This is designed to provide some basic information regarding terms you may hear during your dental visit. For additional information on any of these topics, talk with your dental team.
Sedation Dentistry uses medication to
A lifetime of healthy teeth begins with
Cosmetic Dentistry is about making
Periodontal disease is diagnosed by our dentist
We provide excellent preventive care
Third molars, or wisdom teeth, are the last
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June 6th 2019
Don’t be fooled by the label “100 percent fruit juice.” Drinks advertised in this way might seem like a healthy choice, but these drinks may be doing more harm than good. In fact, fruit juices contain sugar that can lead to tooth decay. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently reevaluated their recommendations for allowing small children to consume fruit...
May 3rd 2019
Dentist in 60148 For seniors, it is imperative that gum health is a top priority. As you age, your risk of developing periodontal (gum) disease increases. Periodontal disease is both preventable, and in many cases, reversible. When left untreated, it can lead to more serious complications such as bloody or swollen gums, and even tooth loss. Even more alarming are...
April 29th 2019
The food children eat affects their long term oral health. Some foods have nutrients teeth need. Others are full of acids and sugars that are harmful to teeth. With so many unhealthy food choices being marketed to children every day, it is vital that you take a stand. Offer fun, healthy snacks and model the better food choices you want...