How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Some Facts on Dental Bonding

If your teeth have endured a small amount of duress or simply don’t look the way you would like, dental bonding may be the option that can repair the damage and make your smile look good. Bonding is made from a material we call composite resin. It starts out in... Read more »

Denture Details

If you are looking for details on dentures, then you are in the right place! Dentures are a very successful form of smile restoration for people who have lost multiple teeth. Furthermore, dentures are known to help you talk and chew appropriately after severe tooth loss, so you can keep... Read more »

Mouthwash and Oral Health

Using mouthwash can often feel redundant. What can it do that brushing and flossing doesn’t? Well, the truth is that mouthwash can do a quite a lot to help your brushing and flossing habits have an even greater impact for the better on your teeth and oral health. Mouthwash use... Read more »

Oral Health Recaps: Tooth Hazards

Tooth hazards are a serious health risk that can destroy your smile as you age. Although microscopic damage is a known risk factor for your oral health, oftentimes, lifestyle choices and products that we are surrounded by in our daily lives can damage our teeth just the same. To ensure... Read more »

Invisalign® Can Correct the Alignment of Your Teeth Using Clear Aligners

If you want to correct the alignment of your teeth, then try Invisalign®! Invisalign has many benefits and works well for people who want to adjust their smile discreetly. Because of their success, Invisalign has become a popular form of orthodontic treatment. Here at Lincoln Park Dental Associates, in Chicago,... Read more »

Bring Out Your Best Smile with Protection During Cold and Flu Season

With cold and flu season upon us, now is more important than ever to focus on your smile since you may not feel like taking care of your teeth when you are sick. Even if you are extremely sick, brushing your teeth can help you feel better and will help... Read more »

Why Dental Cleanings and Exams Are Important

While cleanings and exams at the dentist are probably not high on your list, they are actually very important when it comes to your oral health. You need not think of them as inconveniences, because they help you avoid uncomfortable dental problems. A major way we can help you is... Read more »

Do These Things to Help You Stay Calm in the Dental Chair

Do you wish there was a way to stay calm and comfortable in the dental chair? If so, our dentist, Dr. Theodore Gehrig, is happy to grant your wish! There are things you can do to relieve your dental anxiety and dental nerves. These things can help you have a... Read more »

Protect Your Smile by Limiting These Beverages

Watching what you eat isn't just good for your body but for your oral health as well. A balanced diet that gives you vitamins and minerals can help teeth and gums stay strong. The converse is also true, as the things you eat and drink can harm the teeth if... Read more »