Plan for Your Smile With Dental Sealants

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In order to ensure your smile can continue to look and function as intended, it is important to keep it safe from oral health risks that can arise in your everyday life. It is important to help strengthen your tooth enamel by providing additional layers of protection. One highly effective... Read more »

Superior Smiles Include Gum Disease Risk Factor Assessment

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                               Building a better smile begins with building a better prevention plan. Keeping your smile safe from numerous risk factors that can destroy your smile is extremely important, so your smile can continue to thrive. One particular condition you should be mindful of is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease, also known... Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Mouth Guards

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Are you involved in any physical activities that can put your mouth at risk? If your smile is at risk of suffering from severe dental damage or facial trauma, you will want to use a mouth guard. Furthermore, not only is a mouth guard important, but the care and treatment... Read more »

Focus Your Smile on Dental Damage Prevention

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  Due to the continual concerns involved with dental damage, it is important to make sure you are always protecting your smile at every chance possible. The more you do to protect your teeth and gums from outside influence, the better chance your smile has for thriving for the rest... Read more »

Word Definitions for Basic Categories of Teeth

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In order to have an effective conversation with your dentist about your mouth, it helps to be familiar with basic dental vocabulary. That’s why we’ve provided you with a series of word definitions to evaluate: Let’s review four basic categories of teeth: Incisors: These are your sharp, chisel-shaped front teeth.There... Read more »

Is Your Diet Healthy for Your Smile?

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To give yourself a healthy smile, you will want to maintain a healthy oral hygiene routine along with a balanced diet. For excellent dental health, we recommend eating a variety of foods, while limiting those high in sugars and starches. At St. Marys Dental Center, our dentist recommends a balanced diet... Read more »

Three Advantages of Flossing

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You probably know how vital flossing is to your oral health. But do you thoroughly understand the reasons why? Dr. Jay W Hildreth and our dental team would be happy to clarify about the many benefits of flossing: -Flossing averts plaque buildup. Brushing helps remove plaque from your smile, yes,... Read more »

The Pain of Toothaches

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A toothache can stop anyone in their tracks. That is why understanding the cause of, and seeking treatment for a toothache is essential when you experience one. Here at St. Marys Dental Center in St Marys, Kansas, our team cares for your oral health, which is why we are happy... Read more »