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posted 12/16/19 Last Minute Christmas Gifts

If you are the type to procrastinate in shopping for Christmas gifts, we have a solution for you. Even the hardest to buy for will enjoy whiter teeth! We have a method and price range for any budget. In Office Whitening Time is precious, we understand that. That special someone can spend about 90 minutes […]

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Acidic vs Alkaline (Basic) Bottled Water

My entire career I have spoken to patients about bacteria being the cause of decay. In recent years we focus on acidity and reducing the amount of time our teeth are exposed to acids. Water is best. This is what we preach. Until now. It is hard to believe that something so innocuous could be […]

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Welcome Dr. Joseph Balice

Please postdate Date 4/29/2013 La Grange Dental Associates would like to introduce and welcome Dr. Joseph Balice! Dr. Ron Smith has decided to retire and put a great deal of thought into choosing a stellar individual to take care of his patients. Dr. Balice is passionate about learning and new technology. He graduated from Loyola […]

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Use It or Lose It, Dental Benefits

REPOSTED 11/18 Are you aware that at the end of the fiscal year any unused dental insurance money disappears? Well, not literally like a puff of smoke. However, it is no longer available to you. Read on to learn about Use It or Lose It, Dental Benefits. Calendar Year Most dental insurance companies provide benefits […]

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Oral Cancer and HPV

Oral cancer due to tobacco use has been decreasing in recent years due to the fact that there are fewer tobacco users. While many have quit, younger generations are yielding fewer tobacco users. Unfortunately oral cancer is again on the rise due to HPV. HPV or Human Papilloma Virus is the leading sexually transmitted disease to date […]

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Dental X-Rays, Are They Safe?

REPOSTED 11/18   People frequently ask us, “Are dental x-rays safe?”, “Are dental x-rays necessary?” X-ray images are among the most valuable tools a dentist has for keeping your mouth and teeth healthy. They are also called dental radiographs. For adults, dental X-rays are used to: Look for areas of decay that the dentist may not […]

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Parade a Huge Community Hit!

Once again the La Grange Pet Parade was a huge hit with community members!With over 200 participants represented, there was plenty to see. Our pooches had a blast frolicking with their canine comrades. Many people had water bowls on the streets edge to hydrate the pets as they passed by. Thank you soooo much for […]

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