Experiencing TMJ Symptoms? Treat Your Condition With Temporary At-Home Care Tips

Do you find yourself with a painful jaw whenever you open your mouth to speak, bite, or chew? If so, you may be experiencing temporomandibular joint pain (TMJ). It can happen if you have an injury to the mouth and jaw, suffer from arthritis, or even when you're just trying... Read more »

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... Read more »

Recognize National Fresh Breath Day With Fresh Breath!

The mouth is home to millions of bacteria, some of them good and some bad. In fact, half of the bacteria in your mouth can lead to bad breath! National Fresh Breath Day is observed every year on August 6th to create awareness of oral hygiene in the fight against... Read more »

Are You Ready to Straighten Your Teeth? What You Can Expect at Your First Orthodontic Visit

If you have been wanting to straighten your teeth for a healthier, more beautiful smile, you have come to the right place! We love straightening smiles and aligning bites to give our patients the smiles they have always wanted. It is a big investment in your oral health, time, energy,... Read more »

Do You Need to Use Mouthwash Along With Your Daily Brushing and Flossing Routine?

Mouthwashes or oral rinses are a liquid product you can use to clear harmful bacteria off your teeth, gums, and a mouth that lead to tooth decay and gum disease, oral ulcers, and bad breath. Mouthwash complements your twice-daily brushing and once-a-day flossing dental hygiene routine. Preventative care utilizing mouthwashes... Read more »

Check out Our Invisalign® & Clear Aligner Orthodontics to Straighten Your Teeth

Our orthodontic clear aligner treatments are precise, so you can straighten your teeth while looking natural whenever you smile. It's also much easier to eat and clean your teeth. With traditional braces, you have to avoid certain foods that can damage your braces components. You also have to brush and... Read more »

Can You Hold off Getting Your Routine Dental Cleanings? If You Have Gum Disease, The Answer Is No!

Did you know that the leading cause of tooth loss is gum disease, and that plaque is the primary cause of gum disease? When patients ask us if they can safely put off getting their routine teeth cleaning, we are quick to tell them that's a bad idea. Professional dental... Read more »

Do Need an Oral Surgeon?

If you have been experiencing discomfort in or around your mouth, call Valley View Dental to get it checked. If the pain is moderate or severe, and you have an urgent need to be seen as an emergency patient, we can get you in quickly. We can handle most dental... Read more »

Our Dental Office Can Help You With Your Dental Emergency by Seeing You Today!

Our skilled teams at Valley View Dental in Romeoville, Naperville, and Montgomery, Illinois, offer dental emergency care during our normal business hours. This means you or a family member don't have to wait to be seen on another day for your dental emergency. We understand that dental emergencies can be... Read more »

Can You Still Save an Unhealthy Tooth After a Root Canal Treatment Fails?

Healthy teeth aren’t damaged, decayed, or infected. To keep your teeth healthy means practicing good daily oral hygiene habits and seeing your dentist twice a year for cleanings and exams. But what if a tooth is infected? In most cases, it is best to save a tooth rather than replace... Read more »