Reverse the Signs of Aging

Jun 21, 2017::drgoris

As we age our smiles begin to fade, teeth may crack or become discolored leaving you feeling less than confident in your smile. Dr. David Goris believes every patient, of every age, should love to smile. Cracks, yellowing, and gaps …
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Patients Review Beautiful Smiles

May 2, 2017::drgoris

Dr. David Goris offers general, restorative and cosmetic dental services in a compassionate, comfortable environment to Greenwood, IN and surrounding communities. His family focused dentist office sees patients of all ages, offering the convenience of a family dental practice that …
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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Apr 3, 2017::drgoris

April is National Oral Cancer Awareness month. This year Greenwood, IN dentist Dr. David Goris and the American Dental Association (ADA) want to spread awareness of the signs and symptoms of this growing health concern. Oral cancer affects thousands of …
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FAQ: Dental Veneers

Mar 1, 2017::drgoris

Your smile should reflect your positivity and radiate with your natural confidence. If you feel insecure about your smile due to chips, cracks, discoloration or other cosmetic dental concerns, porcelain veneers could rejuvenate your smile. Greenwood,IN dentist Dr. David Goris …
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Missing Teeth, Beyond Aesthetics

Feb 7, 2017::drgoris

Missing teeth are a cosmetic and dental health concern. Replacing missing teeth is essential in maintaining optimal oral health. With advances in dental technology, dental implants have become the standard for tooth replacement. Greenwood, IN dentist Dr. David Goris offers …
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Fight The Flu With Oral Hygiene

Jan 9, 2017::drgoris

It is officially flu season. When trying to recover from the flu it is important to remember the body mouth connection. Greenwood,IN dentist Dr. David Goris reminds patients that preventative oral hygiene is not just good for your teeth, but …
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What Sensitive Teeth May Reveal

Dec 2, 2016::drgoris

You may notice your teeth hurting when eating ice cream or hot soup. Tooth sensitivity is a common oral health concern for many patients. If you experience sensitivity in your teeth it may be a sign you have developed a …
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Benefit From Preventive Dental Care

Nov 6, 2016::drgoris

Greenwood dentist Dr.David Goris encourages his patients to be proactive in their oral health. Dental anxiety may keep some patients from going to the dentist on a regular basis. Some patients wait until they are experiencing discomfort which may result …
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Halloween Candy And Your Teeth

Oct 11, 2016::drgoris

The scariest part of Halloween is the damage all that candy does to your teeth! Spooky plaque feeds off sugar, allowing it to rapidly spread and take over your mouth. Plaque buildup can cause gum disease, bad breath, sensitive teeth, …
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Oral Health And Aging

Sep 13, 2016::drgoris

Greenwood, IN Dentist Dr. David W. Goris emphasizes the importance of striving to keep your natural teeth healthy for as long as possible to enjoy the best quality of life. Modern advances in both materials and technology in the dental …
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Causes Of Toothaches

Aug 10, 2016::drgoris

No matter how careful and thorough you are with maintaining your daily oral care, at some point in your life you will probably experience the pain and discomfort of a toothache. Although a cavity is normally the cause, tooth decay …
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Overcoming Dental Anxiety

Jul 21, 2016::drgoris

Dental anxiety or fear of the dentist is one of the most common reasons people avoid routine dental care. Dental anxiety is a real condition affecting many people, and can often be the result of a previous bad experience in …
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Cosmetic Dentistry

Jun 7, 2016::drgoris

Are you embarrassed to smile? Are you afraid to show your teeth? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then cosmetic dentistry can help you gain the confidence to share your natural smile once again while improving your …
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Diabetes And Oral Health

May 10, 2016::drgoris

Diabetes is quickly becoming one of the most frequently diagnosed systemic diseases for both children and adults. There are a wide range of factors affecting the surge in diabetes, including increased added sugar in the modern American diet, the prevalence …
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April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month..

Apr 13, 2016::drgoris

April of each year marks Oral Cancer Awareness month as sponsored by various health organizations and the American Dental Association (ADA) in an effort to shed a brighter light on this often deadly disease affecting thousands each year. Oral Cancer …
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Aging And Oral Health..

Mar 24, 2016::drgoris

Modern dentistry recommends that we strive to keep our natural teeth healthy for as long as possible for the best quality of life. With the advent of new technology in the dental field and improved standards of oral health in …
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Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month

Feb 3, 2016::drgoris

Though it may feel like your child is too young for the dentist, experts agree that the earlier children begin a healthy relationship with oral hygiene and the dentist, the better. To celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month, Greenwood, IN …
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Make a New Years Resolution For Better Oral Health…

Jan 11, 2016::drgoris

Though January 1 is a great time for resolving to eat better, exercise more, and make more time for the things we love, any date on the calendar is a great time to resolve to have better oral health. Whether …
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Maintain Your Dental Health Thru The Holidays

Dec 4, 2015::drgoris

The holidays are full of busy days, parties, family memories- and lots of great sweets and goodies that can affect not only our waistline- but our oral health! Greenwood,IN Dentist Dr. David Goris offers holiday wishes to all patients- as …
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TMJ..Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Options

Nov 10, 2015::drgoris

Suffering with frequent headaches? Jaw pain? Difficulty chewing? You may have a Temporomandibular disorder (TMD), or bite disorder, commonly called TMJ. TMJ, which means temporomandibular joint, is a dental health condition where the chewing muscles within the mouth are greatly …
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How to Deal with Bad Breath..

Oct 3, 2015::drgoris

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is a common complaint and can be caused by a variety of lifestyle habits or health concerns. Dr. David Goris understands your personal concerns and will take the time during your visit to our …
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Back to School Cavity Prevention..

Sep 4, 2015::drgoris

As parents, the end of summer marks the beginning of back-to-school preparation. This includes school supply shopping, summer reading, and visits with your child’s doctor and dentist to ensure that he or she is healthy for the upcoming school year. …
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Pregnancy and Oral Health..

Aug 7, 2015::drgoris

Pregnancy brings with it many joys and surprises, but it also brings about some health changes. Among the other bodily changes that occur during pregnancy, some changes in your oral health status may occur as well. Hormonal gingivitis is common …
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Aging and Dental Health..

Jul 28, 2015::drgoris

Modern dentistry recommends that we strive to keep our natural teeth healthy for as long as possible for the best quality of life. With the advent of new technology in the dental field and improved standards of oral health in …
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Why Floss Your Teeth Daily?

Jul 1, 2015::drgoris

We all listen carefully during our routine dental visits to the oral hygiene tips that Dr. David Goris and his staff offer aimed at preventing tooth decay and other dental problems. We commit to a healthy daily routine as we …
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What Can Invisalign Do For Your Smile?

May 30, 2015::drgoris

Could orthodontic treatment be the solution for your dental health or cosmetic concerns? Many patients know that it could but do not want to experience the embarrassment or inconvenience of metal braces. For those who need mild to moderate orthodontic …
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Oral hygiene habits for long term dental health.

Dec 31, 2014::drgoris

Recent studies continue to show the correlation between oral health and overall health: problems with oral health can affect overall well being and vice-versa! This interrelationship makes maintaining good oral health more important than ever and emphasizes how regular preventive …
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Know the signs of TMJ

Dec 31, 2014::drgoris

Frequent headaches, jaw pain, ear pain and a popping jaw that can make chewing difficult are all possible symptoms of a temporomandibular disorder (TMD), usually referred to as TMJ. Patients who suffer from any or all of the above symptoms …
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Cut these cavity-causing foods for a healthier smile

Dec 31, 2014::drgoris

The new year has finally arrived! Like many of us, your list of resolutions is probably centered on self-improvement. Whether you plan to eat healthier, commit to an exercise regimen, or simply devote more time to others, New Year’s resolutions …
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Lingering bad breath?

Dec 31, 2014::drgoris

Do you have bad breath that hangs on past that morning tooth brushing? Bad breath upon waking is normal and the result of a drying out of the mouth during sleep. In most cases, brushing and flossing in the morning …
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