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STL Mid County Dental
1305 Lindbergh Plaza Center, Creve Coeur, MO 63132 
5.98 miles near Velda City
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(314) 720-6600

Dr. John Landgraf has over 35 years of experience in various dental fields. From being a laboratory technician to a dental educator, Dr. Landgraf has done it all and uses his extensive life experience to provide his patients with only the best dental care available. To ensure that his patients are treated with the highest standards, Dr. Landgraf attends more than twice the required hours of continuing education courses each year. When he is not attending courses or working with patients, Dr. Landgraf also spends time with local study clubs which keep him current on the latest developments in dentistry. In addition, he is an active member of the International Association of Orthodontics, the American Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Landgraf graduated with honors from Washington University School of Dental Medicine. After spending his first years post-graduation as a technician in a lab making dentures and crowns for dentists, Dr. Landgraf became a practicing dentist and educator, teaching in his alma mater’s Department of Operative Dentistry. Today, Dr. Landgraf continues teaching through the Community Health in Partnership Services (CHIPS) clinic where he trains and certifies future dental assistants. He also volunteers as a staff dentist with the same organization.

Patients of Dr. Landgraf can trust that his passion and background in dentistry make him more than qualified to provide top-quality dentistry and modern treatments.

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My Wildwood Dentist
2751 Fountain Place, Suite 1, Wildwood, MO 63040 
19.73 miles near Velda City
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(636) 273-9258

Dr. Collette Lucas, DDS believes that radiant smiles can empower and transform people's lives. Her passion is building trusting relationships with her patients and guiding them through improving their smiles and overall health. She truly cares for her patients and is committed to giving them the best quality of dental service possible.

Dr. Lucas received her Bachelor of Science from St. Louis University and her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri Kansas City Dental School. After graduation, she spent time as a resident of the general practice at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Lucas has achieved distinction through her participation in the Doctor Mastery Program, a comprehensive five-year course that offers clinical training from globally recognized experts in dentistry. This program enhances basic skills and progresses to the expert handling of intricate dental procedures. In addition to this, she holds memberships in several prestigious dental organizations, including the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, ASDA, the Missouri Dental Association, and the Greater St. Louis Dental Society.

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Washington Smiles Complete Health Dentistry
1111 East 6th Street, Washington, MO 63090 
39.38 miles near Velda City
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(636) 239-6328

Dr. Melissa Smith bases her dental treatments on the understanding that oral health is inexplicably related to full-body health. The latest dental research shows that oral inflammation contributes to a variety of diseases throughout the body, and that’s why Dr. Smith works alongside medical doctors to provide top-quality dental care to her patients. A major aspect of her work is diagnosing oral conditions along with their associated health conditions.

Dr. Smith graduated with her undergraduate degree from Missouri State University before earning her dental degree and graduating with honors from the University of Missouri in Kansas City. She has been a practicing dentist since 2004 and frequently attends continuing education courses that keep her up-to-date on the latest dental technologies and techniques.

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As kids, we lose our baby teeth over time. However, in adulthood, losing teeth is caused by oral health issues. Gum disease is the number one cause. Since losing teeth at adulthood isn’t natural, this means issues with smile stability. You could have problems eating. Problems speaking clearly may develop. Finally, you could risk negative changes to your smile, or even your facial structure. You need an amazing private dentist in Velda City, MO who can correct your tooth loss. Fortunately, Doctors Network can help locate one.


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When you experience a poor sleeping pattern, you may not realize it, but a dentist could help. But in fact, dentists can often provide a noninvasive and comfortable solution to stop nighttime airway obstruction. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a condition in which as you sleep, the soft tissues in the throat and the back of your mouth collapse and cause you to stop breathing. People literally stop breathing briefly until the brain wakes them. Even if you assume you slept well, you’re actually sleep deprived! But when should you talk to Doctors Network to find Velda City, MO dentists who offer OSA treatment?


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Periodontal disease is a common oral health issue. In fact, studies from the CDC reveal about 50% of adults over thirty have gum disease. Without treatment, gum disease could reach an advanced stage. Also known as periodontal disease, this is actually the most common cause of adult tooth loss. All that to say, when you develop the symptoms of the disease, you should seek help right away. Sore, red gums that bleed easily, along with receding tissues, are common indicators that you need to see a Velda City restorative dentist.


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When we are kids, many of us clench our teeth for short periods of time. The issue tends to be temporary. But for some, bruxism could mean chronic teeth grinding into and throughout adulthood, and the pressure from clenching and grinding your teeth could injure your teeth. Cracks, chips, and worn-down structures could change your appearance. You are also more likely to develop tooth decay or even infected teeth, which is why if you grind your teeth, you should consider using Doctors Network’s search tool to find a dentist in Velda City.


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There is no substitute for a full smile, but as we get older, many of us struggle with the loss of natural teeth. Missing teeth could lead to trouble with eating and speaking, and can even lead to a prematurely aged appearance. To treat tooth loss, people often turn to dental implants. Unlike traditional options, such as dentures or fixed partial dentures, these are connected to posts inserted into your jaw. Crowns or even prosthetics like dentures are securely attached to these implant posts. These then act as new roots, so your new teeth can last not ten years, but several decades with proper care.


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Missouri is the birthplace of America’s 33rd president, Harry Truman, and home to the nation’s largest beer brewery, Anheuser-Busch. Yet, it is perhaps more well-known for the St. Louis World’s Fair of 1904, which reportedly introduced most of the American foods we know and love today, including hot dogs, ice cream cones, Dr. Pepper, and much more. Today, the Show Me State is home to nearly 6.1 million residents, all of whom deserve to enjoy the benefits of exceptional dental care without having to pay exorbitant out-of-pocket costs. To help them all receive that care, Doctors Network has partnered with dentists across the state to offer patients direct dental plans directly through their dentists’ offices.
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Missouri is one of the nation’s friendliest places to raise a family, and boasts a relatively low cost of living coupled with a strong economy. However, dental health care costs can be a burden to families of all backgrounds and demographics, even when they have dental insurance coverage. The goal of Doctors Network is to help dentists across Missouri offer high-quality care directly to their patients, without the exorbitant extra costs that third-party insurance companies often tack on to their plans. With a direct dental plan, you only pay a small monthly fee, which your dentist will determine, to gain access to substantial savings on your dental health care. For instance, checkup and cleaning appointments only cost $25 per visit under the plan, and treatments such as teeth-whitening, dental fillings, crowns, Invisalign®, dental implants, and more will be significantly discounted—often by up to 90%!
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The best thing about a direct dental plan is that it is not insurance. Therefore, signing up will not interfere with any existing insurance coverage that you may already have. If you don’t have insurance, then Doctors Network can make managing your family’s dental health care needs more affordable than ever before. To learn more, or to sign up, speak with your dentist about joining Doctors Network the next time you visit. Or, you can browse the Doctors Network website at https://www.doctorsnetwork.com/ to find a Missouri dentist near you who already offers the direct dental plan.
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