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Welcome to Sunflower Family Dentistry - Mark Gilmore, Your Dentist in Kansas City, KS

Welcome! The dental professionals at Sunflower Family Dentistry - Mark Gilmore are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and fully understand any health issues you face. That's why we've developed a web site loaded with valuable information about dental and dental problems and treatments. We encourage you to visit this site whenever you have concern about your teeth.

Our web site also provides you with background about our, staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office in and other useful information. We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible. And we want you to feel confident that when you choose , you're working with doctors and other professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring.

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Sunflower Family Dentistry - Mark Gilmore's capabilities and services. We also invite you to email or call our office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions. Thank you.

  • Dr.
    Mark Gilmore

    Dr. Gilmore believes everyone should have a fun, friendly, and relaxed time at the dentist and have the
    opportunity to receive the best and latest dentistry available. His commitment to providing the best
    dentistry is proven by his precise expertise.“I invite you to come visit us and meet myself and our team.
    We’d love to take care of your dental needs and find a dental home for you and your family for years to

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  • Educational Videos

    Take a few minutes to watch our educational videos and learn more about different dental treatments and procedures. Video topics include general & cosmetic dentistry, Implants, oral health and hygiene, orthodontics and preventative dentistry. ...

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  • Smile Makeover

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

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  • Sinus Surgery

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What Our Patients Say About Us

  • "I absolutely love Dr. Gilmore and his staff. They are all so friendly. My children even look forward to their 6 month visits because the staff is so good with them. I would highly recommend this dental office to anyone looking for a new dentist!"
    Brandi B.
  • "I have been a patient of Sunflower Family Dentistry for many years. When Dr. Beckett retired I was anxious for the transition to a new Dentist, however, I could not be more pleased with Dr. Gilmore! A dental appointment with Dr. Gilmore and his staff has never been anything short of comfortable, informative and welcoming…you become a member of the Sunflower “family”. I look forward to my quarterly visits. Not many people would say that about visiting a dentist. 😀"
    Melissa Z.
  • "Dr Gilmore and the staff at Sunflower Family Dentistry are amazing! I have been going to Dr Gilmore for the past five years. I have sensitive teeth and he is very conscious to make sure that I feel no pain. I would not hesitate to recommend Sunflower Family Dentistry to family and friends."
    Matt J.
  • "Excellent dental care! Dr. Gilmore is personable and knowledgeable, and he and his staff always provide a comfortable, pleasant experience. I needed a lot of restorative and cosmetic dentistry when I first became a patient at Sunflower Family Dentistry eight years ago. I am extremely satisfied with the results, and I highly recommend Dr. Gilmore and his staff!"
    Ryan B.
  • "You will be meet with the nicest and most professional people in the industry. They are quick to get to work and ensure only top notch dental work."