Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Cosmetic Bonding Step-By-Step

Bonding is the cosmetic dental procedure that involves applying a tooth-colored composite resin to repair decayed, chipped, fractured or discolored teeth. Bonding is one of the easiest and least expensive of all cosmetic dental procedures because it can usually be done in one visit. Bonding can also be an alternative... Read more »

A Knocked-Out Tooth Is Not a Lost Cause

Some accidents can cause a tooth to fall right out. Fortunately, we may be able to save the tooth and put it back into place. You can help our team do this by caring for the knocked-out tooth in the following ways. - When you hold the tooth, be sure... Read more »

Tips for a Healthy Smile This Summer

Do you want a top-notch smile and oral health this summer? If so, you need to take good care of your teeth and gums. Our dentists, Dr. Hiep Huynh or Dr. Rebecca Kisling, are happy to give you the tips and information you need to do so because sometimes keeping... Read more »

Could a Root Canal Help You?

Have you been experiencing intense discomfort in one of your teeth? Has it been going on for some time? Living with a constant source of discomfort can be draining and can even take a toll on you emotionally. You may have an infection inside of your tooth that could require... Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Dental Veneers

Are you considering getting dental veneers? Do you want to know what the pros and cons are to get them? Then you have come to the right blog! We would like to provide a brief description of veneers, their benefits and the things that should be considered before getting them.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Oak Park Dental Group, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »