If one of the dentists at Smiles of Naperville has told you that you need a restorative dentistry procedure, you may not be entirely clear on what that means. If so, you're not alone. "What is restorative dentistry?" is a common question that we hear from patients. According to the ...
October 4, 2015devops
One of the most common questions patients ask at Smiles of Naperville is "What is a dental cap?" A dental cap, also called a crown, is typically constructed from porcelain and placed on top of a tooth for a variety of reasons. Ceramic and metal also make attractive options, although ...
September 17, 2015devops
It used to be that you only went to the dentist twice a year for a check-up. In the past few decades, dentists nationwide have added such services as cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, and restorative dentistry, leaving many to wonder, "What is general dentistry?" General Dentistry Services at Smiles of Naperville Dr. Prasad ...
September 11, 2015devops
Dental crowns can be thought of as a kind of “helmet” for your teeth. There are two main parts of your teeth, the root and the enamel. The root, as it sounds, is like that of a tree, the part of the tooth which keeps it in the bones of ...
June 29, 2015devops
Teeth whitening doesn’t have to be an expensive choice. You may ask yourself, “how much for teeth whitening?”, but it really depends on where or from whom you’re getting it. Obviously, your dentist is going to have the latest and greatest products and procedures, which will provide lasting results, but ...
June 29, 2015devops
Our teeth allow us to do different things in the different activities that we do every day. Mostly, it helps us to chew our food, helps us to speak and maintain our facial structures. Keeping our mouth and teeth healthy can prevent disease, tooth infection and aesthetic dysfunction from occurring ...
May 22, 2015devops
Dental implants are one of the many dental innovations available in the market, used to replace ones missing teeth. They are made from biocompatible materials and are surgically affixed to ones jaw bone. Dental implants serve as tooth roots to support and stabilize a reconstruction. Oftentimes they are used to ...
May 12, 2015devops
Who doesn’t like to have a whiter teeth and a beautiful smile like the ones in television and magazine ads? I know most of you do! Each one of us wants whiter teeth basically because it helps us look cleaner and healthier looking. The question we should ask ourselves: “How ...
April 18, 2015devops