Beyond The Brush: What You Can Do To Prevent Dental Plaque

Having the perfect smile is something all of us strive for, whether it be going to work, going out with friends, or visiting with family, there is no situation where a good smile isn’t wanted. Unfortunately, there are a few things that can happen that deter you from having the perfect smile, but if you have the right people in your corner, you can get easy and fast solutions to any kind of dental emergency!

Dental plaque is something that a lot of people will experience sometime in their lifetime. It is a very real problem, and over time it can really affect the health of your teeth. Photo perfect teeth are something you want, and it is something that we can help you achieve, no matter the problem, Sheehan Dental will always be here to serve you! read more

Let’s Do Our Part: COVID-19

To ensure the safety of our patients, communities and dental team members, ISDS recommends the following measures that align with Gov. Pritzker’s mandates to limit the spread of COVID-19 through dental offices for the two-week period beginning Tuesday, March 17 through Tuesday, March 31, 2020:

  • Treat only patients requiring emergency dental procedures.
  • Postpone elective dental treatment and procedures.

In the next two weeks, we anticipate that the Centers for Disease Control, American Dental Association and Illinois Department of Public Health may establish additional safety measures above and beyond our already comprehensive universal standards of infection control.  read more

Pregnancy Dental Care: Comprehensive Guide to Dental Health When Expecting

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Pregnancy brings on a whole new world of responsibilities, and it can be a very stressful process to be in the know about everything that you should do to have a healthy transition into motherhood.

One of the things that doesn’t come to mind when you think pregnancy is the importance of dental health, but it is something that all expecting mothers should take very seriously! The ins and outs of dental hygiene when pregnant can be a bit complicated, so we have made it easy with a comprehensive guide to proper dental well-being while expecting.  read more

Oral Health Tips – Best Practices for Healthy Teeth & Gums

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5 Best Oral Health Practices for Healthy Teeth & Gums

From maintaining a healthy body to achieving a radiant smile, there are many important reasons to strive for healthy teeth and gums. If you want the confidence to smile without worry over the appearance of your teeth or wish that you had fresher breath or a reduced risk of gum disease, then the secret lies in taking better care of your teeth and gums. 

We’re going to cover five of the best oral health practices for healthy teeth and gums that’ll help you to prevent problems and enjoy a lifetime of better dental health. read more

Professional Teeth Whitening Services Vs DIY

Teeth Whitening Services Vs DIY

Do you cover your mouth when you laugh or worry about the color of your teeth when you talk or eat? If so, then there are many people who feel the same as you. 70% of people are self-conscious about the appearance of their teeth, and 61% want to make a positive change to how their teeth look.

The most common change that people want to see is an improvement to the whiteness of their teeth. 

If you’ve always wished that your teeth could be whiter, brighter and more radiant, then teeth whitening could be the ideal treatment for you. However, before you whiten your teeth, you have an important decision to make: should you visit your dentist for professional teeth whitening services or should you buy a DIY kit and whiten your teeth at home? read more