1. 5 Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums

    The holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re like most of our patients, you’re probably busier than you’ve been all year. We hope that you’re taking the time to floss and maintain your oral hygiene routine, but if not, then January is the perfect time to begin again. Even if you do…Read More

  2. Learn About the Stages of Periodontal Disease

    Also known as gum disease, periodontal disease refers to chronic inflammation of the gums that can lead to tooth loss and increase your risk of developing heart and lung disease. In today’s post, we’ll explain the stages of periodontal disease and walk you through a few ways you can reduce your …Read More

  3. Periodontics FAQs — Part II

    Many people in the United States are not aware that dentistry involves so much more than simple tooth extractions, braces, and cleaning appointments. One of the most interesting areas of dentistry is periodontistry, but many people are unaware of the services and treatments this area entails. We ans…Read More

  4. Periodontics FAQs

    Would you like to learn more about periodontics? You've come to the right place! In today’s post, we’ll answer a few of the most common questions we receive about periodontistry. If you would like to learn more, or if you need to schedule an appointment, then get in touch with our office at 847-…Read More

  5. Do You Need to Schedule a Periodontics Appointment?

    If you’re looking for a periodontist in Buffalo Grove, then you’ve come to the right place! In today’s post, we’ll explain why you should choose North Shore Smile Surgery for all of your periodontistry needs. If you need to schedule an appointment, then get in touch with our office at 847-61…Read More

  6. An Introduction to Periodontics

    If you’re like most people, then you probably don’t know that there are a variety of specializations one can pursue in the dental industry. In today’s post, we’ll provide you with an introductory guide to periodontistry. If you would like to schedule an appointment with North Shore Smile Sur…Read More

  7. Why Should I Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

    Have you ever wondered why some people are subjected to wisdom tooth extractions at a relatively young age, while others can go a lifetime without one? In today’s post, we’ll explain why wisdom tooth extraction can sometimes be a necessity. North Shore Smile Surgery is Buffalo Grove’s Top Rate…Read More

  8. Common Dental Bone Graft Questions

    Surgical procedures are understandably nerve-racking for many people, and dental surgeries are no exception. If you’re considering a dental bone graft procedure, you probably have more than a few questions about what to expect. In today’s post, we’ll answer four of the most common questions ou…Read More

  9. What to Expect During a Tooth Extraction

    Tooth extractions are one of the most commonly performed oral procedures. While recovery is generally fast and usually takes between three and four days, many people have a fear of what tooth extraction procedures entail. In today’s post, we’ll walk you through what you should expect from a toot…Read More

  10. 6 Tips on Preventing Tooth Decay

    Our last baby teeth typically fall out somewhere between the age of nine and 12. The adult teeth that grow in their place should last our entire lives. However, bacteria that naturally occurs in our mouths, other environmental factors, and personal habits can cause cavities to form, plaque to develo…Read More