Oral health care is an exceptionally important component of a healthy pregnancy. It is important for both the care of the expecting mother, as well as the health of the unborn child. There is quite a bit of discussion around if dental visits are safe while pregnant. Forest Edge Dental and Dr. Johnson want patients to know dental care during pregnancy is not only safe, it is essential and effective at combating pregnancy gingivitis and promoting overall health for mother and child. The American Dental Association, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Academy of Pediatrics all support women receiving dental care while pregnant.
Whether you’re new to the area or simply need to find another dental office to call home, finding the best dentist in Hoffman Estates for your needs is important for your future smile. While the options may seem overwhelming, here are some important things to look at:
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Diet plays a very important role in a healthy smile. Dr. Johnson and the Forest Edge Dental team came up with a list that we believe is both easily accessible at most supermarkets and affordable. Check out the quick list below for foods for healthy teeth in Hoffman Estates. Read more “Hoffman Estates’ Food List for Healthy Teeth”
We only have one set of adult teeth and they are meant to last us a lifetime. Trauma, genetics and other factors sometimes make this impossible. But, for the most part, good oral health and habits are enough to make your teeth go the distance with you as you gracefully age. As we age, natural changes occur in our general health. Below are tips from Hoffman Estates dental clinic, Forest Edge Dental, on how to work with these changes to keep oral health care in check as we age. Read more “Forest Edge Dental’s Tips on Caring for Your Teeth as You Age”