Tooth Sensitivity

It’s winter and cold outside. Do you notice walking outside finding yourself curling your lips over your teeth to protect them from the chilly air? Are you using your sensitive type tooth paste religiously?  Asking for no ice in a drink when you’re out to eat? Dr. Brad Sammons and his Team at the Center for Advanced Dentistry hear […]

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Technology in the Dental Office- Good for All!

I had a recent conversation with a prospective new Team member.  We started talking about technology and what it meant to the office.  I spoke about our Cerec “same day crown” machine, our digital x-ray and panoramic machine, as well as our Biolase MD Laser.  I was really excited to share what we are doing […]

Do You Suffer From Sleep Apnea? Take This Quick Test

Disruptive sleep apnea is actually very common, but often goes un-diagnosed or mis-diagnosed. If you suspect you might be suffering from sleep apnea take this quick test to determine if you have any of the common signs associated with sleep apnea. Do you experience any of the following: √Loud snoring √Choking or gasping for air √Extreme […]

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The Link Between Pancreatic Cancer and your Mouth

Here is the latest Blog from the ADA about ways to detect Pancreatic Cancer with Salvia testing. We are finding that many harmful bacteria can be found in your mouth and be related to so many life threatening conditions. Certain Oral Bacteria May Be Linked To Higher Risk Of Pancreatic Cancer, Study Suggests. The Washington […]

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The Scary Side of Missing Teeth

The Scary Side of Missing Teeth – and What You Can Do About It Do you have one or more missing teeth? You’re not alone. According to the American Dental Association, the average adult between the ages of 20 and 64 has decayed or missing teeth. If the gap left by your missing teeth is […]

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A day in the lives of your Indianapolis Dental Assistants

  A Day in the Lives of Your Indianapolis Dental Assistants   We’re thrilled to celebrate our talented and hard-working dental assistants for Dental Assistant Recognition Week, March 6-12, 2016!   Our Indianapolis dental practice wouldn’t function effectively without our caring and friendly dental assistants! They greet and care for our valued patients and perform […]

How Dr. Sammons and his team can help you fight gum disease

Fighting Gum Disease

Several years ago, we were given the opportunity to attend a seminar on gum disease. I have attended my fair share of such seminars over the course of my career in Indianapolis Dentistry, but was not prepared for how much I would learn.  This new approach centers more on the treating of the specific bacteria […]

Dental Health Awareness

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Set Your Child Up For a Lifetime of Healthy Teeth and Gums!   Did you know February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? Our kid-friendly Indianapolis dentist enjoys teaching children how to LOVE the dentist. In today’s blog, Dr. Brad Sammons answers some of parents’ top questions about caring for their little ones’ teeth.   […]