What Should I Expect at My Dental Cleaning?

Sometimes dental appointments are scary and intimidating, but there is no need to be nervous about your upcoming dental cleaning. Dental cleanings are painless and beneficial, and they can help you reduce your chances of developing tooth decay and gum disease. However, our Vernon Woods Dental and Implant Center team understands that the cleanings can still be a bit frightening.... read more »

Plaque: The Sticky Film That Can Destroy a Smile

Each day, even though you may not notice it, the surfaces of your teeth are covered with dental plaque, which is a white or yellow film that sticks to your teeth and harms your smile. Many don’t think much of this substance, but the truth is: if you don’t quickly remove it from your smile, it could cause major dental... read more »