Make Sure You Know The Signs of Gum Disease (infographic)

  • November 16, 2018

The day after Thanksgiving is the start of the Christmas shopping season. But it’s also National Flossing Day. That makes this a good time to give you a gentle reminder that flossing is important in preventing gum infections and tooth loss. In the United States, periodontal disease causes more tooth loss than any other factor. We’ve created an


Bring Your Kids To A Dental Practice That Cares About Them (video)

  • November 8, 2018

Pediatric dentistry is a big part of what we do. It’s why we named our practice Shorewood Family Dental Care. We want you and your kids to feel good about visiting our practice. Elsa, one of our patients, explains better than we can why children enjoy coming to our office. As parents, we understand the value of creating a comfortable space for kids.


You Have Good Reasons To Get a Dental Crown

  • November 1, 2018

Looking back on dental history, crowns have been used for centuries to repair and replace teeth. Crowns have been made of all kinds of things. Seashells, stones, ivory, and animal teeth and bones are just a few examples. Today’s modern materials make crowns durable, practical, and natural in their appearance. At our Shorewood, IL office, dental crowns have proven to be


Dress Up Your Smile With Whitening (video)

  • October 24, 2018

You may dress up as your favorite TV or movie character or a celebrity for Halloween. You also can dress up your smile with a simple cosmetic service at our Shorewood, IL office. Professional teeth whitening is an effective way to improve your smile and maybe even your confidence. We’ve seen it happen many times at Shorewood Family Dental Care. In


Trick-or-Treat Without Tooth Decay (infographic)

  • October 16, 2018

Has your family picked your Halloween costumes for this year? We hope you and your loved ones have a great time trick-or-treating. We also want you to stay free from tooth decay, so you can keep enjoying many Halloweens for many years to come. With that in mind, our team at Shorewood Family Dental Care has put together some quick


Everyone Should Feel Comfortable At The Dentist (video)

  • October 9, 2018

We love caring for patients of all ages. That’s why we call ourselves Shorewood Family Dental Care, after all. That includes younger patients, like Wrenna. This video was made a few years ago, but we think it can help you understand why so many families in and around Shorewood, IL keep coming back to see us. If you are looking for a family


Don’t Be Defeated By Scary Gum Disease

  • October 1, 2018

It’s the month of ghouls, goblins, and ghosts. But there is something else, something much more real that can really cause you harm — gum disease. Going on conservative estimates, 70 percent of Americans with have some form of periodontal infection during their lives. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control recently found that nearly half of adults 30 years and


Put Technology To Good Your For Your Dental Health (video)

  • September 25, 2018

Going high-tech can make a difference in your oral health. We have invested in advanced technologies at Shorewood Family Dental Care because we care about you and your family. Digital X-rays, intraoral cameras, and cone beam imaging help us find problems, determine treatments, and help you understand what issues you may be facing. In the video below, Dr. Britly Barton explains some of the many ways


Give Your Smile A Boost Before The Holidays (infographic)

  • September 17, 2018

We may just be approaching the start of fall, but that also makes this a good time to give your smile a boost. With teeth whitening or dental veneers, you could create a smile that you want to share in your family Christmas pictures and holiday gatherings with family, friends, and coworkers. You can get either of


Find A Dentist Office Where You Want to Visit (video)

  • September 9, 2018

Angela had a history of bad dental experiences, which made her hesitant to get the oral care that she needed and deserved. Based on a referral from one of her co-workers, she decided to make an appointment at our Shorewood, IL dental office. From the video below, you’ll hear that she’s happy that she did. And we’re happy that she and her children enjoy visiting us