Been a While? Come See Us!
- posted: Mar. 29, 2023
Guilt is a powerful feeling. It can keep you from doing many things, including going to the dentist. The good news is that South Suburban Dental Care - Vincent Oganwu, Read More
- posted: Mar. 22, 2023
A length of floss plus your teeth is about as low-tech as it gets. But, as with so many other “simple” skills, it helps to learn just the right technique Read More
Going Green for St. Patrick’s Day?
- posted: Mar. 15, 2023
Happily for all of us who like to celebrate with friends and family, there’s no need to be Irish to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day. Every March 17th, many of us Read More
What is a crown?
- posted: Mar. 08, 2023
If you have never had a crown before, you might be wondering why crown treatment is best, what the procedure involves, and which type of crown to choose. Let’s get Read More
Are your teeth ready for the big day?
- posted: Mar. 01, 2023
Capturing the Moment At South Suburban Dental Care - Vincent Oganwu, DDS we know that just about anyone who has taken on the challenge of planning her own wedding could tell Read More
Tips for Lifelong Teeth Whitening
- posted: Feb. 22, 2023
Over time, everyone’s teeth can naturally become dull, due to aging and consumption of staining foods such as chocolate and coffee. The good news is that teeth-whitening treatments can help Read More
Just What Is Plaque?
- posted: Feb. 15, 2023
From the time you were small, you’ve been warned about the dangers of plaque. Why? Because: It’s an unappealing film that sticks to your teeth It causes cavities It causes gum disease And really, Read More
The Start of Valentine’s Day
- posted: Feb. 08, 2023
Valentine’s Day, also known as Saint Valentine’s Day, has been said to originate with a Catholic priest named Valentine several thousand year ago. Valentine defied the emperor at the time Read More
February is Heart Month
- posted: Feb. 01, 2023
The American Academy of Periodontology stresses the importance of good oral health since gum disease may be linked to heart disease and stroke. Thus far, no cause-and-effect relationship has been Read More
Heading Off to College? Maybe It’s Time to Graduate to an Electric Toothbrush!
- posted: Jan. 25, 2023
Your trusty manual toothbrush has been with you from pre-school through high school—well, obviously not the same manual toothbrush, because that would be seriously unhygienic—but it’s the kind of toothbrush Read More
Teeth Grinding Can Damage Your Teeth
- posted: Jan. 18, 2023
Grinding of the teeth, also known as bruxism, is a serious condition from which nearly ten percent of Americans suffer. It’s a mechanical reflex that often happens during slumber. Unfortunately, Read More
Warning Signs of Impacted Wisdom Teeth
- posted: Jan. 11, 2023
You might suspect that your wisdom teeth are starting to emerge, but knowing the signs of impacted wisdom teeth can help you be more proactive about your dental care. Impacted Read More
Going Green for the New Year
- posted: Jan. 04, 2023
Does your list of New Year’s resolutions for the coming months include reducing your ecological footprint? If so, let’s ring in the year with some basic—and some innovative—dental ideas to Read More
Things You Probably Didn’t Know About New Year's Eve
- posted: Dec. 28, 2022
It’s no secret that New Year’s Eve is one of the most widely celebrated holidays in the world. the doctor and our team love it too. It’s a fresh start, Read More
- posted: Dec. 21, 2022
Oral-systemic health is the idea that oral health is a critical and interconnected component to a patient’s overall health and well-being. Studies show that people who have poor oral health Read More
TMD Problems and How You Can Prevent Them
- posted: Dec. 14, 2022
Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) describe a set of conditions that involve trouble with your jaw and face muscles. They result from a problem in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which is Read More
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