How Much Does Teeth Whitening Cost in Woodridge, IL?

There are plenty of inexpensive store-bought teeth whitening treatments out there, but when you have significant staining and discoloration or if you want results fast, it’s time to forego the DIY solutions and opt for professional teeth whitening. Here at Smile Studio 87, we offer both Boost! in-office whitening and take-home whitening kits. Below, we’ll answer some of the most …

A Patient’s Guide to Invisalign SmileView™

Invisalign® is one of the most requested orthodontic procedures available. Clients love the fact that the clear aligner trays mean that treatment is less obvious than traditional braces, as well as being more comfortable to wear than metal brackets and wires. It is one of the most popular brand name orthodontic treatments that patients often request by name.  The treatment’s …

The Long Term Benefits of Regular Dental Visits

Going to the dentist every six months is an important way to keep your mouth healthy. It can help keep your teeth free from cavities and ensure your mouth looks its best. However, there are significant long term benefits of regular dental visits, too. Here are some of the most compelling long term benefits worth considering when it comes to …

Invisalign SmileView Tool

Invisalign SmileView™

Invisalign® is one of the most requested orthodontic procedures available. Clients love the fact that the clear aligner trays mean that treatment is less obvious than traditional braces, as well as being more comfortable to wear than metal brackets and wires. It is one of the most popular brand name orthodontic treatments that patients often request by name.  The treatment’s …

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Keeping Up With Dental Health In October

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, but it also brings Fall and a very popular holiday: Halloween. With the additional amount of candy, learn how you can protect your teeth this month.  With the start of Fall comes our preparations for Halloween. At our office, we don’t ban sweets (many of us have a sweet tooth!) but we do encourage …

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Many patients have some anxiety about visiting the dentist. Dental phobia, or dentophobia, though, can be truly life limiting. People with this phobia often postpone even badly needed dental work, putting both their oral health and their overall physical health at risk. Here is what you need to know. Dental phobia is a broad category that includes numerous specific fears. …

5 Reasons to Invest in Cosmetic Dentistry

5 Reasons to Invest in Cosmetic Dentistry

Until not long ago, cosmetic dentistry was rare and expensive. People with healthy teeth were considered lucky, even if those teeth were crooked, misshapen, or badly discolored. Restorations such as metal fillings, dentures, and even crowns functioned poorly and looked worse, as dental technology was not yet able to mimic real teeth. Today, cosmetic dentistry is readily available and affordable. Regardless …

Dental Tips for Valentine’s Day

Dental Tips for Valentine’s Day

Whether you are spending Valentine’s Day with someone new or with someone you’ve loved for years, you want your smile to show how happy you are to have them in your life. Be confident when you smile this Valentine’s Day by following these tips: There’s still time to get your perfect smile before Valentine’s Day. Get in the habit of …

What Exactly Is Invisalign, and How Does It Work?

What Exactly Is Invisalign, and How Does It Work?

Invisalign, known as “the clear alternative to braces,” has revolutionized orthodontics since its invention in the 1990s. An excellent choice for both teens and adults, Invisalign is still somewhat unknown to many people. Here is what you should know about Invisalign and how it works. Braces were long considered the treatment of choice for orthodontic issues ranging from overbites and …