The Dangers of Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious infection that affects gum tissue and causes irreparable tooth loss. In many cases, gum disease may be painless and often go unchecked. Although gum disease usually doesn’t show up in an individual until their 30s and 40s, there are still warning signs that could indicate you may have gum disease even earlier: -- Are your... read more »

Understanding Which Floss is Right for You Can Help Your Oral Health

If you struggle with choosing a dental product, you are not alone. With so many options, how do you know which one to choose? Understanding which floss is right for you can help your oral health improve and stay on a healthy track during this new year. Here at East Indianapolis Dental Associates in Indianapolis, Indiana, our professional staff is... read more »

How to Address Gingivitis

As most people know, gingivitis is something you should try to avoid altogether. However, do you know what gingivitis actually is? Or what it can do to your teeth? Similarly, did you know that you could have it and not even know? You see, if plaque isn’t removed, it will eventually turn into tartar. Unfortunately, tartar usually builds up is... read more »