The Advantages of Cold and Flu Season Treatments

If you ever find yourself sick with the cold or flu, you will need to make sure that you are taking the necessary steps to not only recover properly but also make sure that your mouth continues to stay clean. A daily routine should be implemented even if you are... Read more »

Super Smiles: Dental Bonding

Are you confident in your oral health care? Are you in need of additional treatments to improve your smile? Even if you think that your smile needs additional work, it may be possible with a restoration treatment to repair any damages that may have occurred. In several situations, dental bonding... Read more »

A Dental Abscess Might Need to be Drained

The lingering tooth decay from an untreated cavity can sometimes worsen to the point where bacteria gain access the root of the tooth and the underlying gum tissues. In time it could lead to a gradually worsening toothache and other potentially serious complications. If you are experiencing a feeling of... Read more »

Super Smile Therapy: Pregnancy and Dental Health

Overcoming health risks while pregnant consists of many different stages. While many individuals are constantly focused on what they can do to keep the baby safe, they often forget about themselves and how to care for any health risks they have. As a woman, you will need to make sure... Read more »

Dentures Can Restore Your Smile and Oral Health

Did you know, dentures can restore your smile and your oral health? In fact, dentures have been used for many years, leaving a trail of happy smile restorations in its wake. That is why Dr. Anthony J. Collins here at Gentle Dental Care in Mundelein, Illinois, is here to talk... Read more »

Smile Therapy: Cavity Avoidance

Preventing cavities is one of the most important tasks assigned to your smile. The more you do to keep your smile safe from any oral health risks that can arise, the healthier your teeth and gums can remain for many decades to come. Cavities often arise due to harmful acids... Read more »

How to Have a Top-Notch Oral Health as a Senior

You deserve a top-notch oral health as a senior. Although this goal might seem tough to achieve, it’s possible. In fact, it could be easier than you think. As a senior, you can have the strong and healthy gums you need so you can maintain a great smile and oral... Read more »

Your Oral Health Can Benefit Your Total Wellbeing

We can’t express enough how important your oral health is to your overall wellbeing. Having good dental health not only benefits the appearance of your smile, but can also improve your total body health. Here are a few ways your smile can influence your general health: - Self-image: Many people... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Be Installed to Replace a Knocked Out Tooth

Dental trauma can sometimes range in severity. More severe forms can cause a tooth’s enamel layer to deeply fracture, or cause it to fully cleave at the gumline. In some cases, a significant impact to the mouth can severe the periodontal ligaments that anchor a tooth in the gums to... Read more »

Smile Brighter With Veneers

What Are Dental Veneers? If you are self-conscious or embarrassed of your smile, our dentist may recommend veneers. These custom-made, thin shells of tooth-colored material are bonded to the front of the teeth to improve their appearance. What Are the Benefits of Dental Veneers? Dental veneers have many benefits to... Read more »