Dr. Thomas Prendergast is a family dentist in Fox Lake, IL. His dental practice, Infinity Dental, treats patients of all ages. We offer comprehensive dental care including general, restorative and cosmetic dentistry services. Dr. Prendergast is currently welcoming new patients from Richmond, IL who are seeking a qualified dentist for their entire family.
General and Family Dentistry
Dr. Thomas Prendergast is an experienced dentist that is proud to serve patients of all ages with effective preventive dental care. Taking care of your oral hygiene is the number one way to prevent dental problems from developing. This includes brushing your teeth everyday with fluoride toothpaste, flossing daily, and regular visits to our Richmond, IL area dentist office.
Dental exams with Dr. Prendergast involve screening for dental caries, gum disease, and oral cancer. Diagnostic x-rays will be taken when necessary. You will meet one-on-one with him to discuss all your dental concerns. A registered dental hygienist will thoroughly clean your teeth to remove all the built up plaque and tartar.
Restorative dentistry focuses on repairing and restoring unhealthy teeth and gums. Dr. Prendergast can address these issues with an array of dental treatments. As a highly skilled restorative dentist, he can deliver natural looking results that will support your long term dental health. Repairing damaged teeth is important because of the affect they can have on your dental health including bite issues, further damage, and even tooth loss. Gum disease is a progressive disease and failing to promptly treat it can lead to tooth loss and overall health issues such as stroke and heart disease. Dr. Prendergast will compile a comprehensive treatment plan that will correct all your dental problems.
Dr. Prendergast offers many cosmetic dental treatments to patients from Richmond, IL who are seeking to improve the appearance of their teeth. Beautiful, straight and bright teeth can transform your smile into an unforgettable one. During a cosmetic consultation, you will be able to share what you dislike about your teeth. Dr. Prendergast can create a smile makeover plan to help get the results you desire.
Emergency Dental Care
If you are experiencing a dental emergency during office hours, you should call our office immediately and we will do our best to accommodate you. The best way to avoid dental emergencies is to take steps to prevent them. This includes daily oral hygiene habits to avoid diseases and decay. Proper oral care will prevent sudden tooth pain and help avoid painful infections. Mouthguards can lower the risk of tooth damage and prevent having them knocked out while participating in sports.
If you are missing teeth, Infinity Dental offers many types of dental implants. Replacing missing teeth with dental implants is the best option for your oral health and your overall health. The implant posts provide a durable base to support the dental restoration making it more stable. Dental implants will also help the restoration function like natural teeth.
Welcoming Patients from Richmond, IL
Contact our office or schedule an appointment online. We look forward to meeting the oral health needs of you and your family.