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 …

When Dental Emergencies Happen in Park Ridge

No one ever plans dental emergencies, and it’s for that reason exactly that you should plan how to react should one happen. The first thing to know is that if you have a dental emergency, your Park Ridge dentist is ready to help. We will always welcome your call. Secondly, there are a few things you can do before you …

Your TMD Dentist Can Stop The Pain

If you clench your jaws, grind your teeth, or have an unbalanced bite, eventually your chewing muscles can become fatigued, shorten, and go into painful spasms. Pain that originates in your jaw joints can spread to your temples or the back of your head and trigger migraines. It can also cause chronic neck, back, and shoulder pain. Why do TMD …

Dentures – Your Total Smile Solution

We provide dentures and can restore your natural appearance and your ability to eat and speak. For many people – in consultation with your family dental care provider in Park Ridge – dentures remain the treatment of choice. Dentures are removable, custom-fitted replacement teeth that are crafted from strong, durable materials like acrylic resin which can be reinforced with porcelain …

Get Help For Bad Breath From Your Park Ridge Dentist

Does bad breath (halitosis) get in your way of living life to the fullest? Do you find yourself constantly wondering what others think of you when you open your mouth or speak near them? You’re not alone. Studies reveal that 50% of adults develop bad breath, also known as halitosis, in their lifetime. At Park Ridge Dental Associates, halitosis is …

A Worry-Free Visit At Your Park Ridge, Niles, & Edison Park Dentist

Many people don’t look forward to going to the dentist. Are you, or someone you love, one of the 15% of people who experience dread when it comes to their appointment at their Park Ridge, Niles, & Edison Park dentist? Dental fear can be due to a previous bad experience, challenging developmental or anxiety disorders, an intellectual disability, or simply …

Dental Sealants In Park Ridge Protect Your Smile!

Did you know … dental sealants in Park Ridge are an effective and popular way to prevent cavities in molars and premolars. And they aren’t just for kids! Sealants are plastic coatings that are painted on the chewing surfaces of your teeth. Because the sealant material is fluid when applied, it effectively fills the grooves of molars and bonds securely …

Wisdom Teeth: Not So Wise After All – Wisdom Teeth Removal In Park Ridge

If you’re like most people, you’ll have your “wisdom” teeth removed at some point in your life. Perhaps you’ve already undergone this procedure and now your son or daughter is experiencing mouth discomfort due to these large third molars. Is the pain affecting their sleep? Are they having trouble eating? What’s in a name? Our third molars are called wisdom …

Fast, Safe & Effective Teeth Whitening In Park Ridge

Did you know that according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of adults feel a smile is an important social asset? Perhaps that’s why we all like to keep our teeth their whitest and brightest … because we know how good it feels, the confidence it instills, and the great impression it makes! Dentist-Supervised Teeth Whitening In Park Ridge Is The …