Categories for Oral Health

How Does Teeth Whitening Remove Stains?

While there’s no way to reverse aging, a wide variety of advances in medical technology have lessened its effects. Read our blog post where we discuss a popular treatment: professional teeth whitening.

Root Canal Procedure: Step by Step

You don’t need to run away at thought of a root canal. Root canal is a common, proven treatment that helps rather than hurts you. Read our blog post where we shine some light on the steps of the procedure to let you know that it’s not something that should cause you worry or fear.

Are CEREC Crowns As Durable As Other Dental Crowns?

Patients often ask if CEREC crowns are as durable as traditional crowns. Read our blog post where we address that question while providing a brief description of crowns in general and CEREC technology in particular.

Why Do I Breathe Through My Mouth When I Sleep?

Do you ever wake up with a dry mouth or sore jaw in the morning? Chances are you’ve been breathing through your mouth when you sleep. Read our blog post for the causes of, consequences of, and ways to prevent breathing through your mouth when you sleep.

Why Are My Teeth Sensitive to Temperature?

Do you find yourself wincing after a sip of hot coffee or a bite of ice cream? If so, your teeth may be more sensitive than normal. Read our blog post for some wisdom on common causes of tooth sensitivity as well as some ways we treat it. Contact our office if you are concerned about tooth sensitivity.

Can I Get a Cavity on My Dental Implant?

Check out our blog post to discover whether bacteria can cause a cavity in a dental implant. We encourage you to ask us all your dental-related questions! Contact us with more questions or to schedule your next appointment at our Avon dental practice, near Indianapolis.

How Do I Protect & Strengthen My Tooth Enamel?

Check out our blog post to learn about tooth enamel, the protective shield on your teeth. We suggest ways to preserve this important tooth layer, and we reveal a secret weapon that will strengthen its defense against bacteria! Contact our office with more questions about caring for your oral health.