Are you suffering from obstructive sleep apnea? Is your CPAP machine collecting dust on your nightstand? If so, there is an alternative treatment option that may be a better fit for you! Read our blog post for what you need to know about sleep apnea oral appliances compared to CPAP machines.
Tooth replacement is always the best solution when tooth loss is caused by periodontal disease, injury, or another dental health issue. In some cases, patients may even opt for dental implants, which are safe, natural-looking, long-lasting tooth replacement solutions. But before some patients use a dental implant to resolve their dental issues, they may need a bone graft. Read our blog post to learn about bone grafts and when they are necessary.
Did you know that 99% of your body’s calcium is stored in your bones and teeth? This is only one of many interesting facts that the National Institutes of Health shares about calcium. Since 99% is a large amount stored, calcium certainly plays an important role in your dental health. Read our blog post to learn how important calcium is to dental health.
If you’re experiencing bleeding and inflamed gums while you floss, you’re not alone. It’s common, unpleasant, and may deter you from flossing daily. Read our blog post to find out why it might be happening and what you can do to stop the bleeding.
It seems like so much about personal dental care is about fighting off cavities. But even if we try our best to take care of our teeth, it can happen that a cavity makes its unwelcome appearance. Take a look at our blog post to find out if a cavity will go away on its own if you wait long enough.
Dental implants are a permanent, versatile tooth replacement! They’re made from a small titanium post and an artificial tooth such as a crown, bridge, or dentures. The procedure requires surgery, so what should you expect after getting dental implants? Read our blog post for answers to some commonly asked questions.
In today’s blog post, we want to talk about a common oral surgery that impacts both infants and adults. Keep reading to learn about a frenectomy, an oral surgery used for treating tongue-tie or lip-tie.
At the very back of your mouth, you have a third set of molars called “wisdom teeth.” Most people get these teeth between 15-25 years old. While they aren’t a problem for some people, many need their wisdom teeth removed. Read our blog post to learn about the original purpose of wisdom teeth.
Kids are constantly developing and reaching new milestones. It’s a fun journey watching them grow! When it comes to their smiles, there are many milestones they hit and it’s important to know what to look out for to ensure your child’s smile is developing properly. Check out our blog post for a look at the dental milestones for your child that we recommend looking out for and tracking!
Where to Find Us
We're conveniently located in the Shoppes at River Bend, just off of 46 West. When you book an appointment, we reserve that block specifically for you so you can have valuable, one-on-one time with your dentist. We want to get to know you as a person and make meaningful relationships with our Columbus, Indiana community. We hope you’ll stop by sometime soon!
Dental Solutions of Columbus is proud to offer comprehensive family dentistry to patients in Columbus, Garden City, Nashville, Woodville Hills, Bloomington, and Walesboro. If you're looking for a qualified dentist in or near Bartholomew County, Brown County, or Monroe County, we'd like to invite you to schedule a visit with our team. We are committed to keeping our care convenient and accessible for our valued patients in the greater Columbus area!