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What Causes Stained Teeth: Tips and Prevention in Chicago

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Teeth discoloration is when the color of your teeth changes, creating a stained appearance. Stained teeth don’t look as bright or as white as they once did. There are a variety of causes for stained, discolored teeth, but the good news is that discoloration is reversible. It can also be prevented by following certain dental hygiene procedures.  If you’re wondering …

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Braces vs. Invisalign: What is Best For You in Chicago?

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Tooth straightening can be done by a dentist in several different ways. These days, the most popular treatments are braces and Invisalign. Many Chicagoland residents needing their teeth straightened have compared braces vs. Invisalign and have taken note of the pros and cons.  Making the decision between braces and Invisalign can be difficult, which is why our dentist at Smile …

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What are Veneers? Chicagoland Dentist Explains

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Dental veneers are a potential solution to improve your smile. They are a popular choice for patients with chipped teeth, gaps between teeth, or misshapen teeth. In just a few short appointments, they can transform your smile, and they are a natural-looking way to give your teeth a classically-looking smile.  If you’re one of the many Lakeview and North Shore …

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What to Look for in a Family Dentist

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Choosing a dentist for you and your family is a major decision. You’re entrusting this person or this practice with a big part of your family’s health and well-being. And let’s face it: for a lot of folks out there, you’re trusting them with something you may be apprehensive about. This is not a decision to be made lightly. So …

Are Veneers Right for You?

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Veneers are a cosmetic dentistry solution that can help you get the smile you want. However, they do represent a significant investment, and they have a limited lifespan. So are they the right choice for your smile? Read on to learn more about what veneers can do and what considerations come into play. What are porcelain veneers? Porcelain veneers are …

A Guide to Managing Your Teen’s Teeth: Keeping Them Healthy

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As teenagers, we build many of the habits that will help us or hound us throughout our life, and that includes the habits that dictate our dental health and hygiene. Helping your teenager build proper oral hygiene practices into their everyday routine will set them on the path to lifelong dental health. As your trusted Chicago family dentist, Smile On …

Step By Step Guide to Dental Implants

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Age and a lack of access to care can take their toll on our teeth, and the time may come when more conservative approaches to dental care — such as crowns and dental bridges — simply aren’t enough. If you’re considering dental implants from Smile On Dental Salon, we’d like to take you behind the scenes to the process and …