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Custom Made Mouthguards for Protection

April is National Facial Protection Month and that means it’s time to schedule an appointment with your dentist in Glenview.

Both Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor and Dr. Verena Phillips are licensed and preferred providers of custom made mouth protectors, which are an essential part of any athlete’s uniform. Whether your son plays Little League, your daughter likes to go mountain bike riding, or your partner is an avid skateboarding enthusiast, custom-made mouth guards are a necessity.

Types of Mouthguards Available

Although there are three types of mouth protectors available, only one is custom made to fit your mouth.

Standard Mouthguards

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A New Dentist in Glenview Welcomes You

It’s a new office and a new dentist in Glenview. Dr. Verena Phillips is happy to be a part of the Glen Dental Center.

Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor and the entire team from the Glen Dental Center Chicago and the surrounding areas are looking forward to an exciting time with your new dentist in Glenview, Dr. Verena Phillips.

Dr. Phillips looks forward to welcoming you and is excited about this new chapter in her life. Her decision was made easier the minute she stepped through the door and discovered the calming influence by the entire dental team in Glenview.

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Verena Phillips, DDS Your New Dentist in Glenview

Your new dentist in Glenview, Verena Phillips, DDS has now joined Glen Dental Center! Your dentist in Lynchburg

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Straight Teeth for a New You in the New Year

Straight teeth can happen in as little as six months with clear braces. Thanks to Invisalign®, you don’t have to wait two years for a smile that rocks the world. However, not all invisible braces work the same as Invisalign®

is the leader in straight teeth and although it may not be right for you, could work wonders for your crooked grin.

What is Invisalign® and Why Does It Work?

Invisalign® is clear braces system that gently pushes your teeth into place. Unlike conventional wires and brackets, which require pulling and pushing, which can be quite painful, Invisalign® uses a series of removable …Read More

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Leaky Silver Amalgam Fillings are a Health Hazard

Tooth decay and gum disease often go undetected. If you have old silver amalgam fillings, you could be harboring more than a few cavities under your old silver amalgam restorations.

According to Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor from the Glen Dental Center in Glenview, dental caries can’t be seen under silver amalgam fillings with normal inspection. However, if you have cracks and chips, chances are, you are harboring tooth decay.

Why are Silver Amalgam Fillings Bad?

Silver amalgam fillings are made up of silver, copper, tin, and nearly 50 percent mercury. Mercury is a poisonous toxin, and although it is natural, isn’t good for your …Read More

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Is Your Bad Breath Hiding Something?

Your bad breathe could be hiding something more sinister. A major sign of gum disease is chronic halitosis, but it’s not just gum disease you need to worry about if people if people are running the other way when you open your mouth.

The Hidden Truth about Bad Breathe

For eight out of ten people chronic halitosis starts in the mouth. A trip to your dentist in Glenview and a deep cleaning could solve the problem; however, for some, bad breathe may be a sign of a sinus infection.

If Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor has examined your mouth and given your teeth and gums …Read More

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A Mouth Makeover in Less than a Year

A mouth makeover could be just what the doctor ordered if you are stressing about your upcoming holiday parties. Although you may not have enough time to complete dental implants for missing teeth, there is still plenty of time for porcelain veneers, cosmetic dental bonding, or professional tooth whitening.

What is a Mouth Makeover?

According to your cosmetic dentist in Glenview, Ill, a mouth makeover repairs chips, cracks, and gappy smiles. A mouth makeover could be as simple as an in office tooth whitening session or dental bonding appointment. More complex mouth makeover treatments, such as dental implants, and clear braces are …Read More

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Zoom!® Professional Tooth Whitening The Less Expensive Option

Sometimes you don’t have to spend a fortune, or months out of your life for a new smile. If you have healthy teeth that are un-restored, in office tooth whitening with Zoom! ® is the quick way to a beautiful brighter smile. In fact, Zoom! ® takes about an hour to complete and lightens teeth eight to ten shades.

What is In Office Teeth Whitening?

In office tooth whitening is exactly what it says it is. Tooth whitening in the office with immediate results. With professional tooth whitening, a patient walks in to the dentist’s office with stained or discolored natural teeth, …Read More

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Cosmetic Dentistry Not As Time Consuming as You Think

If cosmetic dentistry is something you have been avoiding because you think you don’t have the time, think again.

If you follow the Glen Dental Blog, you will know that cosmetic dentistry doesn’t have to take months, or even weeks. With some types of cosmetic dentistry procedures, you can have a beautiful new smile in a single visit or a couple of dental appointments.

Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor from the Glen Dental Center in Glenview Ill is a cosmetic dentist who specializes in healthy smiles. Your grin will be happy again when you schedule a complimentary cosmetic dentistry consultation with your dentist in …Read More

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Glenview Cosmetic Dentistry in a Day

Cosmetic dentistry has certainly changed over the years. From animal teeth implants to semi-precious stones used to adorn front teeth, 21st century cosmetic dentistry is safe and comfortable.

Dr. Jeffrey Gilmor has the eye and can transform your smile into a beautiful grin that will have others talking. From porcelain veneers to same day dentistry, you can feel good about looking in the reflection again thanks to cosmetic dentistry.

What are Porcelain Veneers?

If you follow the Glen Dental Blog, you will know that porcelain veneers are permanent and require three dental appointments to complete. Porcelain veneers are thin sheets of dental porcelain …Read More

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