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How to Prevent Cavities

Our teeth: They do so much for us so we should really appreciate them more than we do. Without our teeth it’s much more difficult to chew the food that nourishes our bodies and helps us stay healthy and strong.…

7 Reasons You Need to Floss Every Day

Flossing is an often-overlooked step of an oral health routine, yet flossing daily is key to preventing serious health conditions such as diabetes, Alzheimer’s Disease and cardiovascular problems -- not to mention severe gum disease. While you may not enjoy…

Steps to Take in a Dental Emergency

Because they’re so strong, you might think your teeth are resistant to injury but even strong, healthy teeth can be injured. Dr. David W. Goris of Beautiful Smiles in Greenwood, IN has seen many dental accidents and emergencies and has…

Dental Implants or a Dental Bridge?

Dental technology has advanced enough in the last 30 years that dental patients that are missing or severely damaged teeth now have several great options for replacement available. Dental bridges are a long established method of restoring your smile while…

Do’s and Don’ts of Toothbrush Care

Your toothbrush is in your mouth for 4 minutes every day. That may not sound like a long time to have something in your mouth but now imagine if it were dirty. If you aren’t caring for it correctly, it…

Treatment Options for Crooked Teeth

Do you wish you’d had braces to straighten your crooked teeth as a child?  Maybe you feel self-conscious about smiling, laughing or eating in public because of how your teeth look? You might be hesitant to do anything about it…