There are a variety of factors that cause our teeth to change in color over time. What we consume, how we take care of our teeth, and the traumas our teeth face over time can all affect this tooth discoloration that appears. There are also factors out of our control like genetics and aging as […]
For the last few years, veneers have been a trending dental topic on major social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram. Many creators that have flaunted their veneers have also bragged about seeking cheaper cosmetic care outside of a standard dental practice or in other countries like Turkey or Mexico.
Unfortunately, many of these creators have […]
Getting your teeth professionally cleaned is a key part of good dental hygiene. That makes the role of dental hygienists among the most important within a dental practice.
To formally recognize the hard work put in by these specialists, the American Dental Association has designated the 2nd week of April as Dental Hygienists Week. At Chicago […]
Tackling your dental care needs and goals over multiple visits can be expensive and time-consuming. Most patients need to plan multiple appointments, take gooey impressions, and wear temporary crowns before showing off their new smile.
Today, the process of restoring your pearly whites is much less complicated now that same-day dentistry has been made possible through […]
A wellness trend known as oil pulling is taking the internet by storm. The process involves swishing around a teaspoon of coconut oil in your mouth and through your teeth, to strain harmful bacteria that cause discoloration and decay.
Many who try this holistic practice are doing so in an attempt to whiten their teeth, but […]
If you or someone you love is involved in an accident where immediate oral care is needed, you can call our emergency dentist in Glenview, IL. Instead of heading to a hospital emergency room for emergency dentistry, contact an experienced professional trained in emergency dental treatment.
How Do I Know I Need Emergency Care?
Dental emergencies cover […]
As we age, the likelihood of losing a permanent tooth increases. Among the main reasons for tooth loss in adults is untreated or mistreated dental cavities or tooth decay.
If you are missing a tooth or several teeth, contact the Chicago Beautiful Smiles office of cosmetic dentistry in Winnetka, IL where we perform leading means of […]
The question under consideration here is, does old weather make TMJ worse, and we can answer in the affirmative. Yes, cold weather tends to make TMJ worse.
Temporomandibular joint and muscle disorder –TMJ for short – is a fairly common affliction, affecting possibly up to 12 percent of the U.S. population.
It is more common among young […]
We’re expressing the obvious when we say your child’s dental future is affected by the things done – or not done – during their early, formative years. Poor dental hygiene during childhood can easily lead to tooth decay, and tooth decay in their primary teeth can easily lead to decay in their permanent teeth and […]
Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ), also known as Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) affects millions of Americans. The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research estimated that possibly as many as 10 million Americans suffer from TMJ disorders.
What is TMJ? It’s a disorder where patients suffer various symptoms related to the movement of their jaws. Each of us […]