Your child’s first dental exam at David A. Rice, D.D.S. should occur when the first teeth are in, usually between six months and one year of age. During your child’s first check-up at our Elgin office, we can discuss sealants, a clear layer of plastic applied to the grooved surfaces of the teeth.
Living with sensitive teeth can be uncomfortable. However, it is a somewhat common dental problem. In fact, your Elgin dentist recently read that nearly 40 percent of adults suffer from tooth sensitivity.
You may not realize it, but the secret to a better smile is simple. It’s all about good oral hygiene. Taking care of your teeth and gums is the best way to protect against gum disease as well as damaged or lost teeth.
We all go to our Elgin dentist for check-ups and toothaches, but there are other less-obvious issues that your dentist can help you with.
Teeth whitening has become very popular in the Elgin area as an easy way to change your smile with little effort and no pain. David Rice DDS can help you understand your options for teeth whitening, and can help you understand the results you may expect from various teeth whitening options. Over the counter whitening …