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How Untreated Sleep Apnea Can Harm Your Heart

22 November 2023
At Dream Dentist in O'Fallon, we proudly take a holistic approach to sleep apnea treatments and family dentistry services. Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder that affects millions of people worldwide, and its consequences can extend far beyond restless nights and daytime fatigue. In fact, untreated sleep apnea can significantly impact heart health, which makes timely treatment essential for your overall well-being.

7 Ways to Fix a Front Tooth Gap and Achieve Your Dream Smile

17 October 2023
A warm and confident smile can light up a room and leave a lasting impression on everyone you meet. However, for some individuals, a gap between their front teeth might make them feel self-conscious and hesitant to share their smile with the world. If you're among those looking for a solution to close a front tooth gap, you can trust Dream Dentist team to help. Here are effective ways to fix a front tooth gap and regain your confidence.

The Consequences of Neglecting to Replace Your Toothbrush

14 September 2023
At Dream Dentist, we believe in the power of good oral hygiene habits to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile. While brushing your teeth twice a day is essential, it's equally important to pay attention to the condition of your toothbrush. Many people unknowingly neglect to replace their toothbrush regularly, unaware of the following potential consequences that an old, worn-down brush can have on their oral health.

Nourishing Smiles: Foods That Strengthen Your Teeth

23 August 2023
Maintaining optimal dental health is essential for a beautiful smile and overall well-being. While regular dental care and oral hygiene practices are crucial, we often overlook the significant role that nutrition plays in promoting strong teeth and gums. As a leading dental practice, Dream Dentist is passionate about helping patients achieve and maintain healthy smiles. We are proud to list the following as types of tooth-friendly foods that can strengthen your teeth and improve your dental health.

The Role of Sedation Dentistry in Overcoming Dental Phobia

20 July 2023
For many people, visiting the dentist can be an anxiety-inducing experience. Dental phobia is a real and common fear that can prevent individuals from seeking necessary dental care, leading to oral health issues and compromised overall well-being. At Dream Dentist, we understand the significance of addressing dental phobia and ensuring our patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their dental visits. In this blog post, we will explore dental phobia, its impact on oral health, and how sedation dentistry can help patients overcome their fears and receive the dental care they need.

Did You Know This About Your Teeth?

20 June 2023
We use our teeth every single day. Without our teeth, we couldn’t chew our food, pronounce words properly or feel confident smiling in a picture. We only get one set of permanent teeth for a lifetime. It makes sense that we should know our teeth intimately, but how much do you really know about your pearly whites.