When to Floss Your Little Ones Teeth

If you’re interested in caring for your child’s teeth, there are a few thing things you should probably know. For instance, you should start to brush your child’s teeth as soon as it erupts. Incidentally, you should also remember to wipe your baby’s gums before their first tooth even appears. Still, do you know when… Read more »

Make Sure to Pack These Items in Your Travel Dental Kit

At Family Dental of Roscoe in Chicago, Illinois, we know summer is a time when many of us like to travel. Whether your family is exploring our beautiful state or flying to new destinations, preparation is key to keeping your smiles healthy. To protect your family’s oral health, our dentist, Dr. Dennis Rivera and our… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Now Be Used in a Variety of Ways

Over 20 years ago, dental implants emerged into the oral healthcare landscape as a highly effective way to restore a tooth that had been lost due to tooth decay or tooth extraction. In the years that have followed, dental implant technology and techniques have continued to evolve to include other applications. Now, dental implants can… Read more »

Get Your Smile Ready for Summer Fun

At Novera Dental, Drs. Rivera, Hosseini, and Nourahmadi in Chicago, Illinois, are excited to help you get your smile ready for your summer days with our dental checkup and cleaning. According to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), patients who receive regular dental cleanings every six months benefit from improved oral health. Our dental checkups are… Read more »

Fluoride Supplements for Daily Prevention of Tooth Decay and Sensitivity

If you could look at your teeth on a microscopic level, you would find that the enamel layer of each of your teeth is made up of dense mineral structures. As you go through the course of an average day the acidic nature of certain foods and beverages, as well as the bacteria in your… Read more »

All About Enamel

Did you know that tooth enamel is the hardest substance in your entire body? We use it every day without thinking whenever we bite or chew. But enamel, strong as it is, isn’t impervious to damage. Here is what you should know about tooth enamel. Enamel is the thin outer layer of your teeth. It… Read more »

Three Dental Issues That May Be Causing Your Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums is not a problem you should ignore. If your gums bleed, that generally means that there is an issue that is causing that symptom, and it’s best to get down to the root of the problem so your oral tissues can return to a strong and successful condition. There are many issues that… Read more »

The Purpose of Mouthwash

Mouthwash is an effective and beneficial liquid that should be used in your oral hygiene routine each day. In addition to brushing and flossing, rinsing completes the cleaning job and improves your oral health and smile appearance. There are two different types of mouthwashes in the world today, and each one can benefit you in… Read more »