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    Dental Drills: Air or Electric?

    Your dentist tells you that you have a cavity and need a filling. What is the first thing that comes to your mind? We would venture to guess that the answer is the drill! That “whir, whir, whir” sound of the dentist’s drill is a fixture in many patients’ memories. And research shows that just hearing that sound induces anxiety for some people. So if dentists have a way to minimize that noi…Read More

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    X-rays, Camera Help Ensure Accurate Diagnoses

    In our practice, we like to stay on top of the latest diagnostic tools. The more we are able to see in the imagery we take, the easier we can arrive at a diagnosis, which results in providing the best care for our patients. To this end, let’s talk about X-rays and a device called an intraoral camera. When used together, these two things give us the full picture of a patient’s dental health. Co…Read More

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    Ambiance, Focused Care Are Keys to Good Patient Experience

    If you have been to the dentist in the 70s, 80s or 90s, you might not remember much about what the office looked like. That’s because it probably wasn’t very memorable. Years ago, the surroundings at a typical dentist’s office gave off a clinical vibe. The walls might have been painted a shade of beige or covered with wallpaper. You would commonly see drab carpet and furniture in the waiting…Read More

  4. The Importance of Senior Dental Care

    Routine dental care can present an issue to the senior population, as they’re more vulnerable to oral health risks, not only because of their age, but because of different lifestyle issues. Since we only receive one pair of permanent teeth, it’s crucial to care for them at every stage in life.   The Washington Dental Service Foundation has found that people over the age of 60 only have a port…Read More

  5. What to Eat for Healthy Teeth

    You probably know that what you eat matters to your health, but did you know that what you eat has a direct impact on the health of your teeth? Eating certain foods can provide your body with the nutrients that it needs in order to build strong, healthy teeth. There are also foods that you can eat that can really do a lot of damage to your teeth and create a lasting impact on your oral health. Our…Read More

  6. Water Your Implants Daily

    The newest and frankly the most exciting aspect of adult dentistry these days is the dental implant. At Enamel Dental Studio, we are proud to offer the most complete dental implant services in the Chicago area. Of course there is one very important prerequisite aspect of implant dentistry that you must qualify for before the procedure can take place. You must have missing or broken teeth. Now whil…Read More

  7. The Alternative to Traditional Braces, Invisalign

    Many of us had braces when we were children. The old metal mouth smile is a fixture in many a yearbook. Braces used to be the bane of every teenager, the hallmark of adolescence and a deterrent of porchlight makeout sessions. These days braces are just as common among adolescents but surprisingly, the fastest growing segment of the population getting braces are adults. At Enamel Dental Studio, we …Read More