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8 South County Times

September 7 – 13, 2018

The Reel See Jerde Eye Specialists Watson Pointe Dental’s

World
For Latest In High-Quality Experienced Team Treats
Care At Affordable Price Patients With Compassion
Jerde Eye Specialists strives to provide high quality Teeth are an important part of a person’s health,
Movie & DVD Reviews eye care and innovative technology at an affordable appearance, and self-confidence. Everyone deserves to be
price where patients feel like part of the family.
by Kent Tentschert & Lynn Venhaus advised and educated about their dental health so that
Education is an important part of the practice,
Movie questions or comments? owned by Eric Jerde, O.D., and his wife, Ashley Thill,
informed and educated decisions can be made.
At Watson Pointe Dental the focus is on providing
reelworld@timesnewspapers.com O.D. The team includes opticians Rhonda and Caton. patients with comprehensive dental care that meets the
“We take time with our patients to make sure they health needs and personal concerns of the individual. Dr.
understand why their vision is changing and why we Joseph Grimaud believes that quality dental care is a
recommend the glasses, contacts or other treatments,” combination of science, art, and intuition. The Watson
said Dr. Jerde. “All treatments and recommendations Pointe Dental team uses these skills to give healthy,
are made with keeping the overall health of the patient beautiful smiles that last a lifetime.
at the forefront of our minds.” Working as a general dentist for more than 32 years,
The practice started as American Eyewear Center in Dr. Grimaud strives to treat patients with the best
1987. Doctors Jerde and Thill bought the practice in possible dental care, compassion and a warm, friendly
Sunset Hills in April 2018 to be close to family and atmosphere. Whether the patient’s visit is for an initial
friends. consultation, comprehensive exam and X-rays, or to
Services available include routine eye care, medical complete a dental treatment such as replacing a tooth
eye care, glasses, contacts, dry eye therapy, diabetic eye filling, root canal therapy or implant restoration, Dr.
exams, scleral contact lenses, and cataract/glaucoma/ Grimaud and the Watson Pointe Dental team will take
macular degeneration management. Plus, Jerde is the time to make the patient comfortable and relaxed.
adding multiple name-brand frames to the already Watson Pointe Dental provides state-of-the-art dental
extensive 1,700 frame selection. services and technologies including: Kodak digital
With the increased usage of technology, dry eye radiography; dental laser treatment; laser gum surgery;
The Bookshop treatment is an increasing need.
“Dry eye treatments are vast in number and able to
Cerec; single visit porcelain restorations and crowns; and
Oral ID, a non-invasive imaging system which aids in the
Lynn’s Grade: B+
be individualized for each patient,” Jerde said. “Through detection of oral cancer using fluorescent technology.
Genre: Drama tear samples and imaging, we are able to create a The practice offers a welcoming, cheerful family-
Rated: PG for some thematic elements, language and brief targeted therapy for each person based on the type and friendly environment where patients are treated with
smoking.
cause of the dryness.” compassion, respect and understanding, according to Dr.
Patients appreciate the inviting atmosphere, the Grimaud.
THE PLOT: frame selection and how much Jerde Eye Specialists Watson Pointe Dental is conveniently located in
England, 1959. Independent-minded war widow “truly cares about each individual that we get the Webster Groves on Watson Road. New patients are
Florence Green (Emily Mortimer) risks everything to pleasure to take care of.” always welcome!
open a bookshop in a conservative East Anglian
coastal town.
Local socialite Violet Gamart (Patricia Clarkson)
wants the old cottage as an arts center, and because of
her wealth and connections, maneuvers political
channels to go her way. Is it worth the fight? 10275 Watson Road 8537 Watson Road
Sunset Hills • 314-962-9334 Webster Groves • 314-963-2000
LYNN’S TAKE: www.jerdeeye.com mywatsonpointedental.com
Just like books transport us to another world, “The Ashley and Eric Jerde Joseph S. Grimaud DDS
Bookshop,” adapted from the novel by Penelope
Fitzgerald, presents a specific period with vivid
images.
Writer/director Isabel Coixet provides an Esse Health Pediatrics Esse Health Physicians
interesting look at small town denizens come to life in
wonderfully nuanced performances.
& Adolescent Medicine at St. Clare are Accepting
The leads are strong: Mortimer, Clarkson and Bill Offers Convenient New Patients!
Nighy as the town’s well-read recluse Mr. Brundish, an
unlikely ally for Florence. As a schoolgirl helper, Hours For Families The Esse Health Physicians at St. Clare,
Honor Kneafsey is delightful, and James Lance is col- located at 1011 Bowles Avenue, are currently
The Esse Health Pediatrics & Adolescent
orful as a catty BBC writer. accepting new patients. Their office consists of
Medicine office at 9580 Watson Road knows that
Despite books offering enlightenment, the age-old physicians Dr. Kyle Moylan, Dr. William Feldner
kids (and their parents) are busy. That’s why their
dilemma of social status and cultural values rises and and Dr. Sri Kolli.
flexible scheduling and expanded office hours are
threatens well-meaning owner Mrs. Green. A fight for Dr. Moylan is board certified in Internal
invaluable in making healthcare more accessible
control through pettiness and power rears its ugly Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Palliative
and convenient.
head in the all-too-familiar role of viper Violet. Care. He has a special interest in dementia,
The office hours are Monday through Thursday
Cinematographer Claude Larrieur sharply captures Parkinson’s disease, gait/mobility issues,
7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and
a staid seaside village and its daily life drudgeries. rationale medication use and palliative/end-of-
Saturday 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Acute walk-in hours
This is a simple, slow-at-times story that offers life care. Dr. Moylan has also been recognized by
pleasures in the villagers’ portraits. Mortimer’s are available Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to
the National Committee for Quality Assurance,
Florence is a woman of substance and courage that 9 a.m.
for patient care in heart disease and stroke.
can be admired at any age, but is particularly Currently accepting new patients, their
Dr. Feldner is board certified in Family
commendable set in a time before the organized practice consists of pediatricians Patricia Amato,
Medicine and Sports Medicine. He is on the
feminist movement. M.D., Josh Madden, M.D., Ph.D., Karen Norton,
Board of Directors for the Joint Commission for
M.D., Peter Putnam, M.D., Kristen Terrill, M.D.,
Sports Medicine and Science. He also serves as
and Nurse Practitioner, Kathleen Shaughnessy.
Food Truck Fest All five board certified physicians have been
named a 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America®.
the team physician for Lindenwood University
and USA Volleyball. Dr. Feldner has been
recognized by the NCQA for patient care in
Sept. 7 At Laumeier The Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at
Watson Road office has been recognized as a level
diabetes.
Dr. Kolli is board certified in Internal Medicine
3 Patient-Centered Medical Home by the
and has a special interest in preventive health,
St. Louis County Parks welcomes local food trucks National Committee on Quality Assurance
women’s health and chronic illness management.
to Laumeier (NCQA).
Sculpture Park, She is a life member of the American Medical
Appointments can be made by calling
12580 Rott Association and has been recognized by the
314-965-5437.
Road in Sunset NCQA for patient care in diabetes, heart disease
Hills, on Friday, and stroke.
Sept. 7.
Enjoy din-
ner in the park
with live music
by The Facts Esse Health Pediatric and Adolescent
O’Life. No cool- The Facts O’Life band Medicine at Watson Road Esse Health Physicians at St. Clare
ers allowed. 9580 Watson Rd., Ste A 1011 Bowles Ave., St. Francis Building, Ste. 450
The event runs from 5 to 8 p.m., with music from St. Louis, MO 63126 Fenton, MO 63026
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free, for all ages. Visit www.stlouisco. 314-965-5437 314-467-1500
com/parksandrecreation for more information.
September 7 – 13, 2018 South County Times 9

Dr. Flammang Of Premier Dr. Vincent Fortunato Ana Danielyan, M.D.,


Is Successful In Providing Promotes Healthy Living At Cares About Patients
Patient Satisfaction Premier Medical Physicians In Sickness & Health
Allison Flammang, D.O., joined Premier Medical Vincent Fortunato, M.D., internist with the Ana Danielyan, M.D., on staff at Premier Medical
Physicians in August 2016 and provides primary Premier Medical Physicians, has been practicing in since 2008, has a passion for working with patients
care services for patients over the age of 12. the St. Louis area since 1990. and helping them stay well.
“I used to practice hospital medicine as a hospitalist,
Dr. Flammang’s approach to treating patients is Dr. Fortunato enjoys educating patients on
but I really missed the long-term physician-patient
“emphasizing preventative medicine through well- important health issues, such as hypertension, high relationship and I decided to go into primary care,”
woman exams, physicals for the entire family and cholesterol and weight loss. He works with patients said Dr. Danielyan, who specializes in patients over age
spending time educating patients.” The key to Dr. over the age of 18 to promote healthy living through 17.
Flammang’s success and patient satisfaction is providing physicals, disease management and Danielyan is Board Certified in Internal Medicine
building relationships with her patients. She is very wellness services. and received her medical degree from Yerevan State
compassionate about providing the best quality Dr. Fortunato received his medical degree from Medical University in Armenia. She completed her
training at St. Luke’s Hospital, where she worked as a
care possible. The staff members are also extremely the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University
hospitalist for several years.
approachable and helpful. of Chicago. He is a member of the American Medical Danielyan’s practice offers physicals, general
Dr. Flammang earned her Doctor of Osteopathy Association, the St. Louis Metropolitan Medical wellness services, pre-operative screenings, EKGs and
degree from Des Moines University College of Society and the St. Louis Physicians Alliance ACO. disease management for chronic conditions, such as
Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her residency Dr. Fortunato is also board certified in Internal hypertension, diabetes and weight issues. She is fluent
in family medicine at Des Peres Hospital in 2016. Medicine. in English, Russian and Armenian.
Premier Medical Physicians is a group of primary Premier Medical Physicians is a group of primary One of the many ways the health care field has
changed is in the education of patients.
care and bariatric physicians located in Des Peres care and bariatric physicians located in Des Peres
“You see more and more patients who are educated
and other locations throughout St. Louis County and other locations throughout St. Louis County about their disease management, which I encourage,”
and City. The group offers physicals, general and City. The group offers physicals, general Danielyan said. “I like when patients ask questions and
wellness services, chronic disease management and wellness services, chronic disease management, are involved in their care.”
weight management. and weight management. Danielyan follows her patients while they are in the
hospital and visits patients in nursing homes.
“Being in primary care, you really start caring about
your patients’ health,” she said. “You know how
important it is to treat them when they ‘feel healthy’
before they become sick.”
Danielyan is on the medical staff at St. Luke’s
Des Peres Hospital and St. Luke’s Hospital in
Chesterfield, MO. She accepts new patients and makes
evening and same-day appointments available. Her
office accepts most insurance plans.

           
     
2325 Dougherty Ferry Road 8790 Watson Rd. #103
2325 Dougherty Ferry Ste. 104 Suite 104 St. Louis, MO 63119
St. Louis • 314-821-6889 St. Louis, MO 63122 314-729-1725
premiermedicalspecialists.com 314-821-6889 premiermedicalspecialists.com
Allison Flammang, D.O. Vincent Fortunato, M.D. Ana Danielyan, MD

Dr. Sang Focuses On Stellar Dental Care Is Goal South County Dentist
Preventative Medicine At Of Dr. Tyler Musto At Duane Keller Puts Patient
SSM Health Medical Group Keller Professional Group Care Above All Else
At the Big Bend location of SSM Health Medical Dr. Tyler Musto has been at Keller Professional Dr. Duane Keller has been practicing dentistry
Group, Tuyche Sang, M.D., takes a holistic approach Group since October 2017. for over 40 years. As a dental innovator and trail
to internal medicine for patients 18 years of age and He earned his degree from University of blazer, Dr. Keller owns more than 100 U.S. and
older. Missouri-Kansas City, School of Dentistry in 2014. foreign patents.
She joined the practice in 2017. Dr. Sang is board Prior to coming to Keller Professional Group, Dr. While most aspects of dentistry are practiced at
certified in internal medicine and has medical Musto served the North County area of St. Louis. Keller Professional Group, most people are treated
interests in preventative medicine, women’s health, Being able to provide stellar dental care for his for non-surgical TMJ and periodontal (gum)
diabetes and hypertension. patients is one of Dr. Musto’s goals as a dentist. He disease treatment. Patients prefer his calm
“I love my role as a primary care doctor because it works to foster a feeling of kindness and compassion demeanor and caring staff. Dr. Keller’s focus is
towards both his patients and the dentistry always on the patient’s care.
allows me to focus on preventative medicine,
profession. This passion for both dentistry and Keller Professional Group continuously strives
empower my patients and provide continuous,
patients has allowed Dr. Musto to practice dentistry to improve services and believes strongly in patient
personalized care,” Dr. Sang said.
in the St. Louis area for the past three years. education and disease prevention.
The practice was developed to expand SSM
His love of science has helped to foster his love of Dr. Keller has maintained a South County
Health’s exceptional health care services to those
dentistry. Having two undergraduate degrees, one address for the entire 41 years of practice and is
who live and work in Webster Groves, Kirkwood, honored when his patients refer friends and family
in biology and one in chemistry, helps Dr. Musto
Crestwood and surrounding areas. The practice is for treatment.
utilize technology to modernize dentistry.
well supported by a  strong network of specialists for    
Having three dentists currently under his care,
Dr. Musto is constantly striving to learn more
patients who need referrals. Additional specialties he is truly the “doctor’s doctor.”
about modern dentistry practices to help provide
and other health services are located nearby at SSM One of the premier TMJ surgeons said: “Dr.
excellent care to his patients. To that end, Dr. Musto
Health St. Clare Hospital. Keller is the only dentist in the United States I have
attends continuing education classes throughout
The practice is fully electronic with electronic worked with that I have not had to re-treat a single
the United States.
records and MyChart. Patients can ask questions, see patient.”
Dr. Musto is also Invisalign® certified.
test results, request appointments and prescription In his spare time, Dr. Musto likes to hunt and fish “For the patients who have been with Dr. Keller
refills. The physicians use this technology to better for decades and refuse to see any other dentist, we
with his dog, Luke.
connect with specialists, patients and to better thank you. For the doctors, PTs and chiropractors
The Keller Professional Group is committed to
manage patients’ needs. who refer us patients year after year, we thank you.
providing excellent patient care while maintaining
“As his office staff, we are truly blessed to work
services that are above the standard of care.
with a dentist who puts patient care above all else.”

10296 Big Bend Dr. Ste. 111 3955 Bayless Ave. Ste. 100 3955 Bayless Ave. Ste. 100
St. Louis • 314-238-9100 St. Louis • 314-638-4190 St. Louis • 314-638-4190
ssmhealth.com/medicalgroup www.drduanekeller.com www.drduanekeller.com
Tuyche Sang, M.D. Dr. Musto Dr. Keller