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How Can I Fix My Discolored Teeth?

What Causes Discolored Teeth? There is a range of reasons for discoloration and staining of the teeth and Dr. Engelberg will perform a thorough exam to assess your dental health, discuss your cosmetic goals and determine the most effective treatment…

What to Know: Dental Phobia and Sedation Options

What is Dental phobia? If you fear to visit the dentist office, you are not alone. Between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of dental anxiety or fear. Indeed, it is a universal phenomenon. Dental…

What To Know About Dental Crowns

What Is A Dental Crown? A dental crown is one of the most common dental procedures performed in our Arlington Heights dentist office for a wide variety of reasons. A dental crown can serve both restorative and cosmetic purposes, providing…

Stay Informed: Tooth Extraction

Why Would I Need My Tooth Extracted? A damaged tooth from either trauma or decay Overcrowding Sometimes dentists pull teeth to prepare the mouth for orthodontia. The goal of orthodontia is to properly align the teeth, which may not be possible if…

How Does Sleep Apnea Affect My Oral Health?

What Is Sleep Apnea? It is estimated that about a half a million adults suffer from snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), making them two of the most common sleep disorders. In addition to keeping someone from getting a good…

Tooth Bonding Can Help Repair Your Damaged Teeth

Damaged or cracked teeth can be a problem for both the health and appearance of your mouth. People who are dissatisfied with the appearance of their teeth may feel self-conscious or less confident, causing them to smile less. Fortunately, AH Smiles…

What Are Inlays and Onlays?

Tooth decay is an extremely common dental issue that nearly everyone deals with at some point. As a result, there is a range of treatment options available to address the damage caused by tooth decay. Choosing the best treatment option…