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Finding A Dentist

Choosing a dental care provider is a big deal! It can be a bit intimidating to begin your search for a new dentist. Once you narrow down a couple options, what do you do next? One of the best ways to begin is to put together a list of things that are a priority for you. Here are some things to consider: Does the office have convenient offices hours? Is it in an accessible location? Is it family friendly? Do they offer cosmetic treatments?  

Ask around and look online

Ask your friends and family where they go. They have first-hand experience and wouldn’t recommend someone without having a pleasant experience. Read online ...

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You're Never Too Young or Too Old for a Healthy Smile

Whether you are 3 or 103, your team at Webster Groves Dental is here for you, and it's never too late or too early to achieve a beautiful and healthy smile! We offer a wide range of dental services and we love taking care of patients of all ages.

Services for Children

It's important to begin bringing your child to the dentist at an early age. Seeing them at this point allows us to monitor their oral health and development. These visits also give us an opportunity to start building a relationship with them that will set them up for success at the dentist as they get older.

Protecting your child's baby teeth ...

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Planning Your Family's Healthcare? Don't Forget Your Dental Checkups!

When you think of your family's health care, dentistry is typically a separate topic. However, with more information emerging about how oral health is related to overall health, perhaps it shouldn't be separate. After all, your dentist is also a doctor who, by monitoring your oral health, also impacts your overall health. Here are some of the ways your dentist can help.

Advanced Technology

Over the years, dental technology has made huge advances by allowing dentists to diagnose more effectively and efficiently. CAD/CAM, computer-aided diagnosis systems, can even be used to screen for other health concerns such as:

  • Bone density and osteoporosis
  • Diagnosing maxillary sinusitis
  • Oral cancer screenings
  • Diagnosing carotid artery calcification

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Healthy Eating for Your Body and Your Smile

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You've heard it time and time again - eat more fruits and vegetables. You should focus on a balanced diet. We know this is good for our bodies and our overall health; however, did you know that eating more fruits and veggies also benefits your oral health? It's true! Here's what you need to know.

How Fruits and Vegetables Improve Oral Health

Eating fruits and vegetables actually helps to neutralize the acids in your mouth that eat away at your enamel and cause tooth decay. They also increase saliva flow, which helps to wash away food debris and other plaque causing particles. Saliva can also remineralize teeth that have been affected by ...

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These 3 Details Make the Difference between a Good Dentist and a Great Dentist

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As you research new dentists in your area, you may find that your final decision as to who is right for your family can be a tough one. Most dentists do a good job and want to make patients feel comfortable, satisfied, and healthy. After all, most people who go into the healthcare field, including dentists, genuinely want to help others.

It can be hard, especially if you truly value your oral health and appearance, to distinguish between the good dentists and the truly great ones without a deeper dive. 

In addition to feeling comfortable and satisfied with the work your dentist does, you should also see advanced technology, a sense of ...

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Taking Care of Baby Teeth

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It is often easy to overlook the dental health of our young children. "They only have baby teeth that will fall out in a few years, right?" is a question asked by many parents. Baby teeth are not only crucial to the development and health of permanent teeth, but instilling good dental hygiene at a young age will promote good habits as children get older. There are many things that parents overlook when taking care of their child's baby teeth. Here a few tips to help prevent tooth decay and encourage a dental hygiene routine

Tips of Baby Tooth Care

  • Ditch the bottle! Try to have your child switch from ...

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Don't Let Your 2016 Dental Benefits Go To Waste!

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As 2016 comes to a close and days are filled with family and holiday activities, it's important to keep dental health in mind! Most dental benefits expire at the end of each calendar year, have you taken advantage of all cleaning(s), exam(s) and x-ray(s) for 2016? While each plan is different and only your insurance provider can advise on exactly what you're entitled to annually, we're happy to answer any questions we can, and most importantly want to get you in for remaining appointments before the end of 2016! Please call our office today to schedule: 314-918-9666

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