How Stress Can Affect Oral Health
added on: April 30, 2020

Stress can be caused by any number of things, such as work and family. But in these uncertain times, it’s only natural to experience elevated levels of stress. Too much stress can have negative effects on bodies such as headaches, stomachaches, increased heart rate, and overall feelings of anxiety. But… Read More…


What is a Dental Emergency?
added on: April 13, 2020
emergency room sign

Nobody wants to experience a dental emergency, and that may be more true now than ever before thanks to all of the confusion and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and dental care. Don’t worry, your dentist in St. Louis and the American Dental Association (ADA) are here to help clarify what constitutes… Read More…


Can You Make Novocaine Numbness Go Away Fast?
added on: April 9, 2020

We’re not totally sure if The Weeknd was reminiscing of a dental appointment when he wrote his hit song “I Can’t Feel My Face,” but if you’ve ever had novocaine before dental treatment, it’s easy to believe that the weird numbness you experienced may have just been the artistic inspiration… Read More…


The Keto Diet & Your Oral Health
added on: March 26, 2020

March is National Nutrition Month and is hosted every year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It strives to bring awareness to the importance of how eating right can help us live longer, healthier lives. When some people consider how nutrition plays a role in their overall health, they… Read More…


Bad Breath Remedies
added on: February 24, 2020

Bad breath is an incredibly common concern for many Americans. In fact, according to Medical News Today, bad breath affects an estimated 25% of the population. Even though there are various things that can cause bad breath, there are a few that concern your dentist in St. Louis. The truth… Read More…


Protect Your Heart, See Your Dentist in St. Louis
added on: February 13, 2020
heart health month

Seeing your dentist in St. Louis in order to protect your heart may seem like strange advice, but in fact, there is a strong connection between oral health and heart health. To help celebrate Heart Health Month this February, we’d like to educate our patients and neighbors on just how… Read More…


The Oral Health Dangers of Cough Medicine
added on: January 30, 2020

During this time of the year, it seems as if everyone we encounter is sneezing, sniffling, or coughing. While we do as much as we can to avoid getting a cold, sometimes we just get sick. When we do get a case of the coughs we just want it to… Read More…


Why Do I Bite My Lips, Cheeks, and Tongue?
added on: January 27, 2020

Biting your lips, cheeks, or tongue is a common habit for many people. While it may seem relatively harmless, biting the soft tissues in our mouths can lead to serious and painful problems. But like any habit, it can be difficult to stop biting your lips, cheeks, or tongue. Join… Read More…


Why Crooked Teeth Are Worrisome
added on: December 23, 2019
smiling girl with crooked teeth

Many people, both children, and adults alike, have crooked teeth. Occasionally, crooked teeth can contribute to poor self-esteem and loss of confidence. But even if crooked teeth don’t bother someone mentally, your dentist in St. Louis may still be worried. The truth is, crooked teeth can lead to some oral… Read More…


Can Certain Foods Whiten Teeth?
added on: December 23, 2019
fruit

Getting whiter teeth is one of the most popular things people want for their smiles, and your dentist in St. Louis doesn’t blame them. Whiter teeth are often viewed as more attractive and make you appear healthier and more approachable than dull, discolored teeth. While we all know that there… Read More…


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