Dentistry’s Fascinating History

The dental profession may be older than you think. In fact, archeologists discovered an ancient infected tooth that contained evidence of a dental cleaning with flint tools. This tooth was dated back to 12,000 B.C. The first written text we have that mentions anything about dentistry was in 5000 BC,... Read more »

Get the Facts About Root Canals

Dental technology has come a long way. In the past a tooth that was damaged by decay or trauma may well have been extracted. However, many teeth are saved these days by a process which has a name that strikes terror into the hearts of dental patients: the root canal.... Read more »

Dental Fundamentals: Brushing and Flossing

We all want to have healthy, happy smiles. The best way to do that is to be diligent about our daily dental hygiene routines. Here are some basics to remember as you brush up on your brushing and flossing.   Brushing:  Brushing your teeth is the most basic principle of... Read more »

Basic Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

Cosmetic dentistry, the area of dentistry involved with making mouth and teeth appearance enhancements, encompasses many different services. At Bright Dental, we’re proud to offer our patients the following cosmetic dentistry procedures: -Dental bonding: If you have damaged or stained teeth, you may be interested in dental bonding. Using a... Read more »

Beautify Your Smile With Veneers

Do you ever feel embarrassed, or even ashamed, of your smile? Do you wish for a brighter, more attractive smile? Talk to Dr. Allen Daniels about veneers in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Dental veneers are thin, tooth-colored shells that are bonded to the front of the teeth to improve the appearance of... Read more »

Three Easy Ways to Prevent Tooth Loss

Preventing tooth loss is not that difficult if you take the time to care for your smile. This is important because losing a tooth doesn't just affect your appearance, but it can also affect your oral health, including misalignment of the surrounding teeth. Dr. Allen Daniels, will do everything possible... Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Treated and Repaired

Minor dental fractures and a small chip on a tooth might seem inconsequential at first. However, as time goes on the affected area can start to attract and hold onto food particles and bacterial deposits. As this happens the tooth is at increasing risk of suffering a large cavity. If... Read more »

A Severe Cavity with a Dental Fracture Might need a Dental Bridge

When a large cavity goes untreated, the decay will gradually spread in the tooth. This can eventually compromise the structure of the tooth and cause a severe fracture or an infected root. In a case like this, it might be possible for Dr. Allen Daniels to treat the tooth with... Read more »

Beginners’ Tips for Flossing

Are you looking for tips or information on why you should floss? If so, you have come to the right place! Flossing can seem tedious at times, but can also make a dramatic impact on your smile. That is why our team here at Bright Dental in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, is... Read more »

Brushing Your Teeth with a Clean Toothbrush is Vital

Are you looking for ways to keep your smile cavity free? If so, you have come to the right place! Here at Bright Dental in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, we care for your smile and oral health, which is why our team is happy to give you insight on why brushing is... Read more »