What Causes Teeth Stains?

When discoloration forms on our teeth, this can be a source of embarrassment. We often turn to the dentist to discuss treatment options to remove stains, such as professional teeth whitening. But what causes teeth stains to form? Can we take actions to help reduce the severity of our discoloration?

Want to Whiten Your Teeth Without Waiting to See Results?

Want to Whiten Your Teeth Without Waiting to See Results?

Have you grown embarrassed about showing your teeth, all because of noticeable stains and discoloration? Over time, many people begin to notice their teeth looking less white than they once did, even dingy or deeply discolored. This could be due to staining beverages like coffee and tea, or even tobacco usage. Fortunately, for patients hoping… Read more »

Ouch! Is This a Cavity?

You can call Lake Forest Dental Arts in Lake Forest, IL, today at 847-234-0517 to schedule a restorative consultation.

Are you having a difficult time enjoying dinner with your family, lately, or even coffee breaks at work? Is it because of a pesky dental pain that’s particularly noticeable when you have meals or even drinks? Heightened sensitivity, much less tooth pain, is a common indicator that a cavity may have developed. The bad news… Read more »

Are Dental Crowns Always Made of Metal?

Are Dental Crowns Always Made of Metal?

Do you worry that you may soon need restorative dentistry? More specifically, are you concerned that dental restorations must always be made of metal? For many years, patients that required dental work had no choice but to settle for smiles that were marred by obvious and sometimes uncomfortable metal restorations. Fortunately, that is no longer… Read more »