What to Do About a Broken Tooth

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!

Why Is My Breath Bad in the Morning?

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.

Why Flossing Should Be Your Top New Year’s Resolution

With the new year upon us, it’s time to start taking your New Year’s resolutions seriously. Flossing is one of the easiest resolutions you can make that will have a big effect on the health of your smile. Flossing gets your teeth looking great and keeps decay and gum disease at bay. Call us today to schedule your next exam!

Why Is It Important to Floss?

At Palos Heights Family Dental, we constantly remind patients of how vital flossing is to their oral health. But did you know that nearly a third of all Americans don’t bother flossing at all? Understandably, for some people, wedging a piece of floss between your teeth to get every nook and cranny may require a […]

Save Money with DIY Toothpaste

We understand that some patients want to make their own toothpaste, and often there are many good reasons for this. Some people have sensitivity or even an allergy to common ingredients in mainstream toothpastes. Even artificial coloring in toothpastes can cause problems for some! If you’re going down the DIY route, be sure to discuss […]