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5 Awesome Ways to Teach Kids about Dental Health – Family Dentistry in Indianapolis

5 Awesome Ways to Teach Kids about Dental Health – Family Dentistry in Indianapolis
Little Timmy loves a lot of things. He loves riding his bike around the neighborhood with his dad, he loves watching reruns of Sesame Street and singing along with Elmo and Big Bird, and he loves being able to tie his new light-up shoes without the help of a grown-up. But most of all Timmy LOVES sugar—any kind of sugar really. Sometimes Timmy’s mom finds him munching on two or three cookies at one time, which he effectively stole from the cookie jar and hid in his room. Sometimes Timmy even tr...
Categories: Tooth Care, Dental Hygiene
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Looking For a Medicaid Dentist in Indianapolis?

Looking For a Medicaid Dentist in Indianapolis?
Prime Smile is the place for your Medicaid dental needs in Indianapolis, IN. We are a pediatric dental office that accepts Medicaid and many other insurances! Our smile team is passionate about providing the best dental care for your children.
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What Is An Amalgam Filling?

What Is An Amalgam Filling?
Dental work can be scary if you don’t know what’s going on. Here at Prime Smile in Indianapolis, Indiana, we believe education is always the way to go. You should know what’s going on with your body at all times and your mouth is no exception!
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What to Do in a Dental Emergency in Indianapolis

What to Do in a Dental Emergency in Indianapolis
There are many things to know when it comes to the human body and mouth. What we can do is try to be prepared for any situation that may occur. At Prime Smile, we believe the more you know, the better you are able to make informed decisions on what to do. Below are tips of the most common dental emergencies. If any dental emergencies occur, call Prime Smile for an appointment as soon as possible.
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Why You Should Get Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted

Have you missed your visits from the tooth fairy? If you have, you may be in luck. Wisdom teeth extraction is a now common practice in American dentistry, giving people in their teens and young adult years the chance to see their fairy friend once more. Why is wisdom teeth extraction such a common practice? With years of experience in wisdom teeth removal, we have the answers!
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Did You Know... (Part 2)

  • Never dip a pacifier in anything sweet; it can lead to serious tooth decay.
  • Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a billion dollars on chewing gum.
  • Only 40% of young people age 6 to 19 had ever had cavities in their lives. That’s down from 50% a decade ago.
  • More than 51 million hours of school are lost each year by children due to dental-related illness.
  • Just 40% of children in poor or near-poor poverty level had a preventive den...
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Thank you for coming in and teaching us how to take care of our teeth. We had fun brushing the fish and dragons teeth!
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Haleigh, Lela, Oliva, Nathon, Cole, Bryce, Brock, Sam, Evan & Chloe 

Thank you for coming in and teaching us how to take care of our teeth. We had fun brushing the fish and dragons teeth!
Love,

Haleigh, Lela, Oliva, Nathon, Cole, Bryce, Brock, Sam, Evan & Chloe 

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Never dip a pacifier in anything sweet; it can lead to serious tooth decay.

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