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Mar 20

If a patient has a lost or extracted tooth at the back of the mouth, specifically the molars, they may wonder if dental implants are an option for replacing the missing tooth. The answer is yes. Dental implants can be used for back teeth. The team at Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington, Illinois, provides implants and other tooth replacement options […]

Oct 13

Sleep loss is a common problem among children, adults, and teens. Poor sleep can impact your health, happiness, school, work, and other areas of your life. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a sleep disorder that interferes with your breathing, making it difficult to sleep soundly. If OSA is the cause of your sleeplessness, we can […]

Apr 12

One of the best ways to maintain good oral health is to follow a good oral hygiene routine. This includes daily brushing and flossing at home and scheduling routine dental cleanings. Home oral care isn’t enough to keep your teeth free from plaque and tartar, as there are areas in your mouth where your toothbrush […]

Nov 08

If you’re tired of living with missing teeth or unhappy with traditional dentures, you could be a candidate for implants. Dental implants offer a natural appearance, stability, longevity, and many other aspects of natural teeth to have you smile with confidence. You can obtain quality dental implant services at Eastland Dental Center in Bloomington. What’s the Attraction? Dental implants […]

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 […]

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 […]