Smooth Transition and Smiles Ahead In June of 2021, neighboring dentist Dr. Patricoski announced his retirement after a fulfilling 30-plus-years practicing dentistry just down the street from us in Palos Heights. We are honored that Dr. Patricoski chose Palos Heights Family Dental to entrust with the care of his patient base. Although we know his […]
In “Comings & Goings” by Bob Song on July 29, 2021, the Chicago Tribune ran a blurb covering the news about Dr. Patricoski retiring in June and subsequently entrusting his patient base to Palos Heights Family Dental.
Root canals are often blamed for pain, but they’re not the real culprit. It’s time to celebrate them instead. May is “Save Your Tooth Month,” according to the American Association of Endodontists (AAE). On top of that, the second week of May is Root Canal Awareness Week and Wednesday, May 12 is Root Canal Awareness […]
Let’s Honor Earth Day/Week/Month by Considering Toothbrush Recycling Options to Help Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Dental Hygiene April is Earth Month, and that got us thinking about the legacy we leave. We usually think about the legacy of healthy patients, clean teeth, and confident smiles. But it didn’t take us long to realize that […]
Dr. Umang Patel was recently quoted in the article, “12 Medications That Cause Dry Mouth (and How to Treat It),” published on SingleCare.com. Here’s an excerpt from the article from Dr. Umang Patel: “It’s important to keep your appointments every six months with your dentist if you are experiencing dry mouth because it can cause tooth decay,” […]
Learning More About Who’s Behind Those Masks When you’re here for an appointment, it’s all about you, as it should be! We love getting to know our patients and families. As well as we know you, we thought you might like to get to know the Palos Heights Family Dental staff a little bit better […]
Dr. Umang Patel recently contributed to the article Six Things Your Dentist Wants You to Know During COVID-19 published on Dentaly.org. Here’s an excerpt from the article from Dr. Umang Patel: Read the full article here.
Our own Dr. Nina Arora had the opportunity to provide insight on Foods That Can Help Strengthen Your Teeth in a September, 2020 blog post on the Acteh website. (Acteh is a producer of electric toothbrushes.) Read the full article here. To schedule an appointment, fill out this form, or call our office at […]
In a June 17, 2020 article on Prevention.com titled 9 Reasons Your Teeth Hurt and How to Stop the Ache, According to Dentists, Lauren Krouse quotes Dr. Patel on stress, sinuses, and infections as three of the nine pain points for patients.