Cavity Fighting Chewing Gum?

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At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville MD, our patients often ask if chewing xylitol gum is an effective substitute for tooth brushing and regular exams at the dentist office. Before answering that question, a few words about xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sweetener that was first discovered in birch tree bark but is also found in…

Afraid Of The Dentist? Sedation Dentistry Can Help

Afraid of the Dentist? Your Mechanicsville Sedation Dentist Can Help

If you experience severe anxiety when undergoing (or even thinking about!) dental treatment, sedation dentistry from St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville may be for you. Whether it is called relaxation dentistry, sleep dentistry, or anxiety-free dentistry, it is completely safe and a popular option for those coping with dental anxiety. Though it may sound impossible, with…

You Be The Judge

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If you are researching cosmetic dental smile makeovers, you have probably heard claims that cosmetic dentistry can provide you with a ‘perfect smile’ or a ‘celebrity smile.’ Are these superlatives simply exaggerations? The team at St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville MD invites you to judge for yourself. A smile makeover involves multiple procedures which may…

A Youthful Smile: Cosmetic Dentistry in Mechanicsville MD

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Declining health, limited mobility, financial strains – aging is not for the feint of heart. At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville MD, we know that some challenges seniors face can’t be avoided. Others can. Dental challenges, for instance. Many dental problems common among retirees, such as missing, damaged, or yellowed teeth, can be remedied. With modern…