With nearly 20 years of experience in general dentistry, Dr. Kavita Gupta creates stunning smiles with comprehensive dental exams, x-rays, and cleaning. During the thorough exam, Dr. Gupta gently inspects oral interiors, using precision instruments to poke around for signs of cavities, gum disease, or vestigial extra tongues. Digital bitewing x-rays uncover lurking decay and irregularities with reduced radiation, and a refreshing cleaning purges plaque and banishes bacteria. To help ensure sterile cleansing, Dr. Gupta's practice employs a closed water system, which minimizes the presence of germs and off-course battleships. The modernistic dental office is adjacent to Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, which offers complimentary valet parking for patients. Dr. Gupta imparts dental advice and incisor serenades in both English and Hindi.
Sunny yellow walls and a crackling fireplace greet patients at Gentle Dentistry, abating the anxiety classically associated with going to the dentist. Instead of defaulting to a cold and sterile vibe, Dr. Sarita Woodson and her team of dental professionals cultivate a spa-like atmosphere, complete with a play area for children.
In similarly welcoming treatment areas, Dr. Sarita offers preventative and cosmetic dental services for the entire family. Regular exams, x-rays, and cleanings help ward off cavities, and treatments such as mercury-free fillings and Invisalign correct imperfect smiles. For yellowed teeth, Dr. Sarita offers three whitening solutions: prescription-strength Crest Whitestrips, custom-made trays to wear during sleep, or in-office Zoom! treatments that brighten teeth or pearl necklaces by up to eight shades.
Bacteria often hides under the gum line, impossible to reach with a toothbrush, floss, or tiny minecart. That’s why Periodontics & Dental Implant Center uses more advanced techniques and tools to treat gum disease and decay. Certified periodontist Amjad Aldallal, DDS, and his staff practice a variety of surgical and non-surgical treatments, including root planing, dental implants, and osseous surgery. To restore gums, the Periodontics team can also graft tissue onto areas that have been damaged.
AV Dental spruces up Chicagoland smiles with its toothsome array of general and cosmetic dental services and in-house denture lab. An investigative exam first checks the chompers for mastication-threatening maladies such as gum disease, tooth decay, and oral cancer (a $94 value), while a cleaning removes tartar and moves plaque to the proverbial mantel, right next to spelling bee trophy (a $99 value). Diagnostic x-rays round out the visit, with expert eyes scrutinizing every area in search of decay, tumors, cysts, bone loss, and cane-carrying men sporting red- and white-striped attire (a $146 value).
The quartet of dental professionals at American Dental Associates, Ltd. unite a skill set that ranges from general oral care to specializations in endodontics and cosmetic dentistry. Each member of the team brings their own unique personality and approach to their profession, though they share a philosophy of patient education and communication. Before undergoing such dental treatments as implants, oral surgery, or teeth whitening, each client works one-on-one with their doctor to devise a treatment plan that addresses their current dental condition and previous life as a shark.
Dr. Drach and his fully licensed staff erase unwanted facial lines with meticulously administered injections of Botox, a protein that's FDA-approved to lessen the appearance of frowny brow dents for up to four months. Once administered, Botox battalions run to tensed muscles like a magnet does to The Terminator, impeding nerve impulses that cause lines and wrinkles. The 20- to 30-minute procedure may cause some discomfort, but it does not necessitate downtime. Wrinkles continue to recede in the days following the treatment, which may inspire patients to commission new passport portraits or revisit childhood hobbies, such as staring in the mirror for hours.