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Q&A: Can Stress Cause Sleep Apnea?

Posted on January 27th, 2023 by Dr. Nikoo Daftary

As we enter the new year and leave the post-holiday stress behind us, there may be new stressors or triggers affecting our energy levels and quality of sleep. Stress and anxiety are associated with an array of health issues, but can it actually cause sleep apnea? In short, no, stress does not cause sleep apnea, […]

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Xerostomia: What Causes Dry Mouth and How to Treat It

Posted on December 27th, 2022 by Dr. Nikoo Daftary

Dry mouth, or xerostomia, is a common oral health condition affecting 25% of all adults. Xerostomia occurs when the salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, and can negatively affect your overall health if not addressed. The Importance of Saliva Saliva plays an important role in oral health by neutralizing the acid caused by bacteria, and […]

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Is Vaping Bad For Your Teeth?

Posted on November 23rd, 2022 by Dr. Nikoo Daftary

Is Vaping Bad For Your Teeth? There is a lot of debate surrounding the health effects of vaping. While some say it is terrible for your lungs, others claim it is a great way to quit smoking cigarettes. But what about your teeth?  Unfortunately, vaping has been shown to cause teeth discoloration and staining, so […]

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Can I Sleep With Invisalign?

Posted on August 22nd, 2022 by Dr. Nikoo Daftary

When it comes to Invisalign aligners, many people ask if they can sleep with their Invisalign in place, so let’s take a look at this topic more closely. Can you wear your aligners while sleeping during Invisalign treatment? The answer depends on several factors, so keep reading as we break them down. Can You Sleep […]

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How Long Does a TMJ Flare Up Last? And What Causes It?

Posted on June 27th, 2022 by Dr. Nikoo Daftary

If you’re having a TMJ flare-up, you’re likely experiencing jaw pain, trouble opening and closing your mouth, and clicking or popping. While TMJ symptoms can be unpleasant, the good news is that flare-ups are temporary. And with the right dental treatment, you can reduce flare-ups or prevent them altogether. Here’s everything you need to know […]

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Geneva Malagutti
I was a little hesitant to come here after reading some reviews on Yelp but decided to give it a try after being reassured by Millie (who is really sweet and pleasant) over the phone, and I'm really happy I did. The office is beautiful, modern, and clean, something that really makes a difference for me going to the dentist. They were very prompt, I didn't have
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~ Geneva Malagutti, Chicago, IL
Megan Henley
Art of modern dentistry is an amazing place to get your teeth cleaned! Dr. Daftary is wonderful and funny. They have the best financial experts to help you get the treatment you need. I would recommend their services to my family and friends!
~ Megan Henley, Chicago, IL
Brant Herzer
I've been a Art of Modern Dentistry patient for almost a decade at both the South Loop and Lincoln Park locations. Currently I go to the LP office and have to say these are the bets dental pros in Chicago. From the hygienists, to the doctors, to the office staff everyone is professional, nice, and wonderful at their job.
~ Brant Herzer, Chicago, IL
Ashton McLean-Hall
I was blown away by the warm energy that radiated from the staff. They made sure that I understood everything and knew what the cost would be before we moved forward. Each person took the time to sit with me and explain the process. These people clearly love their job, their co-workers, and have a passion for assisting their clients with their dental health.
~ Ashton McLean-Hall, Chicago, IL