Dental Veneers Gives Perfect Smiles

Have you ever desired a more appealing smile? If so, you are not alone. That is why more people are turning to dental veneers than ever before. Cosmetic dentistry is a thriving branch of dentistry that is growing like wildfire across smiles everywhere. Having the perfect smile is now achievable... Read more »

Mouthwash: What You Should Know

Mouthwash is a great tool to use if you’re interested in keeping bacteria away from your teeth. However, with so many kinds of mouthwash available, how do you choose one that best meets your needs? For instance, did you know that some mouthwashes can actually fight off bad breath, tooth... Read more »

Tips for Keeping your Toothbrush Clean

Brushing your teeth daily is an important habit to keep your teeth healthy. So is keeping your brush in good condition. Regular use will wear it out and allow it to gather bacteria. So it is a good idea to care for it so it keeps your mouth healthy. To... Read more »

What You Need to Know About Dental Veneers

What Are Dental Veneers? Veneers are custom-made shells of tooth-colored material that are used to cover the front side of the teeth. Dr. Pallotto and Dr. Osmolinski may recommend veneers if you have smile flaws that you would like to correct. Improving the appearance of your smile can increase your... Read more »

A Knocked-Out Tooth Requires Immediate Care

If you participate in contact sports or other high-contact activities without the protection of a quality mouthguard, then you are at extreme risk of having one or more of your teeth knocked out. It is estimated by the American Dental Association that nearly three million teeth are knocked out during... Read more »

What Should I Expect When Bonding a Tooth?

If you’re about to improve your oral health and enhance your smile’s appearance with dental bonding treatment in Oak Lawn, Illinois, then our Oak Dental Associates team is happy to tell you what you can expect during treatment! When you come into our office to meet with Dr. Chris Pallotto... Read more »

Using Whitening Strips to Brighten Your Smile on the Go

Many people feel that a white and even smile says a lot about them. Unfortunately, the natural processes of aging, dark food and drinks or tobacco use can stain the teeth in your smile. This might leave you feeling self-conscious and wanting to explore your whitening options. It’s a good... Read more »

Jump-start Your Tooth Brushing Today

Most people have a habit of brushing their teeth at least twice a day, which is awesome. But any habit, no matter how good, can easily become a thoughtless routine. And while any tooth brushing you do is beneficial, the better you do, the better your oral health. Here are... Read more »

Time for a Dental Restoration?

At Oak Dental Associates in Oak Lawn, Illinois, we offer traditional dental fillings made from strong, durable materials including gold, porcelain, or composite fillings for patients who require a dental restoration. Dental fillings are created to withstand the ongoing pressures of biting and chewing, and with good oral care and... Read more »

Completing Your Smile With Dental Implants

People feel self-conscious about their smiles for a variety of reasons, including missing teeth. Tooth loss can occur at any age for many reasons, including disease and injury. If you have lost one or more of your teeth, dental implants from Oak Dental Associates might the be solution you’ve been... Read more »