Our Dental Blog in Kane and Cook County

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Before, During & After a Root Canal

When a tooth becomes infected, the best treatment is often a root canal. This surgery removes the infection, prevents more serious problems, and saves your natural tooth! Check out our blog post for a look at what to expect before, during, and after a root canal.

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3 Signs You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Wisdom teeth removal is a very common procedure — it’s not uncommon for teens and young adults to prepare to get their wisdom teeth removed. But how do you know if it’s a good choice for you? Read our blog post where we share three signs you need to look out for if you’re considering wisdom teeth removal.

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3 Tips for Children with Dental Anxiety

There are many reasons why your child could experience dental anxiety. Maybe they have heard about bad experiences and don’t know what to expect. They may not look forward to their appointment and feel too stressed to want to go. This can make any parent feel concerned about how to support their child. Read our blog post for three tips to help your child with their dental anxiety.

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Which Teeth Straightening Option Is Right for Me?

If you have crooked teeth, you might feel self-conscious about your smile. There are health concerns, as well. In the past, you would need metal braces to straighten your teeth. Today, we offer advanced and more convenient orthodontic treatments. Which option works best for you? Read our blog post for details!

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Benefits of Dental Implants

When you lose a tooth, you face challenges. The loss of multiple teeth or even a full arch leads to even more significant issues. Dental implants replace your natural teeth and restore your smile and chewing function! Read our blog post to learn about the benefits of dental implants.

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How to Handle Different Dental Emergencies

It’s a good idea to know how to handle a dental emergency before you are faced with one yourself. In an effort to provide more general information about dental emergencies, check out our blog for some questions and answers that frequently come up in regards to common dental emergencies.

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Five Ways You Can Protect Yourself From COVID-19 in Public

Now that businesses have begun to reopen, things are slowly starting to return to normal, and people are beginning to leave their homes more frequently. During this time, it’s still important to take the proper precautions in order to keep yourself, your family, and your community as safe as possible. Read our blog post for a few ways you can protect yourself from COVID-19 as you are going about your normal daily routine.

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Helpful Online Coronavirus Resources

When a global health crisis occurs, it can be difficult to find information that is recent, accurate, and helpful. Misinformation spreads quickly as people try to figure out the best way to keep themselves and their families safe. Fortunately, there are a few trusted online resources that you can turn to to find factual, up-to-date information about COVID-19. Check out our blog post for details.

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