Dental Endorsements

Westend Dental

Category: Services

Westend Dental Serves Chicago’s Gold Coast

Gold Coast dental servicesLocated on the shoreline of Lake Michigan, just north of downtown Chicago, the Gold Coast is one of the country’s most affluent neighborhoods. Bordered by North Boulevard in the north, Chicago Avenue in the south, Clark Street in the west and Lake Michigan in the east, the Gold Coast neighborhood holds an important piece of Chicago’s history and, as such, has been part of the National Register of Historic Places since 1978. This neighborhood has something for everyone, from historic mansions and classic architecture to specialty boutiques and upscale shopping. Continue reading “Westend Dental Serves Chicago’s Gold Coast”

Teeth Whitening Options

If you’re looking to improve your smile, teeth whitening is a safe, effective and reasonably priced option to consider! With whitening options ranging from in-office to in-home, and with various levels of whitening strengths and types of procedures, there are choices for everyone.¹

Learn more about how teeth whitening can help you achieve a whiter, brighter smile along with some of the more popular teeth whitening options available. Continue reading “Teeth Whitening Options”

Teeth Whitening Expectations

We all like the look of clean, sparkling white teeth. But, realistically, the brightest and whitest teeth may not be achievable for everyone. Before you begin a tooth whitening regimen or undergo a laser whitening treatment, such as Zoom Whitening, it’s important to temper your whitening expectations so that you that the outcome is aligned with a reasonable whitening potential based on your current oral health, existing dental work and/or habits. Continue reading “Teeth Whitening Expectations”

Reducing Pain and Sensitivity After Teeth Whitening Treatments

Teeth whitening treatments, including in-home whitening trays or strips and laser whitening treatments such as Zoom whitening, can cause high levels of teeth sensitivity or pain for some people. Usually, people with sensitivity to teeth whitening will experience discomfort or pain during whitening treatments or in the minutes, hours or days following a specific treatment. Continue reading “Reducing Pain and Sensitivity After Teeth Whitening Treatments”

Saving Space for Permanent Teeth with a Space Maintainer

If your little one’s teeth have begun to fall out, and their permanent replacements appear to be lagging far behind, you may wish to consider a space maintainer to minimize future orthodontic work. Believe it or not, the absence of your child’s teeth might seem cute now, but those tiny little gaps can cause deep gouges in your pocketbook as you watch them fill up with teeth that don’t belong there. Space maintainers are simple to use, kids get along fine with them, and they have become the de-facto standard for protecting the cosmetic and functional aspects of your growing child’s mouth.

Continue reading “Saving Space for Permanent Teeth with a Space Maintainer”

Looking for Laser teeth whitening in Chicago? Look no further than Westend Dental!

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, so you should do everything you can to make that impression stellar. A bright white smile not only makes you look better, but it will make you feel better. A whiter smile will give you reason enough to smile, and isn’t that reason enough? When you look your best, you will feel your best and it will show through to everyone around you! Continue reading “Looking for Laser teeth whitening in Chicago? Look no further than Westend Dental!”

Does going to the Dentist scare you? You’re not alone and you may want to think about Sedation Dentistry for your dental work in Chicago.

Many people fear going to the dentist, but neglecting your dental care is never the right idea sedation dentistry is a treatment option which allows specially trained dentists to provide patients with severe anxiety a more comfortable dental experience. This treatment uses sedatives to help patients relax enough for the procedure. The use of sedatives helps to set patients at ease, and this occurs by removing the distraction of outside stimuli such as a drill or the doctor’s hands. Sedation Dentistry helps dentists customize their treatment for patients to ensure the most comfortability. Continue reading “Does going to the Dentist scare you? You’re not alone and you may want to think about Sedation Dentistry for your dental work in Chicago.”

Our local experts in Chicago dentistry that will give you plenty to smile about when you come to Westend Dental!

Here, we are all about smiles. We believe in bringing out your best possible smile with our innovative techniques, which when combined with our attentive patient care which will leave you wondering why you ever worried about going to the dentist. Three of the services we offer are:

Each of these services can play an important part in giving you a smile worth smiling about! Continue reading “Our local experts in Chicago dentistry that will give you plenty to smile about when you come to Westend Dental!”

Invisalign Patient Profile: Jenn

As a busy freelance photographer, wife and mother Jenn always wanted to straighten her smile but didn’t have enough time with the upkeep of traditional metal braces. Jenn never had braces in her adolescent years and as an adult she continually saw features about her smile that she wanted to change. Continue reading “Invisalign Patient Profile: Jenn”

Invisalign Patient Profile: Amy

Long-time Westend Dental patient, Amy, was never overly enthusiastic about her once straight smile. Despite having braces during her adolescent years, Amy’s teeth shifted when her wisdom teeth grew in. After this Amy’s smile always annoyed her. Continue reading “Invisalign Patient Profile: Amy”