Request Request an Appointment Like Us Like Us on Facebook Reviews Review us on Google Call Map
Click Here to Learn More about our Advanced Safety Protocols
Convenient Hours All Under One Roof Advanced Technology

Esplanade Dental Care Blog

August 12, 2022

4 Freedoms You Can Enjoy with Invisalign®

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 4:54 pm
Woman in red sweater holding Invisalign and pointing to smile

If you ask people to sum up what it’s like to wear braces in just one word, you’ll probably get plenty of different answers, but one word that’s almost sure to come up is “limited.” Traditional braces come with many restrictions on your everyday life that can start to wear on you over time. Fortunately, Invisalign lets you enjoy the benefits of orthodontic treatment without the limitations of braces. Below are 4 freedoms of Invisalign in Downers Grove that make the process much more enjoyable!


April 12, 2020

5 Oral Health Tips to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 4:49 pm

woman putting toothpaste on toothbrush

With the number of COVID-19 cases increasing exponentially day by day, it’s easy to become paranoid that one day you will catch it. However, there are preventive measures you can take to lower your risk, such as washing your hands frequently, adhering to social distancing guidelines, and wearing protective gear like masks and gloves when you do have to go out. Besides those precautions, did you know there are dental habits that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus? Keep reading to learn all about them.


February 20, 2019

Want To Straighten Your Teeth Quickly? Invisalign In Downers Grove Can Help!

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 9:13 pm

Woman putting in a clear trayIt’s a safe bet to say that anyone who wants to straighten their teeth probably wants to do it as quickly as possible. Especially busy adults who have full personal and professional lives! The idea of spending years in orthodontic treatment, particularly metal brackets and wires, simply isn’t appealing to most people. Fortunately, there are options today like Invisalign in Downers Grove that are not only invisible, but often faster than traditional braces. Keep reading to find out how long Invisalign usually takes and whether it might work for you!


November 9, 2018

How Much Do Dental Implants in Downers Grove Cost?

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 7:25 pm

A diagram of a dental implant.

Replacing teeth is a complex process, but dental implants in Downers Grove are, for the most part, pretty straightforward. When replacing a single tooth, a titanium implant integrates with natural bone, and an implant-retained crown is placed on top. If you’ve ever called a dentist directly to ask them about cost, you were probably given a vague answer. That’s because the only way you can truly determine cost is by having an implant consultation first.


August 3, 2018

4 Reasons For a Back-To-School Checkup With a Dentist In Downers Grove

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 2:03 pm

Chalkboard with "Back To School" on itIt’s that time of year again! It’s hard to believe that another summer has almost come and gone. If you’re the parent of school-aged children, you’re probably very busy doing everything from buying new clothes to getting school supplies. But there’s one important task that you might not have on your to-do list: a checkup with a dentist in Downers Grove. Keep reading to learn 4 good reasons to schedule routine dental care for your child and how these visits can save them from spending time in the dental chair down the road. You’ll also be glad to know you’ve gotten the school year off to a great start by making sure they have a healthy smile first!


July 8, 2018

Sensitive Teeth? Causes and Solutions From a Dentist in Downers Grove!

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 7:25 pm

A woman touches her mouth in painBeing able to enjoy a nice cold milkshake on a hot summer’s day is something a lot of people take for granted. Unless, of course, they have sensitive teeth! Then simple pleasures like that require a little more effort to enjoy without pain or discomfort. But even though it’s a pain (no pun intended) to deal with sensitivity, the good news is that there are ways to get relief. In this blog, you’ll learn about the causes and solutions for sensitive teeth from a dentist in Downers Grove so you can start enjoying all your favorite foods again – pain free!


June 28, 2018

Your Dentist in Downers Grove Explains What to Expect After Dental Implant Surgery

Filed under: Uncategorized — sherif @ 10:38 pm

Smiling woman in the dental chair.Choosing dental implants to replace a lost tooth is a smart long-term investment in your oral health and your confidence because it restores both your root and your tooth. But what can you expect from the recovery process? Is completing your dental implant as complex as it sounds? Your dentist in Downers Grove has the answers.


January 15, 2014

Achieve a Perfect Smile with Invisalign and Dr. Albert

Many people suffer from insecurities regarding their smile. Believe it or not, your lack of confidence in your smile can leak into many different aspects of your life. If you have crooked, gapped, or generally misshapen teeth, Dr. Sherif Albert is able give you the confidence you have always wanted with Invisalign!

Invisalign is a brand of braces that are far from traditional. For people who want to avoid a mouth full of metal, this is ideal! Invisalign are clear braces, making it barely noticeable, if at all, that you are straightening your teeth. There are many advantages to Invisalign besides the obvious. Invisalign gently straightens your teeth through a series of custom created aligners. Invisalign will also be able to give you better oral health than traditional braces as it allows you to floss and brush your teeth normally by simply removing the aligner, then putting it back on when you’re finished.  Because you won’t have to change your lifestyle, the aligners will be doing their job while you’re doing yours.

By changing your smile, you can change your outlook on yourself and the world. You will be able to join your friends in a laugh, and never be worried about making a good first impression with a dazzling smile. If you feel as though Invisalign is right for you, make an appointment with Dr. Albert, and let him be a part of your new journey.

At Esplanade Dental Care, Dr. Sherif Albert provides quality cosmetic and restorative dentistry services to brighten your smile. Our Downers Grove, IL dental office serves patients from Lombard, Wheaton, Hinsdale, Oak Brook, and surrounding areas. Call us today to schedule your next appointment.


December 13, 2013

Celebrate 2014 with Porcelain Veneers from Dr. Albert

We are always told that first impressions are very important, and if you are insecure about your smile, you worry about making a good first impression. Whether they are misaligned, stained, or chipped, teeth, like everything in life, have a way of going through life’s hard knocks. At Esplanade Dental Care, we are here to make sure you make an amazing first impression, and porcelain veneers may be the way do to just that!

The process of getting your porcelain veneers starts with a consultation with Dr. Albert. He will ask you questions regarding your smile, assess its current state, go over how you want your smile to look at the end of the procedure, and answer any questions or concerns you may have. We make impressions of your mouth and send those impressions to a dental lab to make your custom porcelain veneers. When everything is ready to put in your veneers, we prepare the natural tooth by removing a small amount of enamel to make room. Your porcelain veneer is applied and made permanent with resin cement. In the end, you’re left with nothing but a beautiful, perfect smile.

The reason why porcelain veneers are a wonderful option to a lot of people is because it gives you a very natural look. In many cases, people don’t like for it to be obvious that they had work done, and porcelain veneers are a way for your new look to appear as organic as possible. Porcelain veneers are stain resistant, and can last for up to ten years. Make an appointment with Dr. Albert today, and regain your confidence in your smile!

At Esplanade Dental Care, Dr. Sherif Albert provides quality cosmetic and restorative dentistry services to brighten your smile. Our Downers Grove, Illinois dental office serves patients from Lombard, Wheaton, Hinsdale, Oak Brook and surrounding areas. Call us today to schedule your next appointment.



November 22, 2013

Dr. Albert Can Replace Missing Teeth with Dental Implants in Downers Grove

Is the appearance of your smile marred by missing teeth? You have many options available to restore your smile, so there’s no need to put up with an incomplete smile any longer.  Esplanade Dental Care offers dental implants for a secure replacement option for missing teeth.

When you lose teeth, it’s important to replace them as soon as possible so the health of the rest of your smile won’t suffer. Missing teeth increases the risk that you’ll lose more, and it could lead to your teeth moving around which will impact your bite. It’s important to call us as soon as possible so that we can help your smile with restorative dentistry.

Dental implants work by having a titanium post inserted into your jaw bone. Over time, this post will fuse with your jaw bone, creating a secure base for your replacement teeth that also mimics the root of a natural tooth. We’ll craft a custom crown and attach it to the post for a secure replacement for your missing tooth. Dental implants can also be used to support bridges or even dentures. Give us a call to learn more or to see how dental implants could be a great choice to complete your smile.

At Esplanade Dental Care, Dr. Sherif Albert provides quality cosmetic and restorative dentistry services to brighten your smile. Our Downers Grove, Illinois dental office serves patients from Lombard, Wheaton, Hinsdale, Oak Brook and surrounding areas. Call us today to schedule your next appointment.

Older Posts »