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Behind the Smile


1710, 2018

Three Common Myths About Sedation Dentistry

By | October 17th, 2018|

Many people are aware of sedation dentistry, but we are shocked by how many patients come in thinking that it’s not an option for them. It is such a great option for anyone who needs a little help feeling comfortable with their upcoming appointment, and it’s a lot more accessible than you probably imagine. In this blog, we’ll go over [...]

1010, 2018

Get a Total Smile Makeover with Dental Implants

By | October 10th, 2018|

Do you have a missing tooth or teeth? Dental implants are one of the most accessible options for tooth replacement, and even better — they’re VERY reliable. In fact, the success rate of dental implants is 98% and if you’re in the 2% that do experience complications, the issues can generally be corrected very easily. Many patients express that the [...]

310, 2018

What is a Typical Invisalign Timeline?

By | October 3rd, 2018|

Invisalign has gotten so popular since it was created in 1997, and it’s easy to understand why. It’s so great for anyone (not just teenagers) who want a straighter smile without the look of metal braces. It’s a lot more convenient, and a lot less uncomfortable. It requires fewer trips into the dentist for adjustments and once insurance is applied, [...]

1609, 2018

Veneer Discoloration and the Three Most Common Causes

By | September 16th, 2018|

Veneers have come a long way, baby! These days, we use porcelain veneers, which look way more natural, and are very resistant to staining, which means you can safely drink coffee, wine, and black tea without having to worry too much about discoloration. In fact, because they’re so white, many people choose to whiten the rest of their teeth before [...]

1409, 2018

3 Current Trends in Cosmetic Dentistry

By | September 14th, 2018|

As a dental practice focusing on cosmetic procedures, it’s super important for us to stay up to speed on the various trends in cosmetic dentistry. We want to be able to offer the amazing people of Lakeview (and the surrounding area) the best of the best so they can fall in love with their smiles and feel more confident. Here [...]

1309, 2018

What Are Some of the Risks of Dental Crowns to Look Out For?

By | September 13th, 2018|

Getting a dental crown is not as intimidating or scary as it used it be, in fact, most procedures can be done the same day with very little pain or discomfort. However, there are things that you should watch for once you leave our office. As long as you’re taking care of your teeth, there aren’t a lot of risks [...]

709, 2018

Combine Invisalign and Propel for a Straighter Smile, Faster!

By | September 7th, 2018|

Did you know that our very own Dr. Emery recently went through an Invisalign treatment to straighten her smile? She was curious to see whether combining Invisalign and Propel would make a difference, and if so, how much of a difference. If you’re curious to find out what she thought about the Propel VPro5, keep reading! Invisalign Will Help You [...]

3108, 2018

Get Your Whitest Smile Ever with a GLO Whitening Treatment

By | August 31st, 2018|

You might know that we offer KöR Whitening at Sugar Fix Dental Loft, but did you know we also offer GLO Whitening Treatment? GLO is a a super effective in-office option that will give you a beautiful (and healthy!) white smile. If you’ve been feeling like your smile could shine a little brighter, we would love to show you how [...]

2408, 2018

Upgrading the Sonicare at the Loft!

By | August 24th, 2018|

We have the latest and greatest NEW Sonicares! Sugar Fix Dental Loft and Dr. Jessica Emery has always been a firm believer in the wonderful benefits received from using an electric toothbrush. Sonicare electric toothbrushes have been in her office for several years and many of her patients are currently using one. However, now we have the latest and the [...]

1708, 2018

How To Choose a Cosmetic Dentist in Chicago

By | August 17th, 2018|

Choosing a cosmetic dentist in Chicago that you love and will have a long-term relationship with isn’t impossible. Chicago is a big city, so you have lots of options. However, there are a few things to keep in mind as you search for the best dental practice to meet your specific needs. Find a Dentist Who Knows Their Stuff This [...]

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