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What To Expect At A Basic Dental Cleaning

Most dentists in Wicker Park recommend that you schedule a dental cleaning every six months to keep your smile healthy and clean. If you are nervous about visiting us, we broke down what happens at a cleaning to ease your mind about our dental processes. Here are some of the main processes that will occur...Read…
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Sedation Dentistry: How to Make Your Time in the Chair More...

Do you have trouble sitting on planes, trains or automobiles for too long and wonder how you’ll deal with sitting still when dental anxieties start making your antsy? Sedation dentistry can make a world of difference for you and others who struggle with being anxious about dental appointments. Find how sedation dentistry can make your…
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Technologies Disrupting the Dental Industry

The American Dental Association lists fear, pain, and cost as the top reasons people avoid proper dental care. Consumers throughout the United States have been wishing and waiting for the moment that technology steps in and revolutionizes dentistry, and that time has arrived. The following innovative technologies are disrupting the dental industry! Kolibree Intelligent Toothbrushes…
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Which Orthodontic Issues Can Invisalign Correct?

Invisalign is a popular option for orthodontic treatments in Monroe, NY for correcting misaligned teeth. The clear plastic aligners from Invisalign has helped over five million orthodontic patients around the world help fix crooked teeth, crowding, overbites and other malocclusions conditions in Orange County.  Which Orthodontic Issues Can Invisalign Treat? The following issues can be treated by Invisalign in some patients,…
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Wedding To-Do List: Visiting the Dentist

Nowadays, one of the first items on the list for bride or grooms in Monroe, NY is to improve their smile. You need to take action now if you want the smile of your dreams in time for your wedding! Dr. Jacquie Smiles specializes in wedding smiles for her patients in Monroe, NY and Orange…
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Invisalign Clear Braces Treatment for an Open Bite

An open bite is when the top and bottom front teeth leave a noticeable open space and prevent the teeth from touching. Do you have an open bite? Dr. Jacquie Smiles specializes in an open bite treatment with Invisalign clear braces for her patients in Monroe, NY.  Watch how an open bite is corrected with…
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When Should my Child see an Orthodontist?

Did you know that your child does not have to wait until all of their permanent teeth have grown in to visit the Orthodontist? What would you think if I told you waiting too long to take your child to the Orthodontist could actually do more harm than food in the long run? The following…
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When Should my Child see an Orthodontist?

Did you know that your child does not have to wait until all of their permanent teeth have grown in to visit the Orthodontist? What would you think if I told you waiting too long to take your child to the Orthodontist could actually do more harm than food in the long run? The following…
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Composite Fillings

What is a composite filling? A composite (tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc.  The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite filling. There are many types of filling materials available, each with their own advantages…
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Dental Wear: How to Avoid Excessive Tooth Wear

Dental Wear: How to Avoid Excessive Tooth Wear Like every other part of the body, teeth naturally wear with age. Some teeth wear much more quickly due to several factors, causing a myriad of unpleasant symptoms. Read on to learn more about excessive teeth wear and what steps you can take to preserve your chompers for life. What…