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Dr. Busch of NKC Dental Is Aware of Gluten Intolerance

LogoIf you have gluten intolerance, it is taking a toll on your teeth. A 2016 study published in The European Journal of Oral Sciences confirmed that gluten causes the body to produce an immune reaction against a main protein responsible for creating tooth enamel. "The outside protective layer of teeth is enamel and is what makes teeth bright and shiny. The absence of it causes an excess of cavities, tooth wear, tooth loss and infection," comments Dr. Busch.

NKC Dental Offers CEREC One Visit Crowns

LogoIt used to be an inconvenience to get a crown placed. The X-rays, the trays full of goop that made everyone gag. It felt like all the teeth were coming out when they pulled the tray out, plus at least two visits to the dentist's office. The final step was to get a temporary crown that tasted and felt like aluminum foil.

Dr. William Busch Is First Dentist in USA to Offer EVisit for His Patients

LogoDr. Busch wants his patients to be able to access him at any time when they have dental problems. He is the first dentist in the U.S. to offer eVisit to his dental patients. eVisit is an inexpensive, convenient and secure dental appointment alternative available to patients who are either in pain at 4:30 am or need a dental consultation from a thousand miles away.

Dentists Shut Down Shop and Open Up at Arrowhead Stadium Tower Club

LogoOn Tuesday October 20th, 2015, 268 underserved children received $129,980.00 worth of dental care during the 10th annual "Kansas City Oral Health Care Day".

Dr. Busch Awarded the Community Service Buck O'Neil Award

LogoOn August 16th 2015 at the Kauffman Stadium at a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels Dr. Busch was awarded the Community Service Buck O'Neil Award from the KC Royals. Dr. Busch sat in the Honorary Buck O'Neil Red Stadium Chair with his family behind home plate in honor of his work in the Royal's Community.

TeamSmile Provides Dental Services to Underserved Children

LogoIt is a well-known fact that many children shy away from visiting the dentist due to dental anxiety. To combat this, Dr. Bill Busch of NKC Dental created and co-founded TeamSmile, a nonprofit dental organization whose mission is to build partnerships between oral health professionals and professional athletic organizations.

Lecture by Dr. Busch Highlights Breakthroughs in Dental Universe

LogoOn February 27, 2015, Dr. Bill Busch of NKC Dental spoke at the 150th Chicago Mid-Winter Meeting. Lecturing on the subject of Digital Dentistry, his audience included 300 of his peers in the dental field, who watched as he performed a live demonstration on a patient that had a single-visit crown restoration done with PlanScan. The Chicago Mid-Winter Meeting saw over 25,000 attendees in total.

Dr. Busch Performs Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures for His Patients

LogoRemember when cosmetic dentistry was only for the rich and famous? Movie stars underwent cosmetic procedures to keep their smiles white and beautiful in order to keep their jobs on the big screen. Now, with new techniques and advancements in cosmetic dentistry, anybody can have a dazzling smile.

Dr. Busch Opts for Dental Implants for His Patients

LogoBefore the development of dental implants, a patient with a missing tooth or teeth had only two options: either get a dental bridge or do nothing about it. Neither solution was ideal, as dental bridges require one more tooth on either side of the missing tooth to be sacrificed, while ignoring the problem meant having to put up with poorer oral function, diet and general health. Today, Dr. Bill Busch recommends dental implants as the most effective, practical and aesthetically pleasing means of tooth restoration.

Dr. Bill Busch Invited to Be Contributing Author for the Dental Library

LogoThe Dental Library is an assembly of local, prominent dental professionals who have agreed to research and write about dental issues and developments for their local area.