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Children’s Dentistry

Gum Disease Prevention

There are Many Factors You Can Control for Better Gum Health How much do you know about what causes gum disease? Watch our video and learn what factors you can control and which you can’t.     All our dentists are accepting new patients – including children. Contact Us to Schedule Your Appointment

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2 Feb
Preventing Cavities in Children

Fixing Cavities without a Dentist’s Drill

No Shot Crown for Cavities At St. Joseph Dentistry, we are proud to offer non-invasive, restorative treatments for our young patients who have cavities. Using a special technique, our dentists place a crown around the affected baby tooth without the need for needles, or drills. Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Matthew Bernard, DMD, explains more about how

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12 Apr

5 Ways to Limit Childhood Cavities

5 Simple Rules to Prevent Cavities How many of you follow these simple rules to prevent cavities? Tooth decay is by far the most common childhood disease. It is five times more common in children than asthma. It is also one of the most preventable diseases. The best advice to prevent childhood cavities? Have your

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16 Nov
Questions Your Dentist will Ask

Important Questions for Every Dental Visit

Dental Solutions: Important Questions for Every Visit (Shreya Jha, DDS) It may seem like we ask a lot of questions every time you make your way to our dental chair, but there are important reasons for that practice. In this Dental Solutions, St. Joseph Dentistry’s Shreya Jha, DDS explains what our dental team needs to

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1 Dec
Dr. Matthew Bernard, DMD, receives Pediatric Dental Board Certification

Dr. Bernard Receives Highest Pediatric Dentist Certification

Dr. Matthew Bernard, DMD, and the entire team at St. Joseph Dentistry, are excited about his most recent achievement – Board Certification by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. The designation is the highest level of certification attainable by a Pediatric Dentist. Dr. Bernard is the only Board Certified Pediatric Dentist in southwest Michigan. He

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29 Mar

Pediatric Dentist named to WMU Faculty

St. Joseph Dentistry’s Dr. Matthew Bernard, DMD, is now a faculty member at the Western Michigan University College of Medicine. Dr. Bernard will be teaching dental anatomy, the dental management of the medically complex child, pediatric dentistry, adult hospital dentistry, and dental surgery to students. Dr. Bernard shares what got him interested in the field,

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14 May

Mouth Guards to Protect Teeth from Grinding

The St. Joseph Dentistry dental team answers questions about treatment, and how to achieve great oral health at any age. Bruxism, or teeth grinding is a common problem – especially at night. If you notice your teeth wearing down, if you wake up with a headache, jaw muscle soreness, or if someone tells you they hear you

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14 May

How to Fix a Broken Tooth

The St. Joseph Dentistry dental team answers questions about treatment, and how to achieve great oral health at any age. No matter how hard they try, parents can’t protect their children from everything. Children play – and sometimes that play can lead to a broken tooth. Would you know what to do if this happened to your

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14 May

First Trip to the Dentist

The St. Joseph Dentistry dental team answers questions about treatment, and how to achieve great oral health at any age. As part of National Children’s Dental Health Month, we’re answering some of the questions we’re asked the most regarding proper children’s oral health. Check out this installment of our video series, Dental Solutions, and find out when

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3386 Niles Rd.

St. Joseph MI 49085

269-281-8080

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