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How In-Office Teeth Whitening Works

Your smile often creates a significant first impression. Unfortunately, over time, teeth may lose their luster due to various factors. Professional teeth whitening offers a safe and effective way to restore your smile's brightness. At Infinity Dental in Fox Lake,…


Comprehensive Guide to Oral Hygiene and Preventive Dentistry

Maintaining optimal oral hygiene and practicing preventive dentistry significantly impacts your overall health. At Dr. Thomas Prendergast's Infinity Dental in Fox Lake, IL, we prioritize these aspects for every patient. This comprehensive guide outlines crucial steps for preserving your oral…


What Causes a Tooth Infection?

Did you know that you can develop an infection in your tooth? A tooth features a hard outer shell called enamel that can protect its more vulnerable interior layers from external threats. For instance, your mouth contains a significant number…


Hygiene Tips for Dental Implants

Dental implants can resolve many issues in the wake of tooth loss by restoring the appearance, health, and function of your smile. Though the benefits of these fixtures are clear, some people may worry about introducing long-lasting dental work to…


Will Invisalign Help My Smile?

Do you have a crooked smile or gaps between your teeth? Dental alignment issues can disrupt your smile aesthetics but also put you in danger of certain oral health problems. Your dentist can help straighten minor alignment problems in your…


Dangers of Gum Recession

Your gums serve as connective tissue that keeps your teeth in a firm, secure position in your smile. Many people do not realize that if you face damage to your gums, the look and feel of your teeth can suffer…


Tips for Timing Teeth Whitening Treatment

Are stubborn stains on your teeth dulling your smile? Your dentist can offer both in-office and at-home treatments that can brighten your tooth color. They can help you get a whiter smile that looks both beautiful and natural according to…


Why Do I Have Chronic Bad Breath?

Most of us have suffered from bad breath after consuming a strongly scented meal. Usually, you can get rid of a foul odor in your mouth by practicing oral hygiene. You can brush away lingering bits of food to leave…


How Veneers Achieve a Natural Look

Do you feel unhappy about the way that your teeth look? If you want to get a brighter, straighter, or more even smile, ask your dentist about porcelain veneers. These cap-like shells adhere to the front of your teeth to…


Leading Causes of Tooth Loss

Millions of people suffer from tooth loss. They can lose one or more teeth for a number of reasons, and this problem will leave them struggling with oral functions, dental health, and smile aesthetics. A dentist can work with you…