Month: November 2020

How Parents Help Younger Kids Learn Good Oral Hygiene Habits

In the time before your kids are old enough to brush and floss their own teeth, they will depend on you to protect them from cavities. At this point, you will have a direct responsibility for maintaining their oral health, though their dentist will also provide support. With that said, kids are typically capable of… Read more »

Are You Starting To Lose Confidence In Your Smile?

Even if your teeth are healthy, gradual changes in their appearance can leave you feeling unhappy with the way they look. Those changes can be the result of teeth stains that have accumulated. They can also stem from issues with gradual wear and tear on your enamel that change their shapes. When issues like this… Read more »

Will Holiday Activities Lead To Problems For Your Smile?

While holiday plans can change from year to year, one aspect of your celebrations can remain constant. At formal and informal gatherings alike, you can expect to enjoy a variety of rich meals and desserts. While this can be good for your spirits, you may be putting your smile at more risk than you realize… Read more »

What To Look For In A Dentist’s Office For Your Child

Finding the right dentist for a child is important, and it can have long-term benefits. At our St. Louis, MO dentist’s office, Dr. Johnson-G’Sell can provide important oral health services for younger patients, including those who are coming in to see the dentist for the first time. Starting with a “well baby exam,” we can introduce your… Read more »

3 Dental Problems You Can Avoid With Regular Checkups

There are potentially serious oral health problems that can occur when you do not attend regular dental exams. Issues with tooth decay and gum disease will worsen if they are not caught and treated, leading to complications that threaten your smile and general well-being. At our St. Louis, MO dentist’s office, patients are given thorough… Read more »