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Dr. Christopher A. Palmer, DDS

Dr. Palmer is a University of Missouri-Kansas City graduate through and through. He received his doctor of dental surgery degree, post-graduate AEGD certificate and his Endodontic specialty certificate from UMKC Schoool of Dentistry. Before his Endodontic residency, Dr. Palmer practiced general dentistry in South St. Louis County. In addition to his non-surgical and surgical endodontic skill set and proficiency with a dental operating microscope, he was trained in the surgical placement of implants while in the AEGD and Endodontic programs.

Dr. Palmer was born and raised in West St. Louis County, and he is excited to have the opportunity to practice in the area. He and his wife are happy spending time with their friends and family and working on home improvement projects. Dr. Palmer has two wonderful children, a boy and girl.

Dr. Palmer is a member of the following professional organizations:

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Dr. Kim Petkovich Vaglio, DDS

Dr. Kimberly Vaglio, a native of Mountain Home, Arkansas, obtained her undergraduate degree from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi, and subsequently her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. Following dental school she joined her father, Dr. Bernard W. Petkovich, in private practice in her hometown. She practiced as a general dentist for three years and enjoyed being mentored by her father, and helping her patients improve their oral health. During her time in private practice, Dr. Vaglio discovered a passion for endodontics, prompting her to seek advanced training in the field of endodontics at the University of Louisville. Upon graduation she earned her certificate in the field of endodontics and a Masters in Science of Dentistry. She joined the Apex Endo team in 2018.

In her free time, Dr. Vaglio enjoys traveling, cooking, running and spending time with her husband and goldendoodle. She is excited about her new adventure in St. Louis.

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Are You Experiencing Tooth Pain?

If it’s difficult to chew your food, concentrate at work or school or maybe even sleep throughout the night, click to call us now or schedule an appointment and get the relief you deserve.

Our Staff

Our experienced staff is here to help you every step of the way. From the moment you enter our practice, you will be greeted by the warmth and care of professionals who want to assist you with your upcoming appointment.