have taken a little while to heal, but now that you have your dental prosthetic installed, you finally have a complete smile again. This is the beginning of a new chapter in your life, one of restored confidence and health! You’ve taken the initiative to care about your oral and overall health, now it’s time to maintain these awesome results with the proper dental care. Dr. Michael C. Byars of Byars Dental wants you to know how to care for your dental implants properly so they can last for years to come.
May 19, 2017
As summer approaches, do not let an incomplete smile ruin your fun. Tooth loss is a common problem among adults with 178 million Americans missing at least one tooth. When living with missing teeth, your confidence quickly declines. However, it can also impact your quality and enjoyment for life. If you do not replace your lost teeth, you might just find yourself missing out of fun activities, like eating corn on the cob at family barbeques. Thankfully, you can restore your smile and regain your quality of life with your dentist in Kansas City, Dr. Michael Byars. He offers the solutions you need to permanently replace your missing teeth to make the most of your summer activities.