Before you schedule your winter getaway, be sure you are starting the year off right and getting all your ducks in a row. This includes scheduling a visit to the dentist.
While you are having fun and staying warm this winter, don’t forget to cross some of your regular medical checkups off your to-do list. A visit to the dentist this winter in Chicago can mean more time enjoying the warm weather once spring comes.
If you’ve recently been diagnosed with gum disease, you’re not alone. According to the CDC, approximately half of American adults 30 years of age and older have periodontitis.
Think twice before skipping your routine dental appointments. When your schedule is slammed, it's tempting to put a dental appointment on the back burner. According to the American Dental Association, only about half of American adults visit the dentist every six...
Learn more about popular and lesser-known Chicago events you’ll want to participate in for 2020.
You can’t get away from pain or sickness in life, but you can increase your enjoyment of the best parts of life and most of us can improve our bodies’ defenses. When you feel better and are experiencing more joy, it also increases the joy you bring to those around you. But how can you start to improve your health?
Dr. Barr was honored as one of Chicago’s top 20 dentists by Chicago Magazine in January 2017. This prestigious award is voted for by dentists from Chicagoland. Dr. Barr answers 15 questions about dentistry that show us his expertise, his heart, and his sense of humor.
Cozy sweaters, special holiday foods, get-togethers, and family holiday traditions are earmarks of the fall season, as are two of the most loved holidays: Thanksgiving and Christmas!
Improve your oral care routine. Today’s world is often hectic; between wrangling kids, getting to work on time, and falling into bed at night, it can be difficult to make time for your oral health. Unfortunately, while our teeth are designed to last us our entire...
How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Improve Your Smile The world of modern dentistry has a heavy focus on helping patients achieve an adequate level of oral health through the treatment and prevention of oral diseases, disorders, and other conditions. But what if your dental...