Dental hygiene

5 Cavity Basics

The desire to prohibit decay is one of the main reasons individuals visit their dentists Today we are going to consider 5 things you need to know about cavities. 1. Cavities are also called caries or tooth decay. When a tooth is permanently damaged on the hard surface, tiny openings ensue. These little holes are

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It’s Better To Prevent A Cavity Than Fill One

In 1985, Dr. Dale Behner established Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS in Fishers. Dr. Behner is an outstanding dental professional enthusiastic about preventative dentistry. The goal of preventative dentistry is to maintain oral health so that no restorative dental work ever becomes required. In other words, preventing tooth decay, gum disease,

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Let’s Work Together To Keep Your Smile Healthy And Beautiful

Here at Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS we approach all your dental needs from two separate angles—what we can do in our dental office and what you can do at home. For example, tooth whitening and correcting discoloration can be treated in our office or at home. Here in the office,

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Our Team Takes Care of Your Child

At Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS, each dental professional on our team helps us operate smoothly and provide a high standard of care. Today’s article will focus on the duties of a dental assistant. You most likely think of the dental assistant as: “The one who suctions my mouth while the dentist

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Why Sports Drinks Put Teeth At Risk

Many health-conscious men and women exercise regularly, and some use sports drinks for hydration. While it’s true that they help maintain electrolyte levels in the body (and pose fewer health risks than energy drinks), their acidity can erode tooth enamel. And when tooth enamel is weakened, those pearly whites are more staining, discoloration, and decay.

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Healthy Living Starts With A Smile

What does “healthy living”  mean to you? A dinner plate with a grilled chicken breast and a tossed salad? The sound of your feet rhythmically hitting the ground on your favorite jogging path? A cholesterol test indicating that your arteries are in top shape? If you picture a white, healthy smile or a dental X-ray

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Can Cosmetic Dentistry Create Perfect Smiles?

Hi! I’m Dr. Dale Behner, and I’ve been a dentist here in Fishers since 1985. One of my favorite things about being a dentist is seeing how my patients find renewed confidence in themselves after a smile makeover. If you’ve ever wanted to upgrade your smile, call me today at 317-842-2337 so we can discuss

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When Brushing Is A Battle: Tips For Fishers Parents

Some Fishers parents wrongly believe that their child’s primary teeth are somehow less important than their secondary teeth. The misconception goes like this: “They’re going to fall out, right? We’ll get serious about oral hygiene when their big teeth come in.” Your child’s primary teeth, or baby teeth, are just as vital to their health,

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The ADA: Promoting Dental Health Since 1859

This blog post from Dental Care Today in Fishers is about the American Dental Association. You have probably seen the ADA symbol on toothpaste and floss—but what else do you know about this dental institution? The ADA’s self-proclaimed purpose is to improve the level of public oral health by supporting dentistry through not-for-profit federal, state,

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Smart Brushing Beats Aggressive Brushing

Most people brush their teeth (at least we hope so). However, there are many who brush improperly, not realizing it contributes to to dental health problems. The team at Dental Care Today in Fishers can help with that. Many people pride themselves on their oral hygiene habits, but frequency does not make up for incorrect

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