Good Nutrition Equals a Healthy Mouth

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It’s no secret that we care about our neighbors and are committed to helping them have the healthiest smiles possible. But there are several things that go into getting a healthy grin beyond simply brushing and flossing alone. The truth is, one of the biggest factors directly related to good oral is good nutrition. During […]

Why You Should Always Brush Your Tongue

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Your dentist in Indianapolis may spend a lot of time talking about the health of your teeth and the best way to take care of them. After all, dentists are responsible for doing everything they can to make sure your pearly whites stay strong for a lifetime. But there’s another part of your oral health […]

Where’s Your Tongue Supposed to Rest in Your Mouth?

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Have you ever heard of something called tongue posture? How about tongue positioning? Chances are you probably haven’t, but it’s a very real thing that can cause some very real problems if done incorrectly. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Indianapolis covers what tongue posture is, why it’s important to have proper tongue posture, […]

Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

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Nearly 40 million American adults have sensitive teeth, according to the Academy of General Dentistry. It’s a very common problem that can keep people from enjoying the hot and cold foods they love. Your dentist in Indianapolis understands how frustrating and painful having sensitive teeth can be. But what causes sensitive teeth… and is there […]

The Dangers of DIY Smile Whitening

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If you’ve surfed the internet at all over the last few years, chances are you’ve seen claims of how certain DIY smile whitening treatments can transform your teeth. While we understand how tempting it can be to try these easy and affordable trends to get a brighter, whiter smile, your dentist in Indianapolis wants you […]

What You Need to Know About Denture Care

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Tooth loss is, unfortunately, incredibly common. In fact, more than 36 million Americans don’t have any natural teeth. For these people, dentures can be an excellent solution. Dentures not only replace teeth, they can also help restore confidence and the lives of those who get them. However, your dentist in Indianapolis wants patients to know […]

Surprising Things About Spit

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When we think of spit, we may automatically think about how gross it is, especially when someone spits in public. But what would you say if we told you that spit is actually something pretty incredible? Join your dentist in Indianapolis as we talk about some of the surprising facts about spit. We Produce A […]

Dentistry & Diabetes

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On November 14, the world will celebrate World Diabetes Day, a momentous occasion that serves to bring awareness to the seriousness of diabetes. In fact, more than 30 million Americans alone are living with the disease. But why is your dentist in Indianapolis talking about a disease that affects the pancreas? As it turns out, […]

3 Easy Tips to Help Tackle Your Dental Fear

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This time of year, there’s football and Halloween fun festivities. There’s also a lot of fright and anxiety going on, and your dentist in Indianapolis isn’t referring to haunted houses and ghosts. We’re talking to the patients who genuinely dread having a dental appointment looming on their calendar like a ghastly, ghostly goblin. We’re here […]

We Tried These Three Things & Our Sugar Cravings Stopped

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Just like you, your dentist in Indianapolis is overwhelmed this time of year by the amount of sugary Halloween treats on the market. Did you ever notice how much candy there is at every single store, from pharmacies to supermarkets? Where does it all go? (We sure would like to know.) These little bite-sized treats […]