Posts By: Thanasi Loukas

Food Enhancements which Might Stain Your Teeth

A white smile gives you a more youthful and vibrant appearance. No wonder teeth whitening has become one of the most highly requested cosmetic dental services out there. Park Ridge dentists, Dr. Maria and Dr. Thanasi Loukas, know how important safe and effective whitening and brightening solutions are as compared to over-the-counter methods. Professional in-office… Read more »

Dental Implants of the Future

Dental implants offer the most complete replacement for missing teeth. Impressive advancements in science and dentistry have allowed for these amazing innovations to develop, which provide both cosmetic and restorative results. By replacing lost tooth roots, dental implants help preserve your jawbone’s health and integrity. The parts of your teeth you see are not the… Read more »

Implant-Secured Dentures at Your Park Ridge Dentist

Tired of worrying about your dentures sliding while you eat or speak or becoming loose at inopportune times? Did you know that you can switch to implant-secured dentures? With implant-secured dentures, leave the hassle of wiggling or shifting dentures behind. A dental implant is an artificial root that is surgically placed into the jawbone. The… Read more »

Understanding Bad Breath

Bad breath is an embarrassing, yet common condition. Bad breath, or halitosis, can occur when the uneven surface of the tongue traps bacteria that produce odors. Certain foods, medical conditions, or poor dental hygiene habits can contribute to bad breath. If halitosis does not improve with regular brushing or flossing at home, Dr. Maria Loukas… Read more »