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Do You Know These 3 Wisdom Teeth Facts?

Many people have horror stories about what happened when their wisdom teeth grew in, and a lot of people who don’t otherwise have dental anxiety are afraid of them. Luckily, Dr. Brent Engelberg and the dental professionals at AH Smiles…

Show Off Your Smile Again With Porcelain Dental Veneers

As we get older our teeth begin to show signs of our age. This is true even for those who brush and floss every day as recommended by their dentist and keep routine dental check-ups.  This wear and tear includes…

Why is Fluoride So Good For Teeth?

Many oral health products like toothpaste and mouthwash contain added fluoride. It’s also often added to public water supplies because of its positive effects on oral health. Dr. Brent Engelberg of AH Smiles in Arlington Heights, IL is a Chicago…

Why Am I Grinding My Teeth?

Although frequent headaches, worn teeth, or broken teeth can be caused by several factors, one of the most common culprits is teeth grinding, clinically known as “bruxism.” Many people don’t realize they are even grinding their teeth as it often…

Why Do I Have Bad Breath All The Time?

Bad breath can happen to anyone. In fact, studies show that 50 percent of adults have had bad breath, also known as halitosis, at some point in their lives -- and these are just the people being honest with the…

Caring For Your Oral Health Over 55

Whether you are 5 or 55, maintaining your oral health is important. But you may be wondering if your dental routine needs to be adjusted as you grow older. It’s a fact that the passage of time changes conditions in…

When Is It Time For Dental Implants?

Do you currently wear dentures, but are tired of dealing with messy denture adhesives and slippage? Are you experiencing discomfort or pain due to a broken or severely cracked tooth? Perhaps you are considering dental implants as a way to…

Botox Treatments at AH Smiles

Cosmetic dentistry is more than just a smile — a true smile makeover takes all of your facial details into account to give you natural, predictable results. Dentists are highly trained in facial anatomy, and with additional training in Botox…

What is Gum Disease?

Known clinically as periodontal disease or periodontitis, gum disease is one of the most common dental ailments, affecting one out of two adults over 30. It is also the leading cause of lost teeth among citizens of developed countries and…

How Cosmetic Dental Bonding Can Fix Your Teeth

Are your teeth looking a bit worse for wear but you’re leery of having complicated and expensive dental procedures to restore them? Cosmetic dental bonding may be one simple procedure you can have to resolve multiple cosmetic dental issues at…