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On Vacation? Need A Dentist? We Can Help!

Hello and welcome to the online home of Jeffrey A. Spilman D.D.S. We are a versatile dental practice located in St. Petersburg, FL, and we stand ready to address pretty much any situation that could unfold in your mouth. You’d be surprised by how many things can go awry when you least expect them to!…Read More

Teeth Whitening Is Great For Special Occasions

If you hoping to give your smile a big boost in time for your summer special events, we can help make that happen for you! In fact, Dr. Spilman can set you up with the ZOOM! Teeth Whitening method to reverse the effects of stains and yellowing on your formerly pearly whites. This is a…Read More

Dental Sedation Has Many Uses

By now, the word is out that dental sedation can be a huge advantage when it comes to helping folks relax and let go of their fears or anxiety about visiting our St. Petersburg, FL dentist’s office. But not everyone realizes that dental sedation techniques also allow for other benefits that may be of interest…Read More

What You Should Know About Dental Plaque

Our St. Petersburg, FL dentist’s office has invested in the tools, training, and technology to be able to keep up with your ever-evolving dental needs. But you will have to do your part at home and make sure you arrange to come see us every 3-6 months so that we can check your mouth for…Read More

What Does Restorative Dentistry Involve?

We have found that, regardless of your age or background, over the course of a lifetime, most folks will have to deal with one or more of the usual oral health problems: cavities, gum disease, infection, aches and pains, and even tooth loss. While such issues may not be top of mind, these are all…Read More

Preventive Dentistry Lets You Give Plaque A Whack

We hope that you are enjoying Springtime in FLA and that you have plenty of reasons to smile! For today’s blog post we wanted to share a link to a fun 1979 PSA from the American Dental Association in which they talk about how to “give plaque a whack” with the modified scrub toothbrushing technique.…Read More

In Search Of The Right Dentist In St. Petersburg, FL

There are plenty of folks who are new to the area, just visiting, or are here for only part of the year. That’s why, today we wanted to talk about some things that might help you in your search to find a dentist in St. Petersburg, FL who you can trust to take care of…Read More

Your Dentist Can Help You Prevent Oral Cancer!

This is oral cancer awareness month which is why we want to brag on the thorough exams we perform every six months. You see, all that poking and prodding that Dr. Spilman puts you through might just save your life. As actor and oral cancer survivor Michael Douglas tells us in the PSA video clip…Read More

Cosmetic Dentistry Is Easier Than Ever In St. Pete!

Whether you live in St. Petersburg, FL full-time, part-time, or are just visiting, you owe it to yourself to see what Dr. Spilman can do for your smile while you are around. Our team is equipped to address any annoying dental issues that have followed you around all your life, as well as any recently…Read More

Teeth Whitening Can Save Your Formerly Pearly Whites

Here’s a sad truth: your teeth will take on a darker tone as you age, and your daily dose of coffee, soda, wine, and so forth will all leave their mark on your formerly pearly whites. This is just the way of the world. Still, no one wants to walk around with yellow or otherwise…Read More