Immediate Dental Implants

Losing your teeth is embarrassing, to say the least. Missing teeth can be detrimental to both your physical and emotional health. If you have lost all of your teeth, you may find yourself fed up with your dentures; they can be painful, inconvenient, and unstable. The difficulties that dentures present while eating can lead you […]

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How to Turn Back Time With a Smile Makeover

An aging appearance is something few of us can hide and none of us can avoid. As wrinkles develop and the skin loses elasticity, many people turn to expensive products and facial injectables in attempts to turn back time. While these treatments may be effective, they offer temporary results at a high price. Many people […]

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Tooth Replacement Therapy

Tooth loss for any reason can lead to quite a few problems in your mouth. Missing teeth can affect your speech, limit your ability to chew, and can even cause bone loss over time. Dentures and bridges are common tooth replacement methods, but dental implants are by far the best option for tooth restoration. What […]

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Chicago, Your Top Dental Questions Answered

Forget what they say about eyes being the window to a soul – we all know a killer smile communicates more than words. And it’s certainly more effective with beautiful teeth. We asked Benjamin Fiss, DDS and his staff to answer some of their patient’s most common questions for TCW readers. What are the advantages […]

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HISTORY OF DENTAL IMPLANTS Overview of Tooth Replacement Therapy

Man has been searching for ways to replace missing teeth for thousands of years. Ancient Egyptians used tooth-shaped shells and ivory to replace teeth. The Etruscans, living in what is now modern Italy, replaced missing teeth with artificial teeth carved from the bones of oxen. Further evidence of tooth replacement was found in 1931 while […]

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