St. Anthony Village Dental Care
Dr. Joseph Osterbauer

Here at St. Anthony Village Dental Care, our team is committed to making sure your dental experience is affordable, comfortable, and personalized. We offer state-of-the-art services with clinical excellence.
We look forward to providing you and your family with the dental excellence you deserve.


Effects of Soda on Your Teeth

Ever seen those videos where someone puts a baby tooth in a glass of soda and watches it decay?

Well, the effect of soda in an actual mouth is a bit different.

You have your saliva to help wash away the sugar, you eat other things throughout the day, and should brush at least twice a day to remove debris or plaque.

Nevertheless, ...

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Thanks for the Honor of Being Named '2018 Best in Dental Care'

It is an honor and great distinction for St. Anthony Village Dental Care once again being voted 2018 Best for Dental Care by the Lillie Newspapers Readers’ Choice. We are grateful for the confidence and support given by our patients and the whole community. We thank you!


Our team and I work very hard to take the best care of all ...

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Choosing the Right Toothpaste

A lot of folks ask us what toothpaste we recommend.

Our answer? Any fluoride toothpaste that will help you maintain a good oral health routine!

We know you have a million and one choices facing you in the toothpaste aisle, and it can be hard to figure out what’s best for you.

Most people, however, can use any toothpaste that has the ADA ...

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Star of the North Meeting

“I am still learning." Michelangelo, age 87.

Wisdom teaches us, “Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching.” With this sage advice in mind, our team attended the Minnesota Dental Association Star of the North Meeting April 27th and 28th to learn about current clinical and practice management information. The Star of the North Meeting is nationally known and ...

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Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

When it comes to tooth decay, it’s important to know the main culprit – acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities.

Acid can enter our mouths in one of two ways: either directly through what we eat (citrus fruits, for example), or as a byproduct when oral bacteria consume the sugars that we eat.

Ultimately, a simple ...

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How Being Vegan Affects Your Teeth

There is no doubt that a plant-based diet is good for your health. Omnivores and vegans alike benefit from the nutrients present in plants.

But how does what we eat relate to our dental health?

Is a vegan diet better or worse for dental health?

Well, it depends. There are some concerns for oral health when one consumes a vegan diet. Here are ...

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Our Team Solves Some Riddles of a Different Sort

You think you have problems? Well try this scenario on for size.

The prince’s evil brother has captured the throne through deceit! You and your team of medieval mercenaries have been hired to sneak into the castle and locate the proof that the Prince is rightful heir to the kingdom. I can tell you this is no easy problem to tackle ...

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