Key West Dental Group
2071 Zumbehl Rd
St. Charles, MO 63303

(Dierbergs - Bogey Hills Plaza)
 

(636) 947-0001

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Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tue 8:00am - 8:00 pm

Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fri 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sat Closed

Sun Closed

November 7, 2018

Resolving to maintain better oral health in the new year? Break these bad brushing habits in 2019!

Here is a summary of some of the advice:

  • How old is your toothbrush? It should be replaced every 3 to 4 months, according to the ADA consumer website, MouthHealthy.org....

October 18, 2018

Although many countries around the world have unique traditions to mark the loss of a child's baby teeth, the tooth fairy legend is believed to have originated in the United States in the early part of the 1900s. This custom has remained popular, and even today, many p...

September 27, 2018

The temporomandibular joint is more commonly referred to as the TMJ joint, but what is TMJ? This joint is actually located at the base of the skull in front of the ear structure and connects the lower jaw (mandible) with the upper jaw (maxilla). Unlike most joints loca...

September 13, 2018

As we get older, dental care for adults is crucial. Here are a few of the conditions to be aware of:

Gum disease – if your home care routine of brushing and flossing has slipped and you have skipped your regular dental cleanings, bacterial plaque and tartar can build up...

August 23, 2018

While brushing your teeth, have you ever looked down at the collapsible tube and wondered about its history? Many people are surprised to learn that it has been around a lot longer than they think. Dr. Washington Sheffield, a dentist practicing in New London, CT, is wi...

August 9, 2018

Good oral hygiene results in a mouth that looks, feels and smells healthy.
This means:

  • Your teeth are clean and free of debris

  • Gums are pink and do not hurt or bleed when you brush or floss

  • Bad breath is not a constant problem

If your gums do hurt or ble...

July 11, 2018

Teeth help you chew your food, making it easier to digest. Each type of tooth has a slightly different shape and performs a different job.
Types of teeth include:


Incisors 
Incisors are the eight teeth in the front of your mouth (four on top and four on bottom). These...

June 16, 2018

Do you suffer with red gums, or is the roof of your mouth swollen? Without fail, you follow your dentist’s orders to keep your teeth and gums healthy — but did you know that the condition of your mouth can also shine light on other health problems? Some dental conditio...

June 11, 2018

Drinking alcohol can throw off the balance of good and bacteria in the mouth and raise your risk for a variety of diseases, according to new research.

In a study published April 23, 2018, in the journal Microbiome, scientists at NYU School of Medicine found that people...

May 11, 2018

Wisdom teeth grow in at the back of the mouth, behind your molars. There is a set on the bottom as well as the top. Wisdom teeth often grow in crooked, sideways, or otherwise misaligned. As they grow in, they can push on other teeth, causing problems of overcrowding an...

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