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Dental Implants in Chicago

All-on-4 Dental Implants

July 7, 2021

What is It, and Who is a Good Candidate? Replacing an entire arch of teeth with All-on-4 Dental Implants is an excellent option for patients who are missing all or a significant number of teeth. All-on-4 bridges look, feel, and function as close to your natural teeth as possible. University Associates in Dentistry’s (UAD) dental […]

3 Tips for Taking Care of Your Gums

July 7, 2021

Proper Hygiene for Healthy Gums Your gums are an essential part of the structure of your mouth. Healthy gums hold your teeth in place and protect their roots from tooth decay and irritation. If you lose teeth due to weakened gum tissue, the bone in your jaw will begin to deteriorate. Lost teeth can also […]

Poor Oral Health Can Affect Your Overall Well-being

July 7, 2021

The Physical and Psychological Effects Associated with a Dissatisfied Dental Appearance If you’re not happy with your oral health and appearance, it can negatively impact your general quality of life, both physically and psychologically. Physical Effects Poor oral health can lead to dental cavities and gum disease, which can negatively impact your smile. Some of […]

A Healthy Mouth is a Happy Mouth

June 4, 2021

Deteriorating Dental Health is Not Your Fault After the epic year we’ve all had, many of our patients had to press “pause” on regular dental visits. But now, as things normalize, it is time to pay attention to the health of your mouth as it does affect your overall well-being. An unhealthy mouth can lead […]

3 Ways Veneers Can Help You

June 4, 2021

Everyone Deserves to Have a Smile They Love There’s not much that can make or break a first impression like a smile. While not everyone was #blessed with a naturally perfect set of pearly whites that last forever, many cosmetic dentistry options can enhance one’s appearance and provide an extra boost of confidence! We offer […]

3 Simple Tips to Avoid Tooth Loss

May 6, 2021

Tooth Loss Can Seriously Affect Your Health Tooth loss can be devastating, not just for your confidence but for your health as well. Losing a tooth can cause surrounding teeth to shift and bacteria to accumulate under the gum line, resulting in gum disease and loss of bone and tissue. Gum disease has been linked […]

HOW DO I FIND A GOOD DENTIST?

May 6, 2021

4 Tips for finding a good dentist Many people get anxious when searching for a good dentist, but much like any long-term relationship, choosing the right dentist is an important decision based on trust and the ability to deliver on promises. A partner to help keep your teeth, mouth, and gums healthy and prevent dental […]

5 Common foods & drinks that stain your teeth

April 6, 2021

University Associates in Dentistry’s Tips to Avoid Teeth-Staining No one enjoys stains on their teeth. Stains on your teeth are caused by acidic food that changes your tooth enamel to allow staining to set, strong color pigments in foods, and tannins that allow stains to stick easily. Below we will review some of the main […]

4 Things to Know When Considering Dental Implants

April 6, 2021

University Associates in Dentistry Offers Single Tooth Replacement, Implant Bridges, All-on-4 / Teeth-in-a-Day Dental implants are today’s gold standard in tooth replacement, providing a solution that feels, functions, and looks just like natural teeth. Are you considering our dental office in downtown Chicago for Dental Implants? Here are four things to know before meeting with […]

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Your Mouth & Oral Health During COVID

March 18, 2021

Simple Tips to Stay on Top of Your Dental Needs We are so happy to see so many of our patients returning for regular visits now that our staff is vaccinated (and many patients are or will get vaccinated in the coming weeks)! Although the last year has been one that I think we would […]