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A General Dentist in IL – Do Carbs Cause Cavities

02/03/2022 ~ Stefan Schumer

The Connection Between Carbs and Tooth Decay We all know what sugar can do to our teeth, so many of us are constantly watching our children to make sure they don’t eat too many sweets, and even a number of adults avoid sugar as much as possible. If you are aiming to maintain your dental […]

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Smart Candy Choices from Your Elk Grove Village Dentist

10/28/2021 ~ Stefan Schumer

This Halloween, you and your family will undoubtedly find yourselves eating a large number of holiday treats. One of the best parts of Halloween is trick-or-treating with your kids, and rifling through the goodies at the end of the night. However, even if the season calls for it, sweets like bubble gum, lollipops, taffy, gummies, […]

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Does Your Child Have “Shark Teeth?”

09/30/2021 ~ Stefan Schumer

Your Elk Grove Village Dentist on “Shark Teeth” in Children There is a dental condition where children’s new adult teeth may grow in behind their baby teeth, rather than replace them after the baby teeth fall out. This condition is referred to as “shark teeth” because sharks have many rows of teeth in their mouths. […]

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The Relationship Between Fluoride and Your Oral Health

05/01/2021 ~ Stefan Schumer

What Is Fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral found in some foods, and typically, our drinking water. It is often added to toothpaste, as well. This is because fluoride is known for benefiting our oral health by strengthening our teeth. Fluoride helps protect teeth against bacteria and resulting decay by fortifying and restoring the outer layers […]

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5 Tips For Protecting Your Braces and Teeth

04/15/2021 ~ Stefan Schumer

The Value of Braces Braces are a fantastic, reliable way to straighten your teeth. However, braces come with their own set of rules and special care tips everyone should follow. Being mindful of your braces will not only help you to get the most out of the treatment plan, but protect your teeth, as well. […]

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