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Is cost preventing you from going to your dentist?

At Southeast Family Dental, we know that many patients do not really enjoy the idea of a visit to the dentist. Yet, many of these same people would freely admit that they know good oral hygiene and taking care of … Continue reading

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Weaning your child off a pacifier for dental reasons

It’s tough being a new parent with such profound life changes taking place. There is usually no shortage of advice from family members, other parents, and friends. One area where each experienced dentist on our team at Southeast Family Dental … Continue reading

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Why do we have our wisdom teeth removed?

Dr. Laura Geiger, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana explains how 70-90% of people develop at least one wisdom tooth and why dentists recommend getting your wisdom teeth removed, especially in patients between the ages of 15-20 years … Continue reading

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Watch this dentist hammer a zirconium crown into a piece of wood!

Dr. Mark Bohnert, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana talks about the newer zirconium crowns and demonstrates their strength by nailing a zirconium crown into a board with a hammer. If you can not see the embedded video … Continue reading

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Dr. Geiger tries bacon dental floss for the first time

Dr. Laura Geiger, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana tries bacon flavored dental floss for the first time. If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following link: Real dentist tries bacon dental floss … Continue reading

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Dr. Austgen tries bacon dental floss for the first time

Dr. Holly Austgen, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana tries bacon flavored dental floss for the first time. If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following link: Real dentist tries bacon dental floss … Continue reading

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Dr. Bohnert tries bacon dental floss for the first time

Dr. Mark Bohnert, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana tries bacon flavored dental floss for the first time. If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following link: Real dentist tries bacon dental floss … Continue reading

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What type of dental work is safe to do during pregnancy?

Dr. Holly Austgen, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana talks about what type of dental procedures are safe to do during pregnancy and which ones should wait until after the birth of your baby. If you can not … Continue reading

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What causes tooth decay and how is it treated?

Tooth decay or cavities are caused by a combination of bacteria, food and plaque acids. Naturally there are bacteria present in our mouths. These bacteria change the foods that we eat, especially sugars and starches, into acids. The acids combine … Continue reading

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Southeast Family Dental Blooper Video 2014

Southeast Family Dental highlights some of their best video bloopers from the past few years. If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following link: Southeast Family Dental Blooper Video 2014

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