Posts Tagged: north shore cosmetic dentist

Dental Anatomy Explained by Your Chicago Restorative Dentist

How much do you know about the structure of your teeth and their functions? Your teeth are shaped and sized differently because each type of tooth serves different purposes when it comes to chewing and grinding food. If you’ve ever wondered about the anatomy of your teeth, our team at Dr. James Fondriest ‘s office have… Read more »

Dr. Fondriest Discusses Celebrities with Cosmetic Dental Work

Cosmetic Dentistry is Common in Hollywood Flawless smiles are a common commodity for people under the spotlight. In fact, cosmetic dentistry seems to be even more common than the usual image transforming procedures associated with the rich and famous. You might be surprised to know how many celebrities have had smile imperfections corrected by cosmetic… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Trivia from Your Chicago Dentist

A bright, white smile is a coveted attribute. Interestingly, the pursuit of a white smile is not a new endeavor. In fact, people have tried to whiten their smiles in various ways for thousands of years. You might be surprised by early civilizations’ methods for whitening teeth. Some techniques are advanced while others were very… Read more »

Chicago Dentist Explains Tooth Discoloration

Does your smile appear dull or discolored? Did you know that stains and discoloration can involve both the external parts of your teeth and internal tooth structures? Understanding the cause of tooth discoloration is an important part of assessing your oral health and improving the appearance of your smile. Some types of permanent stains indicate… Read more »

Lake Forest Cosmetic Dentist Celebrates National Dentist Day

March 6th  is National Dentist Day. Dentists provide invaluable services to their communities. Preserving your oral health and enhancing your smile are Dr. James Fondriest’s top priorities. Our staff believes that cosmetic dentistry is an art form. We use state-of-the-art techniques that provide our patients with flawless, white smiles. Dentistry has come a long way over… Read more »

Full-Mouth Reconstruction Services in Chicago

Have you ever heard of the terms full-mouth reconstruction, full-mouth restoration, and full-mouth rehabilitation? These terms essentially mean the same thing: a smile makeover. Reconstruction of the mouth and/or teeth includes an array of procedures that create a uniform smile, restore proper jaw alignment, and improve overall oral health.  Although full-mouth restoration can take months… Read more »