There are a number of ways that straight teeth can improve your life. Read our blog post where we look at some of the most common things that demonstrate the impact of a straight smile. Contact us to discuss your smile!
Dental calculus. It’s a thing, and it has nothing to do with derivatives, slopes, integrals, or anything else to do with the math you left behind in high school. Also often called tartar, dental calculus is a hardened build-up of plaque on your teeth. Read our blog post to learn more, including tips on prevention.
Acid is one of the worst things for your teeth because it wears away your enamel, making your teeth more susceptible to tooth decay. Read our blog post where we explain which acidic foods and drinks you should avoid, what enamel erosion does to your teeth, and how to prevent your enamel from weakening.
When you break a tooth, whether it’s chipped, cracked, or split, you should seek professional attention from your dentist. Read our blog post where we go through a number of dental issues to help you determine what to do about a broken tooth. Contact us if you have a broken tooth!
Several of us can feel insecure about our smiles. Maybe your teeth are crooked or you have a gap between your two front teeth or you’re missing a tooth. If you had to have a tooth removed or lost it for a number of reasons, dental implants are usually the best solution. Read our blog post to learn about dental implants, including their lifespan.
We understand that children have different needs than our adult patients. Read our blog post to see how we’ve designed our office with children and their families in mind.
No matter how thoroughly you brush your teeth at night and how religiously you use that breath-freshening mouthwash, you’re bound to wake up with breath that smells less that great. Read our blog post for some of the reasons we have bad breath in the morning as well as steps you can take to help freshen your breath.
Read our blog post to learn about the layers of your teeth and potential reasons why your teeth look yellow. We also explain how we can brighten your smile with our cosmetic dentistry services. Contact us to schedule your consultation!
Read our blog post to learn why you might need root canal therapy and why postponing treatment is harmful to your oral health. We offer gentle root canal treatment at Palos Heights Family Dental. Contact our friendly team to schedule your appointment at our comfortable office!
Calling all parents! Read our blog post to discover answers to FAQs about caring for your growing child’s teeth. Our friendly team can provide you with additional tips to promote excellent oral health for your child. Contact us to learn more or to schedule your child’s next dental appointment.