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  • Determining the Real Cause of Jaw Pain is Key to Effective Treatment
    You’ve suddenly noticed a significant amount of pain radiating from your jaw, so severe you can barely bring your teeth together. First things first: with this level of pain you Read more
  • How to Impress Supermodel Bar Refaeli
    Let's say you happen to be sitting on a plane next to supermodel Bar Refaeli, who was recently voted #1 on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 list. You're a little Read more
  • What in the World is Geographic Tongue?
    Picture this: You’re feeling some mild irritation in your mouth, which seems to be coming from the area near your tongue. You go to the mirror, open wide… Read more
  • John Lennon's Tooth Sold at Auction for $31,200!
    Lots of people collect Beatles memorabilia, but one Canadian dentist took this hobby to new heights recently when he paid $31,200 for John Lennon's molar at auction. According to Read more
  • The Sweet and Lowdown on Sugar Substitutes
    We’ve all heard about potentially negative health effects from the sugar that’s added to many of our favorite foods. So these days, lots of us are trying to cut Read more
  • How
    Anyone who has seen fitness and life coach Jillian Michaels on The Biggest Loser and Losing It with Jillian knows she has the expertise and determination to help overweight Read more
  • Red Wine and Tooth Staining
    Have you heard the news about red wine? Every so often, the fruit of the vine is touted for some potential health benefit. Several studies over the past few Read more
  • Shaquille O'Neal's Slam Dunk Against Sleep Apnea
    You may think snoring is a minor problem, but it can be a lot more than that. Just ask hoops star Shaquille O'Neal, whose rambunctious snoring bothered his girlfriend Read more
  • Spruce Up Your Smile With Teeth Whitening
    Clothing and hair styles may come and go, but a dazzling smile is always in fashion! If you're considering options for perking up your appearance, brightening your pearly whites Read more
  • Early Orthodontic Care Helped Child Star Nolan Gould Get Ready for Prime Time
    Nolan Gould, who plays Luke on the popular TV comedy Modern Family, has beautiful, straight teeth. But in an exclusive interview with Dear Doctor magazine, the young actor said Read more
  • Be Sure Your Dentist Knows You're Undergoing Aspirin Therapy
    Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), better known as aspirin, is an effective pain reliever and fever reducer. More recently, its anti-inflammatory properties have become part of the management of cardiovascular disease. Read more
  • Replacing Missing Back Teeth Is Important - Just Ask Christie Brinkley!
    Supermodel Christie Brinkley has a one-in-a-million smile, but she is just one of millions who have benefited from today's preferred tooth-replacement technique: the dental implant. In a wide-ranging interview, Read more
  • FAQs About Calming Your Fears With Oral Sedation Dentistry
    What is oral sedation dentistry? If you become frightened and anxious when facing a dental appointment or procedure, sedatives (also called “anxiolytics” meaning they dissolve anxiety), can completely transform Read more
  • How Taylor Hicks Keeps His Smile Bright
    Like many who have risen to the top tier in show business, singer Taylor Hicks found that he needed a few things (besides talent, of course) to really succeed: Read more
  • Welcome Blog
    Welcome to the Blog of Palos Dental Center Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist in the Palos Heights, IL area, we’re excited you are here. With the dental Read more