Why Are Composite Dental Fillings Popular?

Composite dental fillings are popular with our patients because they can repair a cavity discreetly, which is especially sought after for those fillings needing repair on the teeth located in the front of the mouth. These tooth-colored fillings are good for fixing small-to-medium sized cavities and can be shaped to... Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Oral Cancer Screenings

Have you been tested for oral or throat cancer? If you have not already done so, it is essential to visit your dentist for an oral cancer screening every year to determine if the disease is present. Each year in America, over 42,000 new cases of oral and throat cancer... Read more »

Year End Smile Upgrades: Dental Sealants

Are you aware of what dental sealants can do for you? Dental sealants are extremely effective tooth restoration procedures designed to guard your teeth against tooth decay and cavities. They work by applying a thin coating across the chewing surfaces of teeth to protect them from the numerous hazards and... Read more »

Improve Multiple Smile Imperfections With Dental Veneers

Imperfections in your smile can be sufficient cause for concern, even if there is no tooth decay or other dental health issues. An aesthetically compromised smile can cause you to feel awkward during social interaction. At New Albany Family Dentistry, our highly trained team can offer dental veneers to improve... Read more »

Festive Holiday Ideas for Healthy Smiles

Seasonal holiday festivities are exciting and exhausting, laden as they are with a blizzard of activities and social commitments. It's often tempting to make time where we can, and that means cutting corners elsewhere. The holidays are a time when patients might neglect their smile are routine. So today our... Read more »

An Untreated Cavity Might Be the Root Cause of a Toothache

A small cavity often starts as a result of an inconsistent or ineffective daily oral hygiene routine. If you choose to ignore the cavity, or it goes undetected, the tooth decay will gradually worsen. In time the oral bacteria can invade the dentin, pulp, and root of the tooth. As... Read more »

Maintaining Your Smile As You Age

Getting older does not mean that you have to live with lost teeth. Yes, your mouth does change as you get older and your teeth may suffer wear as time goes on, but there are steps that you can take to ensure that your smile lasts a lifetime. To keep... Read more »

The Daily Requirements of Optimum Oral Health Care: Brushing Your Child’s Teeth

Although caring for a child requires many facets and routines to ensure the overall health of the child, it is important not to forget a child's oral health. If your child's teeth are not taken care of, they will give rise to cavities and could potentially cause permanent teeth to... Read more »

Our Vast Assortment of Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments

Have you ever heard of cosmetic dentistry? If not, it is a branch of dentistry designed to improve your smile by improving its look. The aesthetics of a smile is important not only to improve your social acceptance amongst your peers, but a beautiful smile can also to enhance your... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at New Albany Family Dentistry, 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... Read more »