Dental care has always been safe and is essential to your overall health
Dental care has always been safe and is essential to your overall health
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If You Need Dental Treatment but Are Concerned About Your Dental Insurance Coverage or Other Potential Financing Options, We Can Help!

When it comes to protecting your smile, it's important to get the treatment you need in a timely manner so that any oral issues can be treated early and most effectively. Unfortunately, untreated dental problems will typically only get bigger (and worse), especially if you are needing oral surgery. Before having your treatment, you might find yourself with questions such... read more »

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How Can You Know if You Need an Oral Surgeon or Dentist To Pull Your Tooth?

How Can You Know if You Need an Oral Surgeon or Dentist To Pull Your Tooth? Our experienced team at Valley View Dental in Romeoville, Illinois is pleased to offer oral surgery procedures to give you the optimal oral health your smile deserves. Surgery can benefit your smile's function and the health of your teeth, gums, jaw, and more. Since... read more »

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Worried About COVID-19 Exposure? Our Practice Has Extra Safety Protocols in Place So You Can Keep Your Dental Cleanings and Appointments With Confidence

  A healthy smile depends on keeping plaque and tartar to a minimum by brushing and flossing your teeth every day, supplemented by your twice-yearly dental checkups and cleanings. Working together, we can keep tooth decay (cavities) and gum disease from gaining a foothold in your mouth. But what happens when you skip those routine visits because you're too busy,... read more »

Is There BPA in Our Composite (White) Dental Fillings?

Dental fillings are used to restore a tooth that has decay in it. Dental fillings can be made from a variety of materials, but most commonly are silver amalgam and composite resin. Some composite resins (white fillings) today often contain the endocrine-disrupting chemical bisphenol A (BPA). This can be concerning as they are used in fillings for kids as well.... read more »

Set Halloween Rules For Safe Trick-or-Treat Eating With Braces!

Halloween starts off the busy holiday season where the nights get longer, the days grow cooler, and festivities begin. If you are wearing braces, Halloween may be a little tricky for you this year. Resist temptation by only keeping treats that are safe for you to eat and letting yourself enjoy them, guilt-free! Sugary Treachery Holidays aside, it is important... read more »

Healthy Dental Tips For the Spooky Season!

Halloween is lurking around the corner, but so is the coronavirus, making traditional Halloween parties trickier. This year, big parties and parades, creepy haunted houses, and gathering in crowds to trick-or-treat are off the table for many, or at the very least, downsized and held outdoors while social distancing. While the traditional ways of celebrating Halloween may look different this... read more »

Gum care month and healthy gums

National Gum Care Month Is a Good Reminder for You To Prevent Gum Disease

September is National Gum Care Month, so let's talk about everything related to gums. This month is a good time to reflect on your dental health and commit to taking better care of your gums. Sometimes, we forget your gums help keep your teeth in their place and functioning at top capacity. When your gums are damaged, you risk losing... read more »