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Special Oral Health Considerations during Cold and Flu Season

Maintaining oral health can prevent an individual from catching a cold. If a cold is contracted, there are special steps that should be taken to…

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Feb 20, 2020

History of Dentistry

Dr. John Goodman explores a brief history of dentistry, and explains how methods have evolved over the centuries.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Oct 04, 2018

Oral Health and Dentistry Statistics

Our dental team discusses oral health and dentistry statistics and explores how you can maintain healthy teeth and gums for years to come.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Jul 02, 2018

How Root Canal Therapy Reduces Dental Pain

Root canal therapy (endodontics) can relieve the pain associated with an infected tooth, though some discomfort occurs after treatment. John P. Goodman DDS considers these…

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Dec 20, 2017

How Hormone Changes Affect Gum Health

Dr. John Goodman discusses the link between hormone changes and gum health, and offers tips for maintaining healthy gum tissue.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on May 22, 2017

Common Causes of Poor Gum Health: Tips for Prevention

A variety of things can cause gum disease and gum recession. Let's consider the causes of these periodontal health problems.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Apr 26, 2017

What Are the Benefits of Tongue Scrapers?

Tongue scrapers are a great addition to daily oral hygiene routines. Learn more about the benefits of tongue scrapers.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Mar 28, 2017

Aggressive Tooth Brushing and Dental Damage

Brushing too hard can actually harm the teeth. Find out why as we discuss the link between aggressive tooth brushing and dental damage.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Feb 25, 2017

Understanding the Anatomy of a Tooth: Patient Information

The anatomy of a tooth may surprise you. By learning about the different layers of tooth structure, you may have a better understanding of various…

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Jan 24, 2017

Why Does it Hurt When I Chew? Dental Pain and Chewing

If you experience dental pain when chewing, you may be suffering from a dental health issue. Learn why dental pain can happen when chewing.

Posted by Dr. John Goodman on Sep 27, 2016

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John P. Goodman, DDS We Give Kansas City a Reason to Smile!

Dr. John Goodman has more than two decades of experience serving the community of Kansas City, MO. He offers a comprehensive range of services to address all types of dental problems, and he accepts CareCredit® financing to make treatment as accessible as possible. 

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