Ways to Remember Your Dental Appointment

Although our dental team does everything we can to remind you of your dental appointments, there is still a chance you might forget. This puts your smile in danger, especially because dental checkups are vital when preventing gum disease and other dental issues. So, our doctor, Dr. James McAllister, encourages you to do everything you can to remember your appointments,... read more »

Instructions on How to Properly Rinse With Mouthwash

Your doctor, Dr. James McAllister, encourages you to include rinsing in your oral hygiene routine. It’s best to rinse with antibacterial or fluoride mouthwash that has been approved by the American Dental Association. Make sure to rinse at least once a day. To help you rinse properly, he has the instructions you need, which are: -Pour 4 teaspoons (20 millimeters)... read more »

Improve Your Routine by Knowing These Oral Hygiene Secrets

If you think you have the perfect oral hygiene routine, think again. There is always room for improvement. Little did you know, there are oral hygiene secrets that can help you have the top-notch oral hygiene routine your smile needs. Our dentist, Dr. James McAllister, wants you to have the effective and successful routine you desire, so he would like... read more »

Toothache Causes

Do you have a toothache? If so, it’s best to identify the cause so you can eliminate the pain as soon as possible. The most common causes of a toothache include: -Tooth decay: Tooth decay is one of the most common causes of a toothache. If you rinse with saltwater and brush and floss your teeth but the pain won’t... read more »

Tooth Decay Treatments

Cavities are painful and dangerous, which is why our East Indianapolis Dental Associates team encourages you to get them treated as soon as possible. If you don't, there is a chance the decay could engulf your tooth and completely destroy it, resulting in tooth extraction. So, it's best to get it treated as soon as you notice the cavity. Some... read more »

What Can I Expect With Dental Filling Treatment?

Dental fillings in Indianapolis, Indiana, are strong dental products that can save and restore your tooth after it has been attacked by tooth decay. The process involved in placing the filling is simple, easy, and painless. When you come into East Indianapolis Dental Associates to improve your oral health, you can expect the following treatment steps: Step 1: To begin,... read more »