1. Save Time, Get Secure Dentures Faster With Refresh Smile

    In one day, your smile and your life can be different. With Refresh Smile, you can get dental implant-supported dentures in a single visit to North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. With many dental implant procedures, you have to wait months before your dentures can be attached. If you come t…Read More

  2. Sedation Dentistry Improves Your Oral Surgery Experience [video]

    We want our patients to be comfortable no matter the reason they are visiting our dentist office in Buffalo Grove, IL, just a short drive from Chicago. Sedation dentistry is one of the ways we do this. We offer three kinds of sedation at North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: ✦ Oral sedatio…Read More

  3. Mini Implants: Going Small Can Do Big Things For Your Smile

    Many times we use this blog to focus on implant-supported dentures. Today, we are going to look at the other end of the spectrum. Namely, how we replace a single missing tooth with a dental crown and a mini implant. Several improvements and innovations have affected modern dentistry. When Dr. Per-In…Read More

  4. To Get Secure Dentures, Get A Bone Graft

    You have grown tired of your dentures slipping out of place when you try to talk or eat. You want implant-supported dentures, but you’ve been told that you can’t get them. Before you give up on getting dental implants, make an appointment with Dr. Scott Frank of North Shore Oral & Maxillofac…Read More

  5. Dental Implants Make Dentures Stronger

    Are you thinking about getting dentures to replace your lost teeth? Then you should be thinking about getting dental implants. And if you are going to have an implant placement in or near Buffalo Grove, IL, or the greater Chicago area, then you should be making an appointment at North Shore Oral &am…Read More

  6. Good Reasons To Remove Your Wisdom Teeth

    Wisdom teeth extractions are some of the most common procedures we perform at North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Dentists understand the importance of this procedure for their patients’ long-term oral health, which is why many dentists refer their patients to our Dr. Scott Frank. If you…Read More

  7. What To Expect During Your Oral Surgery

    Halloween returns at the end of this month, but today we want to discuss something that many people find even scarier — oral surgery. No one wants to have surgery, especially is that surgery involves your mouth. That’s a perfectly understandable sentiment. If you find yourself in this situation,…Read More

  8. Why You Should Consider Refresh Smile

    You will be getting dentures soon. You wish you weren’t. You wish you didn’t need them. You wish you still had all your teeth or at least enough teeth that you could get a dental bridge instead of a full set of dentures. Nevertheless, you’ve got some important decisions to make about what kind…Read More

  9. Sally’s Addition By Tooth Extraction

    Sally brushed her teeth, but she had never made oral care a priority. Sometimes she flossed, and when the mood struck, she would go to the dentist for a cleaning. Otherwise, she didn’t pay much attention to her teeth. Then one day her teeth started to hurt. At first, she ignored it. She took some …Read More

  10. Two Ways You Can Get Implant Dentures

    Let’s imagine for a moment that you have traditional dentures. Let’s further imagine that you’ve had them for several years. In that time, you’ve had your dentures refitted multiple times. You have grown frustrated with the limitations of dentures. The reason you’ve needed to have them ref…Read More