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Oct 28

Everyone knows the dentist can protect your oral health, but an issue with your teeth can impact your whole body. Minor problems like difficulty chewing can cause indigestion, while major problems like periodontal disease can cause infections that spread through other parts of your body. If you’re searching for “teeth cleaning services near me,” Dr. […]

Jul 09

When it comes to the oral health of your family, finding a dentist office that you can trust to use the safest techniques, the latest research, and technologies, and a compassionate approach can be a challenge. At Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, IL, we strive to provide much more than a traditional dental practice with […]

Jul 08

If you are missing teeth, your Bloomington dentist may have recommended dental implants. Dental implants are a permanent tooth restoration option that replaces the missing root, providing a secure replacement that allows you to bite, chew, and speak normally. Dental implants are often thought of as the gold standard in tooth replacement because they prevent […]

Mar 18

You have likely heard about the importance of diligent brushing and flossing and regular visits to the dentist in the fight against cavities. But did you know that dental sealants are another great way to help prevent cavities? At Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, IL, we recommend that our young patients get sealants placed on […]

Jan 27

Trusted dentistry is at the heart of all Eastland Dental Center does. This carries over in all we do including the whitening options we provide. Trust the methods Drs Mike and Marisa Milligan employ to lift stains from a single tooth to your entire smile. Here, they’ve listed a few of the reasons to use […]

Sep 20

When caring for their mouths, people often only consider the visible crowns of their teeth. The gums are a crucial part of maintaining the delicate balance of oral health. These soft, pink supportive tissues form a seal or barrier around the teeth. This keeps bacteria and food out. If the gums do show signs of […]

Aug 26

When patients in the Bloomington, IL area need restorative dental care, they may not be aware of the many procedures that are done at Eastland Dental Center. Drs. Mike and Marisa Milligan are pleased to offer patients solutions that are best suited for their specific needs. In many cases, patients may ask about a procedure […]

Mar 21

Patients who have been diagnosed by their primary care physician with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have likely been recommended the use of a CPAP machine to treat their condition. The CPAP machine is one way in which professionals may help patients with OSA. While CPAP is the best treatment for certain degrees and more severe […]

Mar 13

Missing and extracted teeth can have a negative impact on your smile and function. As soon as teeth are removed or lost, you should schedule an appointment with Drs. Mike and Marisa Milligan in Bloomington, IL to learn about your tooth replacement options. There are various way in which patients can restore their smile, including […]

Nov 13

Many patients in the Bloomington, IL area might wonder about the purpose of dental cleanings. They may brush and floss their teeth after every meal and wonder if dental cleanings and routine examinations are truly necessary. They are! With regular visits to the dentist, patients can have their teeth cleaned thoroughly and enjoy the benefits […]

Oct 22

When dentists work with patients, they take the time to educate them on proper oral health habits and the benefits of good oral hygiene. Drs. Mike and Marisa Milligan of Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, IL provide safe and effective treatment options for conditions that may arise. This includes cavities and gum disease. Patients who […]

Sep 03

At Eastland Dental Center, Bloomington, IL area patients can enjoy a wide selection of dental services to improve oral health. This includes preventative services including teeth cleanings, oral cancer screenings, and examinations. Why is preventative dental care important? Many patients think of visiting their dentist only when they have an issue such as an injury […]