“Do I Have Gum Disease?” 
added on: September 17, 2021

Gum disease is an infection in the gum tissues and can cause some unwanted side effects, such as your gums pulling away from the teeth. This can lead to deep pockets between your teeth and gums. Gum disease also makes your teeth more susceptible to tooth decay, and, if left… Read More…


COVID-19 & Cracked Teeth
added on: February 17, 2021
stressed man in mask

Over the past year, some dental offices have been reporting higher rates of cracked teeth than in years’ past. Take this dentist’s experience documented in the New York Times for example. So, is there some weird connection between COVID-19 and cracked teeth? Well, kind of. While cracked teeth are not… Read More…


Diabetes & Oral Health
added on: November 18, 2020

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and strives to raise awareness of a chronic disease that affects nearly 30 million Americans. But what does this have to do with your dentist in St. Louis? Well, the truth is, there is a strong connection between oral health and diabetes, and it’s ever… Read More…


Why Are My Gums Receding? 
added on: July 22, 2020

When it comes to your oral health, it’s no surprise that your dentist in St. Louis puts so much importance on taking proper care of your teeth. But did you know that your gums are another crucial aspect to overall oral health? In fact, our gums are just as important… 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 Great American Smokeout & Your Oral Health
added on: November 21, 2019
time to quit smoking

Every November, the American Cancer Society sponsors the Great American Smokeout to encourage smokers to quit. As we all know, smoking can lead to serious health problems such as cancer, heart disease, and lung disease. Your dentist in St. Louis also wants you to know that smoking can have a… Read More…


The Importance of Healthy Gums
added on: June 11, 2019
examining gums with mirror

Often we think of a healthy mouth as straight, white teeth. But the truth is, a healthy mouth goes beyond our smiles. Our gums are easily overlooked when it comes to talking about our oral health. However, our gums are crucial to not only our mouths but to our overall… Read More…