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The Summer Super-Mom’s Top 5 Tips!

Summer is a often a wonderful season spent enjoying the company of friends and family in the sun. Of course, those of us with kids know how busy it can be as well. To help those mothers and parents out there stay on their game and make this summer the best ever, we asked the Super-Mom for some help. Here are 5 Secrets of the Summer Super-Mom, courtesy of the dentist Elgin trusts, Dr. Dean... Continue Reading

Are You Safe, or Will You Be Sorry?

You're familiar with the saying, "It's better to be safe than sorry." But do you actually live by it? We all know we should be playing it safe, especially when it comes to our health, but sometimes it's easy to forget why we need to be safe, and we end up being sorry. Let us remind you why you want to be safe and not sorry when it comes to your oral health. Play It Safe... While your... Continue Reading

Putting an End to Avoiding the Dentist

What's holding you back?   You've heard it before: See your dentist every six months for a preventative visit. So why don't you? We think we know what may be holding you back, and we can help with that!   Money doesn't grow on trees. What many don't realize, however, is that there are viable solutions to help limit expenses. This is 2014 and addressing any dental issue, such as a chipped tooth or aches, is well... Continue Reading

February is American Heart Month

Every year, 600,000 Americans die from heart disease, becoming the number one killer among women and men. Heart disease is known as the “Silent Killer” because of its practically nonexistent symptoms, and many organizations have invested massive research to preventing heart disease. In honor of American Heart Month, we would like to highlight one movement that has made tremendous strides in the fight against heart disease, saving 330 women’s lives every day—National Wear Red Day.... Continue Reading

How to Start off the New Year

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How to Start off the New Year with Something to Smile About The commencement of a new year often sparks the desire to make some changes in our lives, and better ourselves. It can include the resolution to stop smoking, enjoy life more fully, lose a few pounds, and spend more time with family and friends. Some of your resolutions will no doubt require greater effort, and self-determination to achieve than others. Whether the goal... Continue Reading

How to Keep Your Smile White for the Holidays | Holiday Survival Guide

You invested your hard earned dime on our teeth whitening services, and now you want to keep it—especially for the holiday season. However, just because your teeth are whiter doesn’t mean it will never turn back to a dingy, dull color. You’ll need to stay away from stained foods and drinks to avoid the spotting in your smile. Some of those staining foods and drinks include: tea sauces sports drinks wine berries soda candy While... Continue Reading

Your Beautiful Crowns Are Designed Right In The Office

Crowns are restorations that dentists in St. Charles and Elgin choose to bring strength and vitality back to your smile. If you have a worn crown or would like to replace a metallic one that is showing at the gum line, Dr. Dean Lodding can astound you with a beautiful porcelain crown! You can turn to any dentist near St. Charles to get your crowns restored and placed. However, many dentists use dental labs to... Continue Reading

Dentist for Geneva—3 Reasons to Consider Laser Therapy

With Dr. Lodding, patients are seeing firsthand that the motto “no pain, no gain” doesn’t have to apply to visits to their dentist for Geneva. High-tech solutions including laser therapy provide virtually pain-free options that can dramatically transform smiles and improve oral health. Consider how laser therapy can take your smile to the next level: 1. Canker & Cold Sores—When utilizing laser therapy, relief is experienced in only 1-2 days as opposed to the week... Continue Reading

High-Tech with your Dentist in Elgin

<img class="size-medium wp-image-665" title="Dentist Elgin " src="http://www.drdeanlodding next" alt="Dentist Elgin " width="300" height="191" />No relics disguised as technology with your dentist in Elgin We always chuckle a little at the technology of yesterday, especially stacking it up against the comfort and convenience of today. Finding your dentist in Elgin stocked with the technological relics of his trade, however, would be no laughing matter. Just like you have upgraded a few times since the typewriter... Continue Reading

Reducing Your Snoring Issues—Your Dentist near Geneva

Enjoying adequate, quality sleep is an integral part of feeling healthy and rejuvenated. Yet, snoring can impede good health. Thankfully, your dentist near Geneva has the knowledge and experience to help ensure that your nighttime rest is a positive experience. Snoring negatively affects the sleep quality of both the actual snorer and those around him or her. Consistently missing valuable rest is dangerous and is a risk factor for hypertension, heart disease and stroke. At Smile... Continue Reading