Your Teeth Aren’t Tools: Why You Shouldn’t Open Things with Your Teeth

Broken Tooth Dentist St. Louis

From broken teeth to oral infections, using your teeth as tools can result in dental emergencies and other serious issues. Your teeth are marvels of nature, designed for the primary purpose of chewing and breaking down food. However, some individuals use their teeth for tasks they were never intended for, treating them as makeshift tools …

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Updated: February 2, 2024

The Impact of Diabetes on Your Child’s Dental Well-being

Diabetes and Your Childs Oral Health

According to the CDC, more than 350,000 children and adolescents were diagnosed with diabetes in 2021. We are committed to providing specialized dental care and guidance to families navigating this challenging situation. Diabetes is a complex condition that impacts various aspects of an individual’s health, and its effects extend beyond just blood sugar management. One …

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Updated: February 2, 2024

Dealing with Sensitive Teeth – What Dental Treatments Are Available?

Sensitive Teeth Dentist

Schedule an appointment with The Dental Anesthesia Center to determine the most effective treatment plan for your tooth sensitivity. Dealing with sensitive teeth can be a discomforting experience, often causing pain and inconvenience in daily life. Whether triggered by hot or cold temperatures, sweet foods, or even brushing, tooth sensitivity can impact your overall dental …

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Updated: February 2, 2024

What Is the Best Way to Reduce Gum Swelling?

Why are My Gums Swollen

At The Dental Anesthesia Center, we are dedicated to providing complete dental care and are well-equipped to alleviate gum swelling and its causes. Your gums are swollen – should you be worried? This is a question nearly everyone asks at some point because gum inflammation is a common problem for many people. More than 50% …

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Updated: January 18, 2024

Get 2024 Off to a Good Start – Schedule a Dental Exam

Schedule Dental Exam

Here are some reasons why scheduling a dental exam should be at the top of your 2024 to-do list. As we usher in the new year, it’s the perfect time to prioritize our health and well-being. While resolutions often focus on fitness and nutrition, one aspect that is frequently overlooked is dental health. A bright …

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Updated: January 3, 2024

The Hidden Battle: 12 Symptoms of Dental Anxiety

Is Dental Anxiety Normal

If you or a loved one struggles with dental anxiety, reach out to us – we’re here to listen, support, and ensure your dental visits are as comfortable as possible. Dental anxiety is a common challenge that many individuals face, often preventing them from seeking essential dental care. Symptoms can vary from person to person, …

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Updated: January 3, 2024