North Shore Smile Surgery is proud to be Buffalo Grove’s Top Rated Local® oral and maxillofacial surgery office. We’re committed to providing each of our clients with a great experience, and part of our ongoing commitment to exceptional customer service is ensuring that our customers are informed about our services. This section of our blog contains information about the oral and maxillofacial surgeries we offer. If you would like to learn more about any of our oral surgery options, please get in touch with us using our online contact form. We look forward to seeing you in our office soon!

  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. 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

  8. The Basics of Dental Implants

    If your dentist has said that you need dental implants, you may be wondering what that means. Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that provide a permanent base for fixed, replacement teeth. Whether you’ve lost a tooth due to decay or from a fall, dental implants can provide a natural lookin…Read More

  9. What Is A Tooth Extraction?

    At North Shore Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, we’re completely dedicated to giving you a beautiful smile through dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, and bone grafting. Many of these procedures require the removal of a tooth from its socket inside the bone, also known as a tooth extraction. I…Read More