Combat Oral Health Issues with Tooth Hazard Prevention Plans

Apart from microscopic bacteria and plaque buildup in your mouth, there are numerous risks to your teeth and gums that can arise throughout your life. Protect yourself from the dangers of tooth hazards in your day-to-day life. Listed below are a few hazards to be mindful of: Unhealthy Habits -... Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Jaw and Facial Pain

Did you know the jaw pain can be caused by a wide assortment of oral health disorders and conditions? Severe ailments such as bruxism, periodontal disease, and temporomandibular disorders can all be the cause of jaw pain. Fortunately, various oral health treatments exist to repair your jaw. Frequent jaw pain... Read more »

Save Your Smile with Dental Implants This Autumn

Dental implants are an extremely advanced type of tooth replacement therapy that uses artificial teeth to lastingly replace missing ones by assigning them directly to the bone in the jaw. They were invented to improve oral health care and fill out the face with a complete smile. Dental implants have... Read more »

A Knocked Out Tooth Requires Special First-Aid While Seeking Care From a Dentist

There are rare instances when an accident or sports injury can carry enough force to knock a tooth out of the socket. Also known as dental avulsion, this severe oral trauma can also cause the tooth to fracture at the gumline. A situation of this magnitude always requires some basic... Read more »

Is TMJ Disorder Disrupting Your Healthy Smile?

Maintaining your oral health involves not just healthy teeth and gums, but your jaw as well. One vital element that should never be overlooked is the temporomandibular joints, also known as the TMJs. These joints are what moves your jaw correctly, and help your mouth function properly. Let's take a look at how... Read more »

The Problems That Result From Poor Oral Health

If you have a poor oral health (which typically results from not brushing, flossing, rinsing, and visiting your dentist regularly), then there is a high chance you can suffer many health issues. To elaborate a little more, our dental team would like to tell you about the issues that could... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at St. Louis County Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining... Read more »