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Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi

Dentistry
Highland Park, IL
23 years experience male

Locations

Chicago Heights Dental Group

Chicago Heights, IL

Address

2400 Chicago Rd., Chicago Heights, IL
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:30am - 7:00pm
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Office

Highland Park, IL

HIGHLAND PARK DENTAL GROUP

Highland Park, IL

About

Bio

Dr. Asadi received his dental degree from Northwestern University Dental School in 1999. He also completed a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of California San Francisco. Dr. Asadi’s commitment to continuing dental education earned him the distinction of a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, a prestigious designation earned by 7% of all dentists in the nation. His advanced education includes the areas of laser dentistry, orthodontic treatment, cosmetic dentistry, and root canal treatment.Dr. Asadi enjoys swimming, running and biking. He completed the Chicago Triathlon in 2009. His other hobbies include hockey, traveling and cooking. He resides with his family in Chicago.

Specialties
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Dentistry

Dentistry - Cosmetic

Languages spoken

Arabic, Persian, Polish, Romanian

Doctor Q&A

30 Answers
16 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Dentist help: Your dentist can devise a safe whitening regimen for you, even when you have sensitive teeth. We can use desensitizing medicaments during the whitenin... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
No need: Take her if you're concerned about any abnormality. Otherwise, teething is a natural, usually uncomfortable, experience for your baby. It just requir... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Not really: There are a number of possibilities behind burning sensation in the mouth. You should see your dentist and physician to properly diagnose your case. T... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Sure: No- prep or minimal-prep veneers help conserve tooth structure. However, you should make sure that they don't impinge on the gum to minimize the chanc... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
See your doctor: You really should see your dentist or doctor. These are usually simple issues to fix with the help of either one. Listerine can slow down the healin... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Bite?: If you know it's a bite for sure, use warm salt water rinses. That will help keep the area clean, and will will help reduce your pain. If you're not s... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Depends: First confirm with a dentist/ physician that its a canker sore (aphthous ulcer), then a topical steroid can be prescribed to speed up the healing.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Doctor's attention: You need to get in touch with the doctor who's taking care of you. While yout symproms could be coincidental, infections at times don't respond to ce... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Get checked: It's time to see your dentist. Could be viral, and easily treatable.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Extra TLC: Continue to handle that area gently for a few days. Warm salt water rinses can help keep that area clean, and will provide some soothing effect. Avoid... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Few possibilities : Could be a fungal infection, biofilm, layers of old tissue. Your dentist or physician can determine the cause easily, please seek their help.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Exciting time: Stay away from topical anesthetics. Use chilled teethers. Draw milk into pacifier, freez it, and give it to your baby. Good luck.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
See your dentist: It could be anug, you should see your dentist/ hygienist as soon as possible.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
It could be both: It sounds like you have multiple things going on at the same time. It's not unusual for opportunistic infections to develop with oral surgery, since ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Ped. & dentist: See a dentist to confirm that no invisible cavities are present. Talk to your pediatrician to confirm that sinuses are ok as well.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
It's worth it: This procedure involves an orthodontist and an oral surgeon. So, it's not a cheap procedure. However, if you need it, it's life changing. You should s... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Consult your docs: Antiviral medications are effective in clearing or preventing cold sores. See your dentist or physician for treatment.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Simple: Good oral hygiene. Flossing and brushing.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Sure: Wisdom teeth can erupt late. Extra or supernumerary teeth are not uncommon. Consult your dentist.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Mostly normal: Most of the time it's the result of tissue turnover and a film of microorganism that live in the oral cavity. It also could be a fungal infection. Bru... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Soak them: Non abrasive cleaners are ideal. Soaking is the least abrasive, to avoid scratching them and increasing the odds to developing build up on them.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Depends on her age: Recent studies have shown a correlation between airway obstruction and grinding in children. So, a visit to your pediatrician and/ or ENT is in order.... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Get it checked: There're different reasons behind TMJ disorders. You should have your dentist or another dentist who's trained in tmd evaluate your problem for proper... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Shortly: Typically 24-48 hours, with the appropriate dose. If the abscess does not improve within that time frame, follow up with your doctor/ dentist.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Depends: If her remaining teeth are in good condition. Fixed is more esthetic and more convenient. Consider dental implants as well.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Normal: Don't worry, it's normal. Make sure you complete all follow up visits prescribed by your surgeon.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
See your dentist: Regardless of the pain, you should see your dentist asap to replace the temporary filling. It's important to keep the inside of the tooth clean and fr... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Quit!: Smoking will slow down your healing. It's best not to smoke at all. If you must smoke, wait until you have your sutures removed.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Follow up: You should have your surgeon check the swelling. Depending on when the surgery was performed, puffiness can be expected, but it can a more serious i... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Al-Asadi
Dentistry 23 years experience
Get it checked: You should have your doctor take a look. It sounds like an allergy to a number of things. Your dentist could check for a clogged up salivary gland (m... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Al-Asadi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Al-Asadi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I been have it since I was young & I want to send a picture. It like a lot of shape, look like circle and sometimes have white &low blood
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Thanks for your quick reply! do i need to go for any particular mouthwash?
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northwestern University
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

UCSF MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

Fellow in Academy of General Dentistry
Top Dentist, Second Place, Evanston, IL - Winter
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

Academy of General Dentistry
Academy of Gp Orthodontics
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
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