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Our Community Involvement

Posted on November 15th, 2018 by EGVManage

Beyond being a dentist near Wood Dale, Dr. Brian Homann also takes pride in being an active member of the community. He is proud to help those who are less fortunate to obtain the smiles they deserve! This is why Dr. Homann volunteers at Goldie’s Place, a support center for the homeless. Not only is […]

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

Posted on October 23rd, 2018 by EGVManage

While our dentist near Wood Dale believes every month should be dedicated to your oral health, we like to see October as a chance to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Each year, the American Dental Association picks a different theme for National Dental Hygiene Month. The theme for 2018 focuses on four […]

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Purpose of the Clinical Examination

Posted on November 21st, 2017 by c5admin

The clinical exam is an integral part in a comprehensive general dentist’s examination.  A family and cosmetic dentist will use this exam to help determine what treatment would be appropriate for the patient. Gather data to create a baseline for the problems of the patient It will help the patient become aware of the problems […]

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Single Tooth Anterior Implants: The General Dentist and the Surgeon

Posted on September 25th, 2017 by c5admin

Both the dentist and the surgeon play a role in the dental implant process.  In the many cases, the surgical phase is handled completely by the surgeon.  However, the general dentist should play a large role in the planning phase. Gingival levels are often one of the most difficult items to manage. The average case […]

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Provisional Restorations: Materials

Posted on September 20th, 2017 by c5admin

There are many different types of materials that can be used for provisional restorations.  Some are stronger than others.  Some look better than others.  There is not one “best” material. Making provisional restorations can take just as long, if not longer, than preparing the teeth. Provisional restorations should maintain tooth position. Occlusion and shade of […]

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