General dentistry

The Future Of Tooth Decay In Elgin

Tooth decay is the single most common dental issue there is. Unlike a cut on your finger, a cavity will not heal itself. In a worst case scenario, an untreated cavity can lead to future problems, up to and including tooth loss. That’s why we stress regular brushing and flossing to all of our patients

Read More

Our Top Priority

At David Rice DDS in Elgin IL, our top priority has always been our patients, and nothing is ever going to change that. Not only do we want want each one of you to enjoy excellent dental health, we want you to have a positive experience in our office. What do we mean by a

Read More

Five Facts About Enamel Erosion

This post from David Rice DDS in Elgin IL is about your tooth enamel, and how you can best protect it. Our teeth work hard and are constantly under assault. It’s no wonder that nature encases them with an armor of enamel – the hardest substance in the body. Sadly, enamel erosion is extremely common,

Read More

Flossing For Health And Happiness

Most people know that flossing is an important part of oral health. As we like to remind our patients at David Rice DDS in Elgin IL, its value has been proven time and time again. Flossing is your chance to remove the food debris that a toothbrush can’t reach. Which Kind Is Best? When it

Read More

Is Grandpa Smiling?

How are Americans doing when it comes to the dental health of those who are sixty-five and over? Well, at David Rice DDS in Elgin IL, we have some good news and bad news. The Good News: Tooth decay rates in older Americans has decreased in the past thirty years. The Bad News: 25% of

Read More

Peace Begins With A Smile

Mother Theresa once said that peace begins with a smile. How do you feel about your smile? Are you at peace with it? If you think there is room for improvement, talk to us about cosmetic dentistry options at David Rice DDS in Elgin IL. Cosmetic dentistry refers to a range of procedures we use

Read More

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Teeth

Teeth are alive, but it’s easy to forget that and take them for granted. At David Rice DDS in Elgin IL ,we never take teeth for granted – but then again, as dental professionals we probably understand better than most just how amazing teeth can be. We’re using this blog post to share some of

Read More

The Mark of The Perfect Dentist

Looking for a new dentist? It’s easy to find one. A quick Google search, an online review or two, and you’ll have a short list of possibilities. The trick is finding the right dentist – one you’re happy with, and will stick with for years to come. At David Rice DDS in Elgin IL, we’re

Read More

Signs Of Oral Cancer: What Not To Ignore

This message from David Rice DDS in Elgin IL focuses on a very serious issue: oral cancer. Oral cancer claims tens of thousands of lives each year, which is why we offer oral cancer screenings at each checkup. Early detection can make all the difference! At home, you can pay attention for any of the

Read More

Your Dentist Does A Lot More Than Fill Cavities

At David Rice DDS in Elgin IL, we fill a lot of cavities. As important as healthy teeth are, you should remember that good dental health is directly related to your overall health. Poor dental health has been linked to various diseases and conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes, and even premature birth and low

Read More

TEXT OUR OFFICE

Text message is limited to 160 characters.

HOW IT WORKS

  1. Enter your Name.
  2. Enter your Cell Phone Number, area code first
  3. Enter your text message in the box.
  4. Click "Send Text"
  5. A copy of this text will be sent to the office and to your cell phone. The office's reply will also be sent to your cell phone where you can continue the text conversation.
Note: Mobile message and data rates from your cell phone carrier may apply.Close ClickToCall Button
NagiosCheckValue - Do not remove please