Get In On the February Fun We’re looking forward to February! There is so much to discover and do. If you’re like us, you might be wondering whether the Groundhog will see his shadow or who will agree to be your Valentine. The shortest month is full of fun holidays. Did you know that February […]
You often see quotes and insights from thought-leading practitioners in media stories online and off. It’s true in the dental community too. Palos Heights Family Dental is proud to be among those helping add context to stories about dental practices by answering media inquiries and providing comments on all kinds of questions. Two articles recently […]
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.
Read our dental blog to discover the purpose of human canine teeth. Protect the integrity of all your teeth—come visit us every 6 months! Schedule your next cleaning and checkup by contacting us today.
Check out our blog post to learn about teeth grinding: its symptoms, causes, and treatment. Our expert team is here to help you have excellent oral health. Contact us today for help protecting your teeth from bruxism!
Read our blog post to learn about what fluoride is, where to find it, and its dental health benefits. We are here to help you and your family achieve excellent oral health. Contact our friendly dental practice with additional questions about fluoride or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Arora or Dr. Patel!
Fluoride intake is a key component of practicing good oral health. It offers many benefits, and it’s surprisingly easy to incorporate it into your dental routine. What Is Fluoride? Before we discuss the benefits of fluoride, let’s understand what it is. Fluoride is a mineral that naturally occurs in water and foods. It is essential […]
The scenario: You were pretty sick a couple of weeks back and your general practitioner started you on antibiotics for your bacterial bronchitis. The bronchitis cleared up, but now your tongue and the lining of your mouth is covered with white patches that sometimes bleed when you brush your teeth or eat. Trusty Dr. Google […]
How much do you know about the anatomy of your teeth? When you look at your teeth in the mirror, you see a hard white surface, known as the enamel. Below this layer is something called the dentine, which has a creamy color and makes up a large part of your tooth. This dentin is […]