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FAQs about us - Oakbrook Terrace & CHICAGO, IL

Frequently Asked Questions About Us

Frequently Asked Questions About Us

What is a periodontist

A: A periodontist is a general dentist that has gone on to study further in dental school and specializes in diagnosing, treating, and preventing diseases involving the gums. Periodontists also specialize in replacing missing teeth with dental implants.

Why do I need a periodontist

A: You must see a periodontist if you have gum disease or would like to repair the damage of gum disease. Dr. Amarik Singh will treat your gum disease and restore your smile with a wide range of periodontal services including gum grafts, bone regeneration, osseous surgery, and dental implants.

What type of extra training does a periodontist have

A: Dr. Singh graduated from Northwestern University Dental School in 1997, and went on to obtain his specialty certificate in Periodontics and his Master’s Degree from Northwestern University in 1999. Dr. Singh has remained on the cutting edge of dentistry by staying current with his continuing education. He has received hundreds of hours of continuing education credits since completing his dental training.

Why should I choose Dr. Singh as my periodontist

A: Apart from his extensive training and credentials, Dr. Singh combines professionalism, compassion, and patient education to make sure all of his patients feel relaxed and comfortable in our office. You will receive customized patient care from Dr. Singh. He will sit down with you, explain all of the procedures, answer your questions, and will even follow-up with you with a personal phone call after your treatment to make sure you are doing well and have no further questions.

What does Dr. SIngh offer that other local periodontists may not

A: Dr. Singh prides himself on staying up-to-date with the latest technology in dental care to provide you with the safest and most effective methods for your dental needs. He provides his patients with highly accurate diagnosis and treatment with his Sirona Galileos 3D Cone Beam Imaging Scanner. He has been trained and certified to perform The Pinhole Surgical Technique™; a minimally-invasive alternative to traditional gum recession surgery that has been deemed a “breakthrough” in treating gum disease. Our practice is also one of the only offices in the Oakbrook Terrace, IL area that has a Board Certified Anesthesiologist on staff to aid in sedation dentistry. Please feel free to call our office with any other questions you may have and to make an appointment with us. We look forward to meeting you!