Dental Hygiene Month ‐ 4 Daily Tips For a Healthy Smile

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WARNING: This fact may startle you: 80 percent of the U.S. population has some form of periodontal (gum) disease. ‐ From Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Despite this statistic, gum and other oral diseases are 100% preventable. The secret: Practicing good, daily dental hygiene. In honor of National Dental Hygiene Month, your Fishers dentist […]

Ask Dr. Mundy Burgett: “What Type of Floss Should I Use?”

When you walk down the oral care aisle at your local drugstore, you might be completely overwhelmed by the dizzying array of floss options! Unwaxed, waxed, tape, flavored, unflavored, picks…How do you choose the right floss for you? Is one type better or more effective than others? No matter which option you choose, it’s imperative […]

Help Your Kids Play It Safe With a Sports Mouth Guard

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Summer sports season is here! Are your athletes ready to play it safe? True or false: Youth football and hockey players have the highest number of dental-related facial injuries. False. Mouth guards have been mandatory for football, ice hockey, and lacrosse for decades, so the number of facial injuries in these sports has declined dramatically. […]

7 Reasons Your Teeth Might Hate You – and What You Can Do About It

You take a sip of your latte, only to be reminded of the sharp pain you’ve been experiencing in your teeth. Hot drinks, cold drinks, even the chilly seems to set it off. What’s causing this pain and what can you do to prevent it? Tooth pain and sensitivity are quite common, affecting millions of […]

Be Prepared to Handle Any Dental Disaster!

Accidents happen every day. Do you know what to do if you or a family member suffers a dental emergency, such as a broken tooth or sudden, severe swelling? We’ve compiled this list of a few common dental dilemmas and quick steps to take that can help relieve pain, prevent further damage, and possibly even […]

How We Put Your Dental Fears to Rest at Grin Dentistry

Let’s be real here: We know that visiting the dentist can be something that makes many patients nervous. Research shows that 20% of individuals who experience severe anxiety will only go to the dentist if absolutely necessary. However, regular dental checkups are vital not only because they keep your teeth and gums healthy, but they […]

Dental Insurance: Use it or lose it

Don’t toss away good money by neglecting to use services you’ve already paid for. Your dental insurance plan works best for you when you put it to work on a regular basis. Dr. Mundy, your Dentist in Fishers IN, will show you just how this can be done. Smart Questions to Ask You literally could save hundreds […]

The 3-Step Formula to Conquer Your Dental Phobia

Phobia: (noun) A marked and persistent fear of a clearly defined object or situation. In this case, fear of dentistry and of receiving dental care. People may go through great lengths to avoid being confronted by their fears or phobias. It may be similar to post-traumatic stress caused by previous traumatic dental experiences. Sedation dentistry […]