St Apollonia Patron Saint of Dentists/Dental Disease Jewelry & Gifts
St Apollonia of Alexandria was a virgin martyr who was torture, including having all her teeth violently pulled out or shattered during a local uprising against Christians in Alexandria. Saint Apollonia allowed her home to become a safe haven for fellow Christians. While attacked by a pagan gang, her teeth were broken and she was given the choice to reject Christ or be burned alive. It is said that she jumped into the fire without answering. Saint Apollonia is the patron saint of Dentists, Dental Diseases and Tooth Problems. Saint Apollonia memorial feast day is February 9. St Apollonia Medals comes in sterling silver, gold-filled, gold/sterling, 14kt gold and is available in various sizes, from small charms to large medals. Religious saint medals are made in the USA by Bliss Manufacturing, Creed Jewelry, HMH Religious, Jeweled Cross, McVan Inc., and Singer Company.