Weak Enamel: The Signs to Watch For

You know that it’s important to keep your teeth healthy and strong. You probably know that you should brush twice a day for two minutes at a time and that you should floss daily. Similarly, it’s important for you to keep your enamel, which is the hard protective layer of your teeth, healthy and strong. Fortunately, there are a few... read more »

Filling Cavities with Composite

Cavities have been repaired using a variety of methods over the centuries of dental care. The two most common modern choices are amalgam, or silver, fillings, and composite. Composite fillings have come to take the place of amalgam fillings in nearly all dental applications because of the advantages they have. The first and most obvious advantage is the visual aspect.... read more »

A Healthy Lifestyle Will Result in a Healthy Smile

If you want a strong and healthy smile, then it’s best to have a healthy lifestyle. That’s right, a healthy lifestyle can help more than just your overall body. However, our Premier Dental Care team understands that having a healthy lifestyle might be a bit difficult if you’re not sure what a healthy lifestyle entails. But our dental team is... read more »

Understanding the Potential Causes of TMJ Disorder

The temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw are somewhat complex, which allows them to perform the sophisticated movements of biting, chewing and grinding food. This is possible thanks to a series of muscles, tendons, and ligaments working in concert with the jaw. This allows your lower jaw to slip and apply grinding force. Unfortunately, there are times when mechanical injury... read more »

Enjoy October Smiles

Along with Halloween, October is National Dental Hygiene month! At Premier Dental Care in Indianapolis, Indiana, we are excited to share the message of Do The Daily 4, which are the four most important things you can do every day to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Dr. Marla Wilson and our team want to create oral health awareness for our... read more »

What Do You Know about Sleep Apnea?

Did you know that about 90% of people with sleep apnea haven’t been diagnosed? If you have sleep apnea, one of the only ways to officially diagnose this condition is to have a sleep study performed. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to help you deal with sleep apnea—and Dr. Marla Wilson can help! Sleep apnea happens... read more »

Safe Mercury Removal for Your Healthy Smile

At Premier Dental Care in Indianapolis, Indiana, Dr. Marla Wilson and our team understands how unhealthy mercury fillings are for our clients. This is why we exclusively offer amalgam-free, mercury-free restorations and also offer safe amalgam removal to eliminate any older amalgam fillings you may have. When removing old amalgam fillings, it is vital that our dentist does so properly... read more »

What Do You Know About Dental Sedation?

Are you afraid of the dentist? As you probably know, many people suffer from similar concerns about visiting the dentist. In fact, nearly half of all Americans have some type of dental anxiety. Fortunately, there are a few things you can consider to help you deal with your anxiety. One option we recommend is dental sedation. However, there are a... read more »

Six Month Smiles® Are Here to Align Your Smile

At Premier Dental Care located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Dr. Marla Wilson and our team are excited to offer Six Month Smiles® for our patients looking for an attractively aligned smile. If you are looking to align your front teeth, or have mild crowding or slight spacing between your teeth, you may be a good candidate for the Six Month Smiles System. Six... read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Premier Dental Care, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area of expertise here on our website through these articles.... read more »