root canal myths
By Dr. Lars Johnson / Root Canals / 0 Comments

When many of us hear “root canal” we think, “OUCH” that sounds painful! And if we aren’t the one needing the root canal we are relieved. The truth is a root canal is meant to get the patient out of pain, not put them in more pain. Our Hoffman Estates, IL dental office performs root canals on patients all the time with tremendous patient satisfaction. According to the American Academy of Endodontists, the three common myths surrounding root canals are:

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Oral Care at home blog
By Dr. Lars Johnson / Family DentistryOral Health / 0 Comments

Lives are busy. And if you are raising children, life has gotten even busier. So much so, you wonder how you thought you never had time before. There are many everyday activities that take place inside the home to ensure our family is healthy and while most are small they add up. One of those activities is daily oral care. Below is a list of everyday habits and every so often habits from Forest Edge Dental. These can keep you and your family’s mouths healthy and smiles sparkling for years to come without adding much extra effort into your day.

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Advantages Implant-Supported Dentures
By Dr. Lars Johnson / Dental ImplantsMissing Teeth / 0 Comments

Tooth loss is a serious and devastating problem that affects 178 million Americans. If you have experienced tooth loss yourself, you may be wondering which restorative procedure is best for your unique oral needs. If you live in Hoffman Estates, consider implant supported dentures from Forest Edge Dental – they offer many different benefits with the simplicity of dentures but with the permanency of dental implants.

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