Celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month in Palos Heights

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 […]

In the News: Safe and Best Practices from Dr. Patel

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 […]

The Benefits of Fluoride

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!

Benefits of Fluoride

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 Anatomy of the Jaw & Teeth

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 […]