General Dentistry

What Laser Dentistry Can Do For You

 Innovative Laser Dentistry Laser dentistry is the use of lasers to treat tooth decay and gum disease, remove lesions to perform biopsies, relieve pain from canker sores, and even whiten teeth. These lasers use light to cut or vaporize tissue. There is less pain involved, so the need for anesthesia may be reduced. Because no [...]

What Laser Dentistry Can Do For You2018-10-23T14:58:56+00:00

How to Promote Healthy Dental Habits in Your Children

Children’s Dentistry in Indianapolis, IN Start encouraging healthy dental habits as soon as the first tooth pops out. By brushing (and flossing once two touching teeth protrude) your child’s first teeth, you get them used to the sensation. If you have multiple children, have the older ones help teach the younger siblings how to brush [...]

How to Promote Healthy Dental Habits in Your Children2018-08-14T15:24:15+00:00

Protecting Your Teeth: Six Foods That Are Terrible For Your Teeth

Foods to Avoid for Dental Health We all want those pearly white teeth and oral health that keeps us out from underneath the dentist’s knife. While genetics can often spell good versus bad oral health, your environment can have just as large of an effect on our oral health. In fact, some pieces of food are [...]

Protecting Your Teeth: Six Foods That Are Terrible For Your Teeth2018-08-14T15:21:49+00:00

Traditional Flossing vs. Water Flossing: Which is Better?

Keeping Your Teeth Clean and Healthy We have all been there: you are laying down on the dentist’s chair and the dental assistant pulls the floss out. She starts flossing your teeth and the pain starts almost immediately, that distinct taste of blood hitting your taste buds. “You’ve been flossing every day, right?” No, no [...]

Traditional Flossing vs. Water Flossing: Which is Better?2018-08-14T15:33:03+00:00