Busting the Root Canal Pain Myth

  Family Dental Care Park Ridge is pretty confident reading about root canal treatment is nowhere on your list of fun things to do this month! We’re sure you’d rather read about how Spring is here and life is good. So, how about we fill you in on something we think you do want to read about: […]

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Gum Disease – What to Look For

  As your dental health care team, Family Dental Care Park Ridge wants to help you be on the lookout for symptoms of abnormal conditions in your mouth. One of the most common and potentially destructive problems we encounter is gum disease – also called periodontal disease. It affects over 75% of adults over 35 and is […]

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Think Green This St. Patrick’s Day

Happy ALMOST St. Patrick’s Day ! Even though this awesome wearin’ of the green holiday comes but once a year, we at Family Dental Care Park Ridge wanted to take the opportunity and give you some healthy GREEN tips to keep your teeth and mouth healthy year-round. Eat or drink any of the below items […]

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My Dentist Told Me I Needed a Crown…

  Have you started to favor one side of your mouth when eating? Or maybe you’ve begun avoiding just about anything with a little crunch? If you are experiencing a sharp stabbing pain that appears out of nowhere when eating, you might just have a fractured tooth. And a fractured tooth is serious business. While the […]

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Your Health and Safety is Our First Priority

  Since many people wonder what sort of infection control procedures are used in a dental office, but don’t often ask, we thought we’d take the proactive approach and share with you how we keep your health and safety at the top of our list at Family Dental Care Park Ridge. Hygiene is at the […]

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How to Maximize Your Dental Insurance

  The new year is upon us, and with it, your newest bundle of dental insurance benefits! If you didn’t have a chance to maximize your plan’s benefits last year, be sure to do a little planning this year so you don’t lose a single dollar! Many people aren’t aware that a defined benefit amount […]

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Botox at Family Dental Care Park Ridge

Did you know that the most popular aesthetic enhancement treatment, BOTOX® Cosmetic, is now available at Family Dental Care Park Ridge? BOTOX Cosmetic is a fast and easy non-surgical procedure that temporarily relaxes muscles responsible for those annoying expression lines on your face. It is very effective at eliminating frown lines, forehead lines and crow’s […]

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Seeing is Believing

  Did you get a chance to check out our favorite toy? Family Dental Care Park Ridge has a fabulous dental camera that can magnify the surface of your teeth and gums up to 25 times and let you see the inside your mouth in vivid detail. Using this camera, we can easily spot tooth defects […]

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Smile for Your Selfies

The word selfies is actually an accepted part of our everyday jargon now…we don’t even blink when we hear the word because we know what a selfies are!   And, really, when you think about it, your dentist plays a very important role in the outcome of your selfies.   How so, you ask?   Your […]

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How to Start Your Dental Health Out Right for the New Year

  Happy New Year from Family Dental Care Park Ridge. May 2015 bring you and yours much love, contentment and good health…and that includes, of course, good dental health! This is the time of year that many people sit down and think about what they would like to do differently, perhaps better, in the new […]

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Twas the Week Before Christmas

    Twas the week before Christmas and all through the place, Smiles were beaming from every face, People were in for their Holiday cleaning And leaving the office with teeth all a-gleaming. Andrea at the front desk all cheery and bright, Mary Kaye scrubbing teeth with all of her might, Drs. Matt and Lindsay working […]

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How to Survive Holiday Sweets

  Tis the Season! You know what I am talking about…the Season when you are confronted by every kind of sweet confection known to man.  The Season when people bring cookies and candies to the office and to your home and even to the gym.  So the question is: How do you survive Holiday sweets? […]

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