Dr. Michael Farr
Dr. Michael Farr
I specialize in
Dentistry - Cosmetic
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I am located at
Smiles By Farr, Ltd.
9744 N. IL Route 47
Huntley , IL 60142
Michael I. Farr, DMD, Ltd.
118 Barrington Commons Court
Barrington , IL 60010
Mon 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 11:00am - 7:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 5:00am
Thu 8:00am - 5:00am
Accepted Insurance Plans
Aetna Life Insurance Company
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Lincoln National Life Insurance Company
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Prudential Insurance Company of America
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Illinois, Chicago
BS - Bachelor of Science
Temple University Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry
DMD - Doctor of Dental Medicine
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I've won the following awards
Top Dentist, Evanston, IL
America's Top Doctors and Dentists Award 2012
Who's Who Among Professionals 2011
Highest Proficiency in Dentistry Award 2005
Outstanding Concepts and Skill in Fixed Prosthodontics Award 2005
Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
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I started antibiotics for an infection around my tooth on Sat at 5pm its Mon & not better. im breastfeeding so I cant take certain pills. what do I do? In brief: Get into the dentist
A proper diagnosis is paramount in order to get you on the path of healing.
The type of infection needs to be determined before the proper medicine can be prescribed. You should go to see a dentist right away.ANTIBIOTIC BREASTFEEDING FEMALE HEALTH
I'm on antibiotics for wisdom tooth abscess, goin away in 3 weeks time ( flying) might not be able to have it out before I go away, can I still fly? In brief: Get it doneABSCESS ANTIBIOTIC DENTAL ABSCESS TOOTH ABSCESS
Antibiotics are very helpful but you have to address the root cause of the infection to ever be truly safe.
Why my baby's teeth grew with irregular formation? Will they effect the permanent teeth in the future? In brief: Not necessarsilySee 4 more answers
Some irregular formations have a genetic program. Others do not.
I'm on antibiotics for wisdom tooth abscess, goin away in 3 weeks time ( flying) might not be able to have it out before I go away, can I still fly? In brief: ProbablySee 4 more answers
As long as you get the abscess under control you should be fine to fly.
Get a back-up prescription for antibiotics and pain meds just in case. Worst case scenario, delay your flight until you get treatment.ABSCESS ANTIBIOTIC DENTAL ABSCESS TOOTH ABSCESS
My baby started to has teeth at 14mos with 6 teeth eruption once at a time. But until now 19 mos still no sign with the other eruption. Normal? In brief: Yes
On average, baby teeth start erupting at 6-7 months and continue until 2 yrs of age.
Some, however, are delayed and the teeth come in later. It's nothing to worry about.RASH
I had an operculectomy performed Wednesday because I had signs of pericoronitis. the sight is still sore and puss is still draining. What should I do? In brief: See the provider.PERICORONITIS
If there is puss draining, that is a sign of infection.
Hi,currently l have two ulcerson my bottom gum, a little swollen gland (more on right node), shoul l treat it as a cold or just gum swelling? In brief: Get evaluatedGUM SWELLING
Swelling of any kind is sign of inflammation.
I have been diagnosed with lichenoid mucositis is there anything i can do? In brief: SteroidsMUCOSITIS ANTIOXIDANTSee 4 more answers
This is your immune system acting out.
I have a cavities..And I do a french kiss with someone HIV person.How im risk? In brief: Its a gambleCARIES DENTAL CARIES HIV HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS TOOTH DECAYSee 2 more answers
Hiv is transmitted through bodily fluids such as blood, semen, excretions.
What is the treatment for TMJ disc perforation ? In the case of anterior disc displacement without reduction and condyle deformity. In brief: Not a whole lotSee 4 more answers
A perforated TMJ disc cannot be repaired and surgery to replace the disc has mixed results.
If you are unable to function with pain or difficulty then surgery may be your only option.TMJ (TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT) DISORDERS