4 Negative Side Effects of Skipping Dental Checkups
November 24, 2017
We’re all busy, but a full schedule is no excuse to skip your dental checkups. Visiting the dentist two times each year is the best way to make sure your smile stays whole and healthy for a lifetime. Every time you skip a dental appointment, you’re opening yourself up to advanced oral and overall health concerns. Keep reading to find out more about the negative effects of skipping your regular dental checkups. Then, call your dentist to seclude your next appointment.
How to Recognize & Treat Gingivitis
August 6, 2017
Periodontal (gum) disease is a common oral health condition that affects millions of US adults. In fact, some studies indicate as much as 80% of the population over the age of 65 struggles with some form of gum disease. The mildest type is often referred to as gingivitis, and the warning signs of this common disease are very mild. Unfortunately, gingivitis can be easily overlooked by the untrained eye. That’s why visiting a dentist regularly for a maintenance appointment is so important. You can also educate yourself on the warning signs and risk factors associated with gum disease by reading this blog post. If we begin treatment in the early stages of gum disease, periodontal therapies effectively renew oral health.
Family Dentist in Lisle Supports Children’s Dental Health Month
February 19, 2017
The foundation to a lifelong healthy smile starts with setting the groundwork during childhood, which is why we are a proud supporter of National Children’s Dental Health Month. Each year, the month of February is dedicated to promoting the benefits of oral health in children. Thousands come together throughout the month to offer the education and awareness parents and caregivers need to set the right course for their child’s commitment to oral health. This year, the focus is on the importance of fluoride with the campaign’s slogan, “Choose Tap Water for a Sparkling Smile.” As your family dentist in Lisle, we will help you promote the health of your family’s smiles with fluoride.
Importance of Seeing Your Dentist in Lisle Every Six Months
January 6, 2017
The semi-annual exam and hygienic cleaning are foundational to preventive dentistry. Lisle dentists, Dr. Frank Marchese and Dr. Jeanelle Marchese at Arbor Dental Care, check many components of oral health, clean teeth and formulate treatment plans to keep smiles strong–and good-looking, too.
Periodontal Disease in Lisle and Why It Must be Treated
December 23, 2016
The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention states there are millions of cases of periodontal or gum disease diagnosed annually in the United States. More than 70 percent of senior adults have some form of it. This oral infection degrades gum tissue and the underlying jaw bone, and when untreated, periodontal disease causes tooth loss. Periodontal disease in Lisle is, however, largely preventable and can be successfully treated through modern techniques such as those used by Drs. Frank and Jeanelle Marchese at Arbor Dental Care Ltd.
Foods to Avoid after Teeth Whitening in Lisle
October 24, 2016
You have just had your teeth whitened at Arbor Dental Care. Lisle dentist, Dr. Frank Marchese, is happy with the results and so are you. However, he gently warns you that all whitened teeth need sensible after care. Learn what you need to do and what foods you must avoid to keep that beautiful smile shining.
Dr. Marchese Explains Care of Dental Implants in Lisle
September 7, 2016
Dental implants in Lisle feel, function and appear like natural teeth. Research shows that most implants–about 95 percent, in fact–stay in place for decades. This longevity is impressive, but is it guaranteed? The Academy of Oral Implantologists says implant patients must care for their artificial teeth diligently. Drs. Frank and Jeanelle Marchese of Arbor Dental Care inform restorative dentistry patients of all pertinent details regarding placement, healing and care of dental implants so patients enjoy their refurbished smiles for years.
Lisle Dentist Tells When a Deep Cleaning is Needed
August 24, 2016
Are your gums red and puffy? Do you have a “long in the tooth” appearance? These symptoms and more indicate gum disease, the leading cause of tooth loss among adult Americans. Your Lisle dentists at Arbor Dental Care diagnose and treat gum disease, using deep cleaning with a sophisticated diode laser. (more…)
Your Lisle Dentists are Accepting New Patients
August 12, 2016
Looking for exceptional skill and a welcoming atmosphere in a dental office? Find both with your Lisle dentists at Arbor Dental Care. Family, cosmetic and implant dentistry are cheerfully provided by Dr. Frank Marchese and Dr. Jeanelle Marchese. (more…)
Importance of twice a year cleanings with your Lisle dentist
July 21, 2016
Do you take good care of your home? Clean the gutters? Paint the shutters? You must be diligent about oral health maintenance, too. Semi-annual exams and hygienic cleanings at Arbor Dental Care preserve tooth enamel and uncover oral and systemic health problems before they spin out of control. Learn what happens when you visit your Lisle dentists,
Frank Marchese DDS and Jeanelle Marchese DMD and why your dental visits are so important. (more…)