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Apr 20

Dental cleaning (medically known as prophylaxis) is an important part of oral health. It helps remove plaque and tartar from your teeth and prevent tooth decay and gum disease. With the team at Eastland Dental Center of Bloomington, Illinois, patients can obtain cleanings with our dental hygienists to ensure they protect their smiles against problems […]

Mar 02

Damaged teeth, often caused by cavities or some other injury to the tooth, can often result in painful problems over time. Cavities are usually the result of bacteria, sugary foods, and poor dental hygiene. If left untreated, cavities can continue to deteriorate a healthy tooth causing further damage that can harm surrounding teeth and ruin […]

Mar 02

Finding just the right dentist and dental practice to meet your needs can be a daunting task. A quick internet search for “dentist near me Bloomington” likely pulled up pages of possibilities, but we believe your search is finally over. Here at Eastland Dental Center, Drs. Mike Milligan and Marisa Milligan and their committed team […]

Mar 02

It only takes one missing tooth to affect your smile and oral health. A missing front tooth can leave an unsightly gap in your smile. A missing molar can impact your bite or cause adjacent teeth to shift out of position. If you have lost a tooth due to injury or decay, a single dental […]

Aug 20

Root canal therapy is one of the most misunderstood dental treatments available – just say the phrase “root canal” to a friend, and you’ll probably receive a groan in reply! Although it has a notoriety for being painful, root canal therapy is a gentle procedure that gets you out of pain and assists you in […]

Aug 20

If you have tried over-the-counter teeth whitening products such as gels, toothpaste, or whitening strips, you know that they can be uncomfortable and provide lackluster results. At Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, IL, we offer a variety of better, safer options for our patients for a teeth whitening experience tailored to each person’s specific needs. […]

Aug 20

Tooth loss is an oral health issue that anyone at any age can face. Whether it is due to an accident, tooth decay, tooth fractures, or genetics, a missing tooth can affect not only your self-confidence but also your oral health and wellness. At Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, IL, our team of dentists provides […]

Jun 02

Dental health is an integral part of your overall physical health. While most people recognize that they need to brush and floss regularly and come to a dentist for regular cleanings, there could come a time when a tooth needs to be removed. That could be due to trauma, an infection, or other causes. If […]

Jun 02

One of the first things that someone will notice about you when you meet them for the first time is your smile. Due to this, having a smile you are proud of is essential and can improve your overall confidence. If your teeth are not as white as you would like, professional teeth whitening services […]

Jun 02

To help keep your teeth healthy, regularly brushing and flossing is essential. A preventative measure for your teeth are dental sealants. It is a material that seals over deep grooves in the teeth to help prevent plaque and food particles from sitting in those areas. Sealants are commonly done in adolescents who may need improvement […]

May 25

Dental crowns are a common way to repair broken teeth. Still, people have questions about having this procedure done. At Eastland Dental Center, our dentists provide patients with the highest level of dental care. When you’re searching for a dentist for crowns in Bloomington, IL, Dr. Mike Milligan, and Dr. Marisa Milligan are the team […]

May 25

Sure, you brush your teeth and floss every day, but that is only part of the equation for maintaining your oral health. It would be best if you also had regular dental cleanings. Not only will this remove tartar and build up, but it will also allow your dentist to evaluate the health of your […]