West Willow Dental

Getting to Know Margaret

Getting to Know Margaret

What’s your title? Front Desk Coordinator/Maestro. Where did you grow up? Go to school? I grew up in Olympia Fields, IL, and graduated from Rich Central High School. I also attended Eastern Illinois University. How and when did you get your start at West Willow Family Dental? I started working with West Willow Family Dental […]

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Getting to Know Dr. Ray

Getting to Know Dr. Ray

How did you get started in dentistry? I shadowed a dentist, who was a friend of my parents, in high school. I officially became a dentist in 1992. Where did you grow up and get your education? I grew up in Elmhurst, Illinois, and went to Loyola University in Chicago for undergrad. I went to […]

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New Oral Cancer Screening Tool Can Help Save Lives

New Oral Cancer Screening Tool Can Help Save Lives

New dental technology has helped us thrive as a business and improve the care we give our patients. Whether we are using technology to help whiten teeth, X-rays to get an idea of what is going on inside of a mouth or countless other advancements, keeping up with state of the art tools has been […]

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The Digital Dentist: West Willow Goes High-Tech

The Digital Dentist: West Willow Goes High-Tech

The Digital Dentist: West Willow Goes High-Tech At West Willow Dental, we are always looking for ways to make your visits as convenient, productive and painless as possible. That’s why we’ve brought in the newest technologies to enhance your dental care experience. With Dexis Digital Imaging, dental x-rays have entered a new dimension. Emitting 70-75% […]

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Products Recommended for Dry Mouth

Products Recommended for Dry Mouth

At West Willow Dental, patients often ask us about dry mouth (known as xerostomia). While there are many causes of dry mouth, when enough saliva isn’t produced our mouths get dry and uncomfortable. Additionally, lack of saliva can also increase risk of gingivitis, tooth decay and mouth infections. We recommend two products to our patients […]

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