When do you need laser gum therapy?

Laser gum therapy is a specialist treatment for your gums. Marcus Dental Practice is proud to be able to offer laser gum therapy in the Chicago, Illinois, area. There are many advantages to using laser gum technology for treating periodontal diseases.  Lasers have been used in many medical practices, and this includes dentistry. The laser…

What are dental implants?

If you are in Chicago, Illinois, and looking to improve your oral health and smile, Marcus Dental Practice has got you covered. Dental implants have provided the ideal solution for many people who are struggling with loose-fitting dentures and tooth loss.  Dental implants can be used for people who wish to replace missing teeth, or…

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Meet Dr. Marcus

“The treatment that I received from Dr. Marcus and the staff has given me confidence that my smile is healthy and will last the rest of my life.” – Luke W When it comes to your dental practitioner, you want the best. For Chicago, Illinois, that is Dr. Marcus. With over 30 years of experience…

Holidays and Sugar

Fall holidays, with all the delicious candies and other treats, begin with the celebration of Halloween. Did you know the average plastic jack-o-lantern used to collect Halloween goodies can hold over 9,000 calories worth of candy? And that’s mostly sugar calories. Getting cavities from all that sugar isn’t the only candy-related worry we have for you or your kids and grandkids during this holiday. Read on to see ways to have a safer holiday season.

Pay Attention to Jaw Pain — It Could Be a Sign of TMD

Every time we eat, drink, yawn, or speak we depend on a special joint in our jaws to complete the action for us. The joint can operate without problems for a long time and we don’t even think about it — until something happens and the joint ceases to work properly. That’s when our brain gets pains that signal that something isn’t right. What can you do?