What is family dentistry?
General and family dentistry are among the broadest categories within dentistry. General and family dentistry in Chicago, Illinois includes a variety of dental services aimed at helping you improve and maintain your oral health. Dr. Carlton and Dr. Dunlap, our seasoned dentists, provide a broad range of dental treatments to meet all of your needs and goals for your smile. If you have a tooth that is damaged, decayed, broken, or missing, we invite you to contact us today to learn how we can improve your dental health and function. We also provide treatment for gum disease (periodontal disease) and much more. Our greatest goal is to help you keep your smile in the best possible health.

Should I go to the dentist?
Yes! We encourage all of our patients to visit us at Essential Dental PC at least twice every year. During these routine visits, we will provide you with a thorough dental cleaning and exam to make sure that your smile is healthy. We also welcome you to call us for an appointment if you notice any form of dental pain or damage, or if you suffer from a dental emergency. Call or visit us today to learn more and to set up your next visit. We are eager to care for your family!