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Chicago dentist discusses best cosmetic treatments for championship smiles

Dr. Theodore M. Siegel Big Smile Dental Provides Best Cosmetic Dentistry in Chicago

What do you and Danielle Moinet have in common? Access to a dentist in Chicago willing to take time to help you find the best cosmetic strategy. Danielle is better known as WWE superstar, Summer Rae, and not just for her athletic moves in the ring. Summer’s gorgeous smile is her brand, in the gym, in front of thousands of fans, or at a photo shoot. She picks Big Smile Dental as her partner in oral health. No pain, just gain Summer loves her career, but pain is part of it – from sore muscles after training to injuries in … Continue reading

Smile makeover transforms self-image for Chicago patients

Selfies have become how we chronicle our lives. So much so, that the trend was the impetus for Apple’s first front-facing camera (the iPhone4) in 2010. It is estimated that the average millennial will take about 25,700 selfies in a lifetime, spending more than 54 hours each year saying, “cheese.” Today, people of all ages and both genders take about one million selfies a day. Sadly, many other resist smiling in person or in pictures because of discomfort with the appearance of their smiles. Dr. Theodore Siegel solves selfie shyness for Chicago area patients with phenomenal smile makeovers. Testimonials tell … Continue reading

Patient in Chicago, IL disappointed with another dentist’s “before” procedure thrilled after Dr. Siegel’s veneers

In capable and experienced hands, cosmetic dentistry can be a positive, life-changing experience. In this video, Kristen Ray talks about her disappointment in an original veneers procedure done before she met Dr. Theodore Siegel at Big Smile Dental in Chicago, IL. Now, she is delighted with her smile after Dr. Siegel’s artistic touch in redesigning and replacing her veneers. A bit about veneers Veneers are thin coverings made of lustrous dental porcelain. Each veneer is crafted to fit over a prepared tooth to improve the look of its shape, size, color, or alignment. The need for artistry extends well beyond … Continue reading

Fabulous function: Invisalign treatment in Chicago

Most people would love to have straight, evenly-spaced teeth. For many, Invisalign makes a gorgeous natural smile a reality. There are also important functional reasons to consider treatment. Big Smile Dental in Chicago shares this helpful information.  Chew on this  Each type of tooth plays a vital role in helping you process nutritious foods into digestible bits: Incisors. Front and center, top and bottom, these eight teeth cut into food. Imagine trying to take a bite out of an apple with angled front teeth. Canines. The next four teeth are pointed, intended for ripping and tearing. With crooked canines, you have difficulty … Continue reading

Chicago practice suggests several ways to afford the cost of dental implants

Dental implants can be a terrific lifetime solution for missing teeth. However, cost of treatment is naturally a concern. The team at Big Smile Dental in Chicago is passionate about helping you get the care you deserve. Here are some ideas to help make dental implants affordable on virtually any budget. Insurance  Many dental insurers pay for the lowest cost alternative to a dental implant. Reimbursement for the price of a partial denture or bridge can take a big chunk out of your implant bill. In addition, a portion of necessary extractions, diagnostics, and bone grafting could be covered. Medical … Continue reading

Chicago dentist answers, “Are porcelain veneers responsible for the smiles near me?”

Are people in Chicago taking better care of their teeth? It seems so, any time you look around a board room or at your social media newsfeed. You may be wondering, “Were the gorgeous smiles near me created by porcelain veneers?” Dr. Theodore Siegel explains that this is likely.   By the numbers   In 2010, The New York Times indicated the number of patients with dental veneers increased by 15 percent from 2004 to 2006, to nearly 600,000 people. The popularity of this smile enhancement method has continued to grow in Chicago and across the globe.   Why? Statistic … Continue reading

Porcelain dental veneers bring the Hollywood Smile to Chicago

Broad, dazzling grins like those of Matt Damon and Eva Mendes exemplify the “Hollywood Smile.” However, silver screen smiles didn’t always exist. Here is some fun history about the man who made porcelain dental veneers the hallmark of celebrity smiles. Today, Chicago women and men – from stay-at-home wives to business moguls – are also taking advantage of this transformation.   Man behind the magic   In the 1920s most people didn’t take good care of their teeth. “Talking pictures” emerged in 1928, creating a need for actors who spoke well and looked good doing so. Unfortunately, many performers had … Continue reading

Is a root canal specialist your best choice in Chicago, IL?

Best Root Canal Specialist in Chicago IL

A root canal can save your natural tooth, when the only other alternative would be extraction. The need for root canal therapy may develop gradually, or an acute toothache and abscess could happen fast. The team at Big Smile Dental hopes you never have this experience. However, it doesn’t hurt to give a little thought, in advance, to whether a root canal specialist in Chicago, IL is your best choice in that situation. The endodontist An endodontist is a dentist who has taken at least two years of training, beyond dental school, focused entirely on diagnosing dental pain and performing … Continue reading

How affordable are braces in Chicago?

How affordable are braces in Chicago

Let’s face it, no one wants crooked teeth. Modern options for straightening teeth have become more comfortable, more efficient, and less noticeable than ever before. However, cost is naturally a concern for smart consumers. As you think about how affordable braces are in Chicago, you might want to take into account these considerations. Compared to other options Braces and orthodontic alternatives like Invisalign shift teeth into straighter positions. They are really the only way to correct misalignment. However, porcelain veneers are a great way to disguise minor misalignment in teeth that show when you smile. (Since they don’t move teeth, … Continue reading

The science and art of cosmetic dentures in Chicago, IL

Cosmetic Dentures Chicago IL

Missing teeth cause you to miss out on a lot – enjoyable meals, confident smiles, and a youthful appearance. Correctly-designed dentures made of premium materials restore a great deal of chewing function. They also take years off your face. Let’s take a look at some of the ways great-fitting cosmetic dentures reverse signs of aging for Chicago, IL patients. The aging effect of ill-fitting dentures The bony ridge is the rim of the jaw where dentures sit. This ridge shrinks over time, without stimulation from tooth roots. Eventually, dentures have to settle deeper into the jaws. Then: Folds form in … Continue reading

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