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3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health

3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health

added on: January 14, 2019
woman with stress

It’s no secret that high stress can negatively affect our health. Prolonged periods of too much stress has been linked to heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, obesity, and difficulty in managing diabetes. But at our dental office in Indianapolis, we know that increased stress can also harm your oral health. Gum… Read More…

Looking for Migraine Relief? Consider Seeing Your Dentist

added on: June 11, 2018

Over 39 million Americans, including both adults and children, are affected by chronic migraines, and currently there is no cure. In order to help educate the public on the reality of this painful condition, our Indianapolis dental office observes National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month every June. But why is… Read More…

Don’t Let Holiday Stress Affect Your Oral Health

added on: November 27, 2017

Late November is when we gear up for a few weeks of feasts, family, fun, shopping, and all that the holiday season brings. Between arranging schedules to see everyone you need to see, fitting in all the parties you’ve been invited to, cooking large meals, and everything in between, it’s… Read More…

Do I Need a Dental Night Guard?

added on: September 28, 2017

Dental night guards are usually recommended for patients who suffer from nighttime tooth grinding, also known as bruxism. According to the American Dental Association, bruxism affects around 10-15% Americans, so it’s a pretty common problem. While night guards are typically the treatment of choice for bruxism patients, our dental offices… Read More…

What Exactly is Occlusion?

added on: July 12, 2017

At our dental offices in Indianapolis , we’re often asked what certain technical dental terms mean, and we’re always happy to explain them. Which brings us to the topic of the day: Occlusion. What is occlusion? What are we looking at when we talk about it? Why does it matter?… Read More…

Top 4 Ways to Stop Biting Your Cheeks

added on: February 24, 2017

Cheek biting is a common habit and is actually very similar to nail biting. Typically brought on by stress or when nervous, biting the inside of the cheek — or the lips or tongue — can be painful, and in certain cases, concerning for the dental team at our Indianapolis… Read More…

What’s It Mean if Your Jaw Gets Locked?

added on: September 22, 2016

The feeling of a jaw that won’t close or open and seems as if it’s stuck is one of the worst feelings someone can experience. It’s terrifying, it’s painful, and it’s random. But what exactly causes it? The team at our Indianapolis dental office is here to hopefully ease your… Read More…

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