Two Christmas Gifts You Can Give for a Prettier Smile

This holiday season, would like to present two gift options that can make a big splash for someone on your gift list. As you have probably already seen for yourself, an attractive smile can give one’s self-confidence a big boost, as well as enhance one’s overall appearance. You can help someone you love transform their… Read more »

Why Not Treat Your Smile to These Tooth-Friendly Foods This Holiday Season?

With December and the ensuing holidays in full-swing, we are inundated with social events and gathering. While sugary treats are often on full display during this time, that doesn’t mean we have to indulge in them. Although having sugary items is best done with or right after meals (as a dessert), there are other offerings… Read more »

Take Our Tooth Sensitivity Quiz

Tooth sensitivity is a common cause of pain when it comes to your oral health. Today, we would like to test your tooth savviness when it comes to tooth sensitivity, with our short quiz. Here we go! True or false: 1-T/F: Biting into hot or cold foods and feeling pain is normal. 2-T/F: There are… Read more »

Let Our Composite Dental Fillings Brighten Your Smile

One of the cosmetic dentistry options our dental office offers our patients in , is composite dental fillings. These tooth-colored dental fillings are created to blend in with their surrounding counterparts to provide a discreet, natural-looking restoration. This makes them an ideal choice for work done on your front teeth. With the help of composite resin fillings,… Read more »

Don’t Let Sleep Apnea Cloud Your Sleep and Affect Your Health

At St. Paul Family Dentistry in St. Paul, Minnesota, we are pleased to offer oral appliances for our patients who have a sleep disorder known as sleep apnea. If you have sleep apnea, you may find yourself feeling extreme drowsiness during the day, have recurring headaches, and awaken with a dry throat because you have interruptions… Read more »

Your Oral Health and Your Overall Health Are Linked

Did you know that your diet can put you at risk for cavities, diabetes, heart disease and stroke? No matter what your age, your oral health impacts your overall health and well-being. When your mouth is healthy, it allows you to eat the healthy foods necessary for a healthy body. And when your body is… Read more »

Make the Most of Your Dental Insurance Before the Year Ends

Have you had your preventative care and dental cleanings for the year? If not, now is the time to come in and see our dentists before the year ends. Fall is ideal for using your dental insurance benefits while also getting your smile ready for the upcoming holidays and festivities. Since your insurance plan likely runs out… Read more »

What Can Dental Implants Do for Your Smile?

Do you have permanent teeth that are missing in your smile? If so, your smile confidence doesn’t have to continue suffering the effects of missing teeth. At , we offer an effective tooth restoration procedure known as dental implants for our patients who need help restoring missing teeth. Dental implants work by surgically implanting a titanium… Read more »

Three Ways to Help Your Child Succeed This School Year

Were you aware that routine dental checkups and professional dental cleanings are as essential to your child’s health as immunizations? Indeed, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have noted that tooth decay affects more children than any other chronic infectious disease. With this in mind, today’s blog aims to expand on our previous blog… Read more »

Help Your Child’s School Attendance by Maintaining a Healthy Smile

Maintaining your child’s oral health is important because every year school age children miss more than 51 million hours of school, thanks to dental diseases. Not only that but cavities are the most common chronic disease in school aged children. So if your child hasn’t had their back-to-school dental check-up, it’s not too late to send… Read more »