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Can You Save a Knocked Out Tooth?


A knocked-out tooth is not something to take lightly. If you do not preserve this tooth in the proper manner, your dentist will find it is difficult or even impossible to place it back in your mouth. Also, it is […] Continue Reading


When Is a Sports Mouth Guard Recommended?


When Is a Sports Mouth Guard Recommended? This page explains the different situations in which it is prudent to wear a sports mouth guard.mouth guards are laminate or soft plastic devices placed in the mouth to protect the teeth, gums […] Continue Reading


Get A Cavity Treatment for Kids from Stunning Smiles of Lake Forest


We offer a cavity treatment for kids that will restore your child’s tooth, even after decay begins to occur. Cavities happen so frequently that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, has labeled them a serious infectious disease. Cavities […] Continue Reading


How to Keep Your Breath Fresh


Who wouldn’t love to have fresh smelling breath? Foul-smelling breath can be a huge turnoff and it can have a negative impact on your interactions with others. If you have ever had a conversation with a person who has bad […] Continue Reading


How to Determine If You Need to See an Emergency Dentist


As an emergency dentist, Stunning Smiles of Lake Forest regularly gets calls from patients wondering if they should head to our office or if a problem can wait for a few days. Understandably, most people have busy schedules and it […] Continue Reading


Visit Our Dental Office for Tips for Healthier Teeth


Patients often want to know how they can take better care of their teeth. Along with treating and cleaning a patient’s teeth, we will also use this time to educate the patient on proper at-home care techniques. The bottom line […] Continue Reading


Red Flags When Choosing a Dentist


As if a visit to the dentist wasn’t distressing enough, now you also have to worry about the quality of service you receive at the dental office. This is because going to a subpar dentist could drain your wallet while […] Continue Reading


Tips for Making a Family Dental First Aid Kit


First aid for your teeth is rarely ever taught in school, and most people do not have a family dental first aid kit. This is unfortunate because injuries to the teeth and mouth are very common, especially among children. Whether […] Continue Reading


What Is a Cavity?


A cavity is the unfortunate result of tooth decay. Tooth decay is largely due to the foods and beverages one consumes as well as one’s oral health regimen. Exposure to fluoride in toothpaste and tap water along with genetics also […] Continue Reading


What Happens If I Don’t Floss My Teeth?


If you do not floss your teeth, all sorts of problems will arise. Some of these problems will be limited to your mouth. Others will extend to other parts of your body. In fact, the failure to floss can lead […] Continue Reading