Categories for Oral Health

Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

Root canals surely don’t have the best reputation when it comes to dental treatments. There are plenty of myths swirling around about the restorative procedure. To clear up some of the basics, read our blog post for answers to the most frequently asked questions we get about root canals.

Versatile Dental Implants in Indianapolis

Modern dental implants have been around since the 1970s, but they’ve improved significantly since those early days. They are one of the best tooth replacements because they look and feel very similar to a natural tooth. Read our blog post to learn about dental implants and see how versatile are they.

How to Ease Your Nerves at the Dentist

Going to the dentist isn’t most people’s idea of a fun time, but some experience quite a bit of anxiety about it. This anxiety can lead you to delay necessary procedures like cleanings and exams. Check out our blog post to see how you can ease your nerves with sedation dentistry.

Dr. Sitaram Now On Staff as an Oral Surgeon at St. Francis Hospital!

Dr. Dipesh Sitaram is an experienced and talented oral surgeon. In addition to continuing his work at Dental Solutions of Avon/Indy, he will also be on staff at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis! Read our blog post to learn more about Dr. Sitaram’s credentials and what this new position at St. Francis Hospital can do for your smile!

What Happens if TMJ/TMD Goes Untreated?

Believe it or not, there are many who struggle with jawbone issues. If you’ve had jaw pain, often suffer from lockjaw, or are struggling with headaches, you may have temporomandibular joint disorder, also known as TMD. Read our blog post to see what happens if TMJ/TMD goes untreated.

How to Prevent Calcification on Teeth

Calcium is a vital mineral. It helps build bones, allows our blood to clot, and so much more. But what happens when we have calcium buildup on our teeth? Check out our blog post where we discuss how to prevent and treat excessive calcification on teeth.

Are Composite Fillings Safe For Me?

Back in the old days of dentistry, getting a dental filling meant getting a bright, silver filling that’s easy to spot compared to the color of your natural teeth. These days, patients thankfully have another option: composite fillings. Check out our blog post where we give you the scoop on composite fillings and whether they’re safe for you.

Pediatric Dental Milestones Your Child Should Reach

Childhood is full of important milestones from taking the first step to saying the first word. There also happens to be a few milestones to keep an eye out for in terms of your child’s oral health as well. Check out our blog post for a look at the pediatric dental milestones your child should be reaching.

What Are Early Signs of Dental Decay?

Tooth decay is one of the most common dental ailments. It's important to be able to identify signs of decay so that you can seek treatment as soon as possible. If left untreated, decay can wreak havoc on your smile and can even lead to more serious health concerns down the road. Read our blog post to learn about the early signs of dental decay.

Financing Options For Affordable Dentistry

Our office provides high-quality dentistry while offering a variety of financing options to help our patients fit a healthy smile into their budget. We believe that patients should have access to exceptional, affordable dentistry without sacrificing on the level of care. Check out our blog post for affordable dentistry details.