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  • New Year: New Smiles

    As the calendar flips to the New Year, what New Years’ resolutions have you made for you and your family?  Are you implementing new workout routines or starting a diet?  Are you saving for a trip or looking to become more organized?  As a dentist Ballwin residents trust for cosmetic [...]

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    A Look at Pumpkins and your Oral Health

    Do you have pumpkin pie leftover from Thanksgiving?  You may be one of the few that do; but the good news is that pumpkin is extremely healthy for your smile.  Now, mind you, the sugar in the pie isn’t all that great, but with proper brushing and flossing, a small piece here or there is fine.  [...]

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    Happy Halloween!

    Happy Halloween from your Ballwin dentist team!  We know many of you are gearing up for a night of tricks and treats and wish you a safe, fun time.  Halloween is one of the oldest holidays and truly a great time for laughter and entertainment.  While customs vary from city to city, one constant [...]

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    Dental Implants: Creating New Smiles

    This week wraps up the Dental Implant Awareness Month.  A month in which dentists across the nation and their patients celebrate the amazing new smiles dental implants have given them.  The purpose of this awareness month is to bring to light how implants are changing smiles and changing lives.  [...]

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    Whiter Teeth for Back to School Smiles

    The school year is beginning and students are gearing up for new challenges while getting organized for classes.  Among back to school tasks comes thoughts of fall sports, teen dances, homecoming activities, and of course, school pictures.  So what can you and your family members do to make sure [...]

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    Periodontitis, Gum Disease, and Flossing

    Are you at that stage in life when you groan as you sit or go to stand, with new aches and pains appearing every day?  Getting older isn’t a lot of fun if your joints hurt or when aching muscles don’t respond like they used to.  Yet, we do feel the difference of aging joints and bones.  What [...]

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    Summer Snacks for your Smile

    It’s amazing how far away we get from our goals just 6 months after vowing to hold on to our New Year’s resolutions.  Yet, it seems to be a natural circle of life.  We work hard to lose weight; eating healthy and exercising more for the first few months.  Then, as summer approaches, we tend [...]

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    Oral Cancer Screening and Your Health

    Last month was Oral Cancer Awareness Month, but don’t fret!  It doesn’t mean that it’s too late to schedule an oral cancer screening appointment.  Our Ballwin dentist understands that schedules are tough to coordinate, and that life is life.  Still, it is important to schedule your dental [...]

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    A Camera-Worthy Smile

      You’ve prepared for graduation day for the last four years.  Now, prepare your smile for the big day with a visit to our Ballwin dentist office for a quick and easy Teeth Whitening solution.  You’ve worked hard to accomplish your goals: Piles of homework, hours of classes, and [...]

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    Include a Mouthguard as Part of Your Sport’s Uniform

    March seems to be determined to go out like a lion.  High winds, rain, and cold temperatures are sure to put a damper on your spirits, but warmer temps and sunshine are on the way.  As the first week of spring comes to a close, despite the forecast, many Ballwin dentist patients are getting ready [...]

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