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Should you DIY when it comes to treating your toothache?

Are you a Do-it-yourselfer? Do you fix the car or do your own remodeling and painting? That's great if you do! But should you ever apply your DIY skills when it comes to a toothache? Well, as dental professionals at Southeast Family Dental, you might be surprised at...

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Could you really brush your teeth in 10 seconds?

According to the inventors of Amabrush, the average person spends a total of 108 days over the course of their lifetime brushing their teeth. That’s a little over 15 weeks or just over 3.5 months. Brushing teeth. They say that their new product, an automatic toothbrush they call the Amabrush, will decrease the dentist recommended two-minute brush time to 10 seconds. Yes, 10 seconds.

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3 Real Dentists Try Perfect Smile Veneers

Recently, Dr. Bohnert, Dr. Geiger and Dr. Austgen tried out their new smiles with Perfect Smile veneers. Follow along as they heat up the veneers, install them and show off their new pearly whites. If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following...

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3 Real Dentists Play the “Speak Out” Game

Dr. Bohnert, Dr. Geiger and Dr. Austgen recently played the game, "Speak Out" and we were there to record it! Can you guess what they are saying? Round 1 If you can not see the embedded video above please use the following link: 3 Real Dentists Play the "Speak Out"...

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Are Six Month Smiles right for me?

Dr. Holly Austgen, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana talks about Six Months Smiles, what they are and how they work. Dr. Austgen also explains how your dentist determines whether or not you are a good candidate for Six Month Smiles. If you can...

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Why are my teeth wearing down?

Dr. Laura Geiger, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana talks about the reasons your teeth may be wearing down including general wear and erosion. Dr. Geiger also discusses how teeth wear can be caused by GERD, acid reflux and even sleep apnea and...

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Keeping your child’s braces clean

Parents love and worry about their children. We understand that here at Southeast Family Dental and we actually see it in our practice everyday. It's obvious when a child comes through our doors with a parent who has taught them the importance of taking care of their...

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Would you use charcoal to whiten your teeth?

Everyone loves the idea of a bright, white smile. But over time, your diet and oral habits can stain and discolor your teeth, making you feel embarrassed by your smile. That's why many people often try teeth whitening home remedies. At Southeast Family Dental, we've...

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What is that weird blue light my dentist uses?

Dr. Holly Austgen, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana reveals what that weird blue light is that your dentist uses, how it works and if there are any risks to your teeth and gums when using it. If you can not see the embedded video above please...

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Jelly beans, Peeps and your teeth

After a long, gray winter, everyone looks forward to bright sunny days, green sprouts poking up through the garden soil, and spring holidays. Each holiday comes along with its own special treats. Irish soda bread and beer for St. Patrick’s Day, paczkis for Fat Tuesday...

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