Dr. Umang Patel was recently quoted in the article, “12 Medications That Cause Dry Mouth (and How to Treat It),” published on SingleCare.com. Here’s an excerpt from the article from Dr. Umang Patel: “It’s important to keep your appointments every six months with your dentist if you are experiencing dry mouth because it can cause tooth decay,” … Continued
Get the scoop on Dr. Umang Patel. We hope you’d say you know us pretty well. We’ve known many of you for years, and we see multiple generations in many of your families. Getting to know you personally is part of the feeling of family we talk about so often. But the truth is that … Continued
The Difference Between Mouthwash for Adults and Kids, and Benefits of Both The holidays in Chicagoland bring mischievous and cozy traditions like mistletoe and snuggling by the fire. Social distancing might put a damper on those up-close-and-personal traditions this year, but that doesn’t mean we should abandon an important component of supplementary oral hygiene: mouthwash. … Continued
Behind the N95 Mask: Meet the Team We enjoy getting to know all of our patients and their families. When you’re here for a visit, it’s all about you, and that’s how it should be! But we realized you might not always have a chance to get to know the Romeoville Dental Center staff as … Continued
From Our Romeoville Family to Yours We’re always grateful for our patients, but this year more than ever. As Thanksgiving approaches, we wanted to share the top 10 reasons for our Romeoville family to give thanks to our patients this year. Our patients keep us smiling with your good humor and resilience. You opened our … Continued
Dr. Umang Patel recently contributed to the article Six Things Your Dentist Wants You to Know During COVID-19 published on Dentaly.org. Here’s an excerpt from the article from Dr. Umang Patel: “It’s important for patients to keep their scheduled dental appointments to visit the dentist, not just for emergency situations. We understand that not everyone is … Continued
Open Enrollment and End-of-Year Mean It’s Time to Evaluate Coverage There’s a lot to think about this time of year, from elections to holidays. Dental insurance may not be top of mind, but it should be on the list. That’s true for two reasons: It’s time to opt in or out for the next year, … Continued
Our own Dr. Nina Arora had the opportunity to provide insight on Foods That Can Help Strengthen Your Teeth in a September, 2020 blog post on the Acteh website. (Acteh is a producer of electric toothbrushes.) Read the full article here. To schedule an appointment, fill out this form, or call our office at 815-886-0875.
In the News: 9 Reasons Your Teeth Hurt and How to Stop the Ache, According to Dentists on Prevention.com
Romeoville Dental Center’s Dr. Umang Patel weighs in on stress, sinuses, and infections as three of the nine pain points for patients in a June 17, 2020 article on Prevention.com titled 9 Reasons Your Teeth Hurt and How to Stop the Ache, According to Dentists, by Lauren Krouse. Read the full article here.
The media rely on thought-leading practitioners to provide comments, context, and insights for their stories. We’re proud to be among the thought leaders in the dental community who take those calls and share our knowledge with the public through many media outlets. Most recently, we were proud to see Dr. Patel in the news talking … Continued