Laser Dentistry: What You Should Know

Dentistry has come a long way in recent years. In fact, treatments that were once dreaded, like root canal therapy, are now relatively painless. For instance, you may know that many dentists have incorporated lasers as part of their regular treatments. Laser technology can be used to make a variety of treatments more efficient and less intrusive. Lasers can be... read more »

How to Take Care of Your Dentures

Your new dentures have restored the beauty and functionality of your smile. It is important that you take care of your dentures to keep them in good working order. Handle with Care Dentures are delicate, so please handle with care. When you are handling your dentures, stand over a sink filled with water and/or put a towel on the counter.... read more »

Flossing Your Teeth Properly

Dr. Simonds, Dr. Schrameyer, Dr. Gennaoui, and our team encourage each of our patients to brush and floss diligently every day. Individuals should brush their teeth at least twice a day and floss once a day. Unfortunately, there are many people who leave flossing out of their dental hygiene routine. Others do not know how to floss properly. Our dentists... read more »

Why You Need Straight Teeth

Having straight teeth isn't just something you should want from a cosmetic standpoint. Straight teeth actually promote a healthier mouth than mouths without straight teeth. Considering the link between your oral and systemic health, it's obvious you should do all you can to keep your oral health in tip-top shape. That includes getting straight teeth. Let's look in-depth at a... read more »

Whitening Treatments: The Things to Consider Before Brightening Your Teeth

As you may already know, teeth whitening is a beneficial and successful cosmetic dental treatment that can give you the white and brilliant smile you’ve always wanted. However, it’s not for everyone. So, before you take the first step in brightening your chompers, our Ballwin Dental Care team encourages you to think about the following things: What does your dentist... read more »

A Loose Bridge Requires Immediate Care

Your bridge is a single piece of dental work designed to replace a lost tooth. It is cemented onto two abutments formed from the two closest teeth. While it is designed to be as functional and durable as your natural teeth, there are some circumstances that can compromise its secure hold on the abutments. An accidental hard fall or blow... read more »

Welcome to a Brighter Smile

Welcome to Ballwin Dental Care, the dental office of Dr. Kimberly Simonds, her father, Dr. Robert Schrameyer, and Dr. Dan Gennaoui where we offer comprehensive dental services to our patients in Ballwin, Missouri, and the surrounding areas. One of the services we are proud to offer is teeth whitening, and we use the EZ White® in-office system to make your smile bright in about 90... read more »