Say So Long To Tooth Stains – With Teeth Whitening!

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Whichever way you look at it, we’ve got you covered! When you’re unhappy with your smile, it can change how you look at the world – and how you feel others look at you. For many people, the colour of their teeth has a big impact on how they feel about their smile. Are you one of them? At Park …

Don’t Become The Victim Of A Sports Injury – Wear A Sports Mouthguard

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Does your son or daughter play on a school sports team? Are you in a rec league? Listen up! Your preventive dentist in Park Ridge wants you to get the best protection for your precious smile – a sports mouthguard. Some things are out of our control … but what we can prevent is damage to our smiles caused by …

Wake Up Refreshed With Sleep Apnea Treatment

Woman enjoys restful sleep thanks to sleep apnea treatment

Sleep apnea is a disorder that results in the momentary cessation of breathing throughout the night. These involuntary pauses in breathing might seem like a small thing, but for some people, they occur up to sixty or more times per hour for a duration of up to 30 seconds each time… That’s almost FOUR hours of no breathing in an …

Restoring Your Smile After A Tooth Extraction

Last month, we blogged about the reasons you may need a tooth extraction. As your dentist in Park Ridge, at Park Ridge Dental Associates, we also have ways to restore your teeth if your tooth extraction left you with a gap in your smile that changes how well you chew, speak, and feel around other people. Another consideration is that …

A Tooth Extraction Primer – First In A 2-Part Series!

As a dentist in Park Ridge, at Park Ridge Dental Associates, a tooth extraction is one of the most common procedures we do besides regular dental hygiene care and thorough oral health checkups. And while we’ll always do our best to treat your tooth to save it, there are many reasons why pulling one or more teeth may be necessary, …

Ask Your Dentist In Park Ridge: Inlays Or Onlays … For Your Smile?

Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us at Park Ridge Dental Associates, their dentist in Park Ridge. Some background … Gold inlays were primarily used to restore tooth structure affected by decay. Nowadays, they are used the same way but …

Are You A Candidate For Dental Implants In Park Ridge?

At Park Ridge Dental Associates, your dentist in Park Ridge, we believe everyone deserves to experience life with a complete, healthy smile. That’s why we provide restorative dentistry, including dental implants – a revolutionary way to replace missing teeth. Because of this treatment, many people like you are proudly showing off their new and improved look and enjoying the everyday …

Boost Your Smile Potential with A Dental Bridge in Park Ridge

Getting a smile boost is about more than vanity. By repairing problems like missing or damaged teeth with crowns or a dental bridge in Park Ridge, you can have the pleasing – and functional – smile you’ve always dreamed about. How do I know if I am a candidate for dental crown or bridge treatment? A dental crown is recommended …

Dental Bonding For A Beautiful Smile

Your smile makes a statement – it speaks volumes without a single word being uttered. But if you’re unhappy with your teeth, you aren’t putting your best smile forward. One of the techniques we use as a dentist in Park Ridge that repairs smiles with excellent results is dental bonding. It can beautifully transform imperfections and damage, helping you smile …

Oral Cancer Awareness – Early Detection Saves Lives

As a Park Ridge dentist, we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that one American dies every hour from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from oral cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered in the late stages …