The American Dental Association 101

Are you up-to-date with your American Dental Association facts? If not, you are not alone. It can be shocking how few are the people who understand the basics of the ADA, and how they can help your smile. That is why our team here at Dolnick and Associates in Niles, Illinois, is happy to talk to you about the ADA,... read more »

How to Resolve Denture Issues

Dentures can restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. If you have dentures, make sure that you keep your mouth healthy and clean. Take good care of your dentures and make sure they fit. Otherwise, you may experience the following issues: - Dentures sliding in your mouth - Trouble eating and speaking - Mouth and gum irritation - Mouth... read more »

How Should I Treat Oral Sores?

Oral lesions in the mouth can appear in anyone, anytime. It is not an uncommon occurrence, and has various causes, including infection, inflammation, and even cancer. The most common causes, however, are viral and fungal infections. Following are a few of the most common origins of sores in the mouth, and how to treat them. Cold Sores or fever blisters... read more »

Tips And Facts About Flossing

We know that we are supposed to brush our teeth and floss them too, but many people often avoid the flossing part of an oral hygiene routine. However, flossing is an essential element for a healthy smile. When you regularly floss your teeth, you can clean away the plaque bacteria that infect gum tissue and produce tooth-decaying acids. Here are... read more »