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5 Reasons Why You Should Choose Invisalign

By |2018-08-08T12:24:24+00:00October 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Traditional metal braces are quickly becoming a thing of the past! Invisalign technology is more popular as an orthodontic treatment option for people who need to straighten their teeth. And because of Invisalign's many advantages over braces, it was reported to have been preferred by more than 700,000 patients since 2008. Most [...]

A Promising New Treatment for Gum Disease

By |2018-08-08T12:32:41+00:00July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Gum disease, which you may also hear us refer to as periodontal disease, starts when plaque build-up on the teeth causes the gums to become tender. As the condition progresses, the gums slowly recede. Since the only symptoms are occasional bleeding when brushing and slight tenderness, most patients don’t notice [...]

What to Do When You Lose a Filling

By |2018-08-08T12:34:46+00:00June 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

You may feel a sense of panic when you bite into your food and quickly realize that you lost your filling. However, there is no need to feel alarmed since Dr. Haque of Oak Brook Smiles has plenty of experience replacing a filling in a tooth. If possible, remove the [...]

Valuable tips for maintaining whitened teeth

By |2018-08-08T12:35:33+00:00April 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Teeth whitening procedures have become more and more popular these days. They can either be done at home or in-office. When a person wants his/her teeth whitened, he/she can visit a dentist for a teeth whitening procedure and enjoy the smile that lasts a lifetime. Before deciding to pursue teeth [...]

How Long Does Dental Bonding Last?

By |2018-08-08T12:36:53+00:00March 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Dental bonding is the name of the cosmetic dentistry process when Dr. Haque applies a composite resin to one or more of your teeth. This may be to fill a cavity or as part of a cosmetic enhancement. Patients sometimes choose this option when they have a large gap between [...]

Dental Options for Missing Teeth

By |2018-08-08T12:38:23+00:00March 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Having a tooth knocked out in an accident or having it extracted due to a dental disease is difficult enough without the added embarrassment of a gap in your smile. Missing teeth can also cause additional oral health problems because the remaining teeth naturally shift towards the open spot. This [...]

How Much Are Dental Implants?

By |2018-08-08T12:39:43+00:00February 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Dental implants offer numerous advantages over traditional dentures and dental bridges. In addition to replacing your missing teeth, Dr. Haque of Oak Brook Smiles provides you with new tooth roots. This prevents your other teeth from shifting towards the open spot and causing problems with your alignment. He always takes [...]

Missing Tooth Replacement Options

By |2018-08-08T12:41:51+00:00February 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

People lose their natural teeth for a variety of reasons, including accidental trauma to the face, dental diseases, and tooth decay. Regardless of the reason, having one or more missing teeth can affect the appearance of your smile as well as your oral health. Fortunately, Oak Brook Smiles offers you [...]

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

By |2018-08-08T12:43:55+00:00January 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

When you need several or all of your teeth replaced, dental implants provide you with many benefits when compared to typical removable dentures. For starters, dental implants give you the ability to chew your food and speak normally. With dentures, there is always the possibility that your artificial teeth will [...]

Single Tooth Replacement Options

By |2018-08-08T13:46:17+00:00January 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

When it comes to missing teeth, it’s almost easier when you have several to replace. The options in that case are typically between a full set of removable dentures and dental implants. When you’re considering single tooth replacement options, you can choose from several possibilities. Dr. Umar Haque of Oak [...]