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Dr. Bernard Gene Bruns, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Bernard Bruns is a Dentist practicing in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Bruns specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
8 years Experience
Dr. Bernard Gene Bruns, DDS
  • Kansas City, MO
  • University of Missouri Kansas City
  • Accepting new patients

Do I have to be numb?

There are many procedures that can be done without local "numbing" or shots. The most important is to make sure you are comfortable and get optimal oral health.

Very swollen and red gums after routine dental cleaning

A change in diet or medicines can cause more build up; making 'regular' cleaning a more painful experience. From practice to practice may have a slight difference in how their READ MORE
A change in diet or medicines can cause more build up; making 'regular' cleaning a more painful experience. From practice to practice may have a slight difference in how their cleanings feel also.

I can't fix my teeth sensitivity. What do I do?

You may try another toothpaste or mouth wash geared for sensitive teeth. Unfortunately some people, myself included, are born with sensitive teeth that we get to deal with throughout READ MORE
You may try another toothpaste or mouth wash geared for sensitive teeth. Unfortunately some people, myself included, are born with sensitive teeth that we get to deal with throughout our life. If it is too painful ultimately you may start root canals on most symptomatic teeth. Without seeing the situation it is difficult to recommend the best course of action for your specific case.