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3 Reasons to Consider a Smile Makeover with Veneers

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Is your smile living up to your expectations? Maybe you know it’s time for a change, but you aren’t sure which cosmetic dental treatment is right for you.Elk Grove Village dentist Dr. Vishal Advani is pleased to offer porcelain veneers to our patients who are tired of living with a less than perfect smile. Veneers are an excellent choice because they completely alter the appearance of a tooth to blend seamlessly with your smile.Reasons to choose VeneersWe want to present you with the treatment options that are right for you in every way. If you are thinking of making a change, here are three reasons to consider veneers.Using veneers, ...

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Why Tooth Loss Should Be Considered a Serious Health Condition

Crowns & Bridges | Elk Grove Village Dentist
When you lose a tooth as a kid, it is generally not serious. In fact, it’s usually good news because it means a visit from the Tooth Fairy. There has even been a light-hearted song written about wanting two front teeth for Christmas.As an adult, however, tooth loss is serious. Not only does it detract from your physical appearance, but there are more grave risks. Tooth loss can actually put you at a higher risk for developing a chronic illness.The good news is that there are replacement options for missing teeth, such as dental bridges, which you should discuss with your Elk Grove Village, IL dentist.The Main Causes of Tooth LossAccording ...

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What to Expect When It's Time for Orthodontics

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Finding out if you need braces can seem overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Knowing what you can expect when its time for braces can make the entire process much easier. Here are some of the big steps that you can expect to see when you begin orthodontic treatment:Your Orthodontic TreatmentConsultation: The first steps towards starting your treatment will be a consultation with a dentist. During this consultation, your dentist will perform an exam, take x-rays and evaluate the best options to proceed.Placement: Once you have decided to move forward with your treatment plan, you'll schedule an appointment to have your braces applied to your teeth. Your dentist ...

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How to Care for Your Teeth after a Whitening Treatment

Teeth Whitening | Elk Grove Smile Center
Congratulations! You've decided to upgrade your smile with teeth whitening in Elk Grove Village!You've made a great choice to invest in your smile, and you may be surprised what a huge impact teeth whitening can make on your appearance. Now that you're all set to whiten, you'll want to know how to take care of your dazzling smile once your whitening is complete.Here are some tips on how to take care of your teeth after whitening:Avoid Certain Foods and BeveragesFoods and drinks that are high in acid content can break down your enamel and cause your teeth to discolor. Limiting your consumption of these items, or even brushing shortly ...

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Making Your Dental Implant Last a Lifetime

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If you’ve replaced a missing tooth with a dental implant, congratulations! Dental implants are the best option for replacing missing teeth. Now you can smile with confidence once again.And you can also feel good about helping to preserve the health of your remaining teeth. A dental implant is a good way to fill in the space left by a missing tooth so it prevents the rest of your teeth from shifting, potentially leading to more tooth loss.

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3 Ways to Keep Your Teeth Bright after Whitening

Teeth Whitening | Elk Grove Village
You've just finished whitening your teeth, and you're finally enjoying the results of your dazzling new smile! You're probably interested in how you can maintain your pearly whites and keep them looking as bright as they are today.Here are 3 things you can do to maintain your teeth whitening from our Elk Grove Village dental office:Avoid Certain Foods and BeveragesCertain foods and beverages that are high in acids and bright in color tend to discolor teeth faster. You don't have to eliminate these foods or drinks from your diet completely; however, being aware of them and brushing after you consume them will help maintain your ...

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Yes, You Need to Wear a Retainer Following Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontics | Elk Grove Villiage
Orthodontic treatment does more than just align your teeth and boost your confidence – it also improves your oral health.Teeth that are straight are much easier to keep clean, which helps prevent tooth decay. Straight teeth are also easier to floss, which helps prevent periodontal (gum) disease. A corrected bite prevents clenching, grinding, and jaw joint issues such as TMJ.Here's more information about orthodontics in Elk Grove Village and how to maintain your beautiful smile.What Is Invisalign?Many of our adult patients don't think they can straighten their teeth because they don't like the idea of wearing traditional braces. This is where Invisalign ...

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