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Maintaining a Healthy Smile Through the Holidays

Posted on November 20th, 2019 by EGVManage

With the holiday season approaching quickly, it’s understandable to be excited about the delicious food associated with each holiday. However, as always, it’s important to keep your oral health in mind when making decisions about what to eat. Here are some great ways to maintain a healthy smile through the holidays from your dentist in […]

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The Risks of Untreated Sleep Apnea

Posted on October 17th, 2019 by EGVManage

Sleep apnea is an involuntary cessation of breathing that occurs while asleep in the middle of the night. Those with untreated sleep apnea may have breathing pause repeatedly during sleep, sometimes up to hundreds of times during the night. In most cases, the sleeper does not notice these breath stoppages; however, if left untreated, sleep […]

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How Medications Affect Your Oral Health

Posted on September 25th, 2019 by EGVManage

We have all relied on a medication or two at one point in our life. But have you realized that there is a connection between certain medications and your oral health? Both medications that your doctor prescribes and medications that you buy from the store can cause your mouth to become dry. If you believe […]

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Free Dental Day 2019

Posted on September 13th, 2019 by EGVManage

On Friday, September 6th, Elk Grove Family Dental hosted its first-ever Free Dental Day for those in need. The event was a fantastic success. Over $28,000 worth of free services were provided! Dr. Brian Homann of Elk Grove Family Dental teamed with Dr. Jennifer Silc (periodontist in Schaumburg) and Dr. Mark Spinazze (oral surgeon in […]

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How to: Care for Your Toothbrush

Posted on August 19th, 2019 by EGVManage

Part of keeping your life in order is staying clean and organized, including your living space. While you vacuum on a regular basis and you always put your laundry away after it’s been washed, what about taking care of your toothbrush? If you think about it, you’ll realize that your toothbrush spends no more than […]

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