Our Dental Blog in Kane and Cook County

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Valentine’s Day Makeover

Give the gift of a cosmetic smile makeover to yourself or your sweetie this Valentine’s Day. Smiles often shape first impressions, and we believe everyone deserves to feel confident and secure about their teeth. At…
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Positive Dental Habits

The key to developing positive dental habits is setting a solid routine. Keeping your teeth consistently clean and healthy, as well as maintaining a healthy diet, are great ways to avoid costly and painful dental…
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Dental Veneers FAQs

Ever wonder how your favorite celebrities have perfect smiles? The answer is likely dental veneers, which are thin sheets of porcelain that can mask chips, wide gaps, and discoloration for a brighter and more beautiful…
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Tooth Extraction Aftercare

If you have to have a tooth extracted, whether it’s one of your main teeth or you’re having your wisdom teeth removed, you may be worried about caring for the area afterward. There are a…
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Oral Surgery Procedures

At High Point Family Dentistry, we serve our patients not just with preventive care, but also with exceptional restorative care. Our very own in-house surgeon handles all dental surgeries in our office, so you don’t…
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Gum Disease: The Silent Killer

You’ve probably heard the term “gingivitis” at the dentist and in toothpaste commercials, but you might not have given it a second thought. You really should, though. Gingivitis is the earliest stage of periodontal disease…
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