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  • Do you suffer from sleep apnea?
    At Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd., we know our patients love a good amount of rest each night in order to be energized for the day and week ahead. After Read more
  • Teeth, Bones—What’s the Difference?
    They’re often mentioned together, and that’s understandable. After all, they’re the strongest parts of the body, they’re made of many of the same elements, they both require a diet rich Read more
  • Things You Should Know Before Getting an Oral Piercing
    Have you been thinking about getting an oral piercing lately? It could seem enticing because they look trendy or cool, but it’s worth know the health risks associated with oral Read more
  • Some Benefits to Giving Your Smile an Extra Boost
    For many individuals, autumn brings with it a number of new beginnings. Fall is the time that many people return to school, get back to the daily grind after an Read more
  • Happy Labor Day!
    Labor Day is upon us, and that means the non-official end to summer. Before the kids head back to school and temperatures start to cool down, this is your last Read more
  • When to Begin Dental Care for Your Baby
    Children’s oral health differs from the needs of adults in many ways. It’s vital for you to understand what your child needs to keep his or her teeth healthy. the Read more
  • How do I know if I need a root canal?
    Tooth decay affects everyone, with studies reporting that 92% of adults have had a cavity at one point in their lifetime. In more serious instances of tooth decay, however, the Read more
  • Aging and Dental Health
    As you grow older, your mind may be preoccupied with the health of your bones, heart, or brain. However, our team at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd. will tell you Read more
  • Water: It’s Not Just for Brushing!
    We turn on the tap and it comes rushing out. We walk down the hall at work or school and stop at the fountain without even thinking about it. It’s Read more
  • How do I clean my baby’s teeth?
    Creating good dental hygiene habits early in your child’s life is essential to the health of his or her teeth, even when your infant doesn’t have any. By starting now, Read more
  • How to get Brighter Teeth for Life
    Have you ever wondered why some people have dull and yellow teeth, while others have bright, white smiles? It’s not luck. Everyone’s teeth naturally dull over time because of aging and Read more
  • Crushing the Ice-Chewing Habit
    It's a habit many people have and not only can it be annoying to the people around you, it can be detrimental to your dental health. Chewing ice is so Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd., summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd., summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd., summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd., summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more