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Wisdom Tooth Specialist in McCordsville | LADD Dental Group

Wisdom Tooth Specialist in McCordsville 

Dr. Ladd is shown reviewing the digital x-rays of his patient's wisdom teeth! Thankfully here at LADD Dental Group of McCordsville, we have a board certified periodontist that specializes in #wisdom#teeth#extractions and #IV#Sedation. If you are currently dealing with wisdom tooth pain, give us a call today and experience the LADD Dental difference!

Wisdom Teeth Removal: Know Before you Go   If you haven't had your wisdom teeth taken out yet, then you have some things to consider. Most people need them removed, and it is best to have it done by a dental specialist
The Wisdom Tooth Removal Run Down: 
"So, your dentist says you need to undergo wisdom teeth removal and you’re feeling a little apprehensive. Here’s everything you need to know before you go in for surgery (and how to ensure a speedy recovery) so you can go into the process feeling prepared. By the end of this post, you’ll know: What to ask your dentistWhat to expect during …

Teeth Whitening for Life | Venus White System

Teeth Whitening for Life With LADD Dental

Here at LADD Dental Group, we are excited to announce our Whitening for Life Program!! With three different ways to buy-in to the program, there is a whitening option to fit anyone's budget! 

The first Whitening for Life option is to buy-in for $79! For that $79 initiation fee, you will receive a weeks worth of Pre-Filled disposable whitening trays, twice per year. The Pre-Filled Trays will be our patient's 6 month hygiene re-care appointments. Below you will find a video of our Pre-Filled Disposable Whitening System:

The second Whitening for Life option is to complete In-Office Teeth Whitening Treatment with us! After our patients complete their in-office treatment, they will receive a weeks worth of Per-Filled Disposable Whitening Trays, distributed at their 6 month hygiene re-care appointments! Below you will find a video of our In-Office Whitening System:

The third Whitening for Life option is to have custom fit impressions trays m…

Dental Discount Plan | DentalOne | LADD Dental Group

What is DentalOne

Dental discount plans, also referred to as dental savings plans, are the easy-to-use alternative to dental insurance for individuals, families and groups. Discount plan members enjoy on-the-spot savings of 20% to 100% off the regular cost of dental care at any of our LADD Dental Group locations. Get discounts on checkups, cleanings, root canals, crowns, bridges, dentures and many other dental procedures. Yes, affordable dental care is available near you with our dental discount plan, DentalOne! See our dental savings plan below, and start saving on your dental care.

Below are some of the primary benefits of our dental discount plan, DentalOne:

Don't have dental insurance, don't panic?! Here at LADD Dental Group, we offer an In-House Discount Dental Plan called DentalOne. Some of the benefits of this program are: 
100% of your preventive care-cleanings, X-Rays, and Checkup ExamsNo Waiting PeriodNo Annual MaximumNo Claims Forms No Pre-AuthorizationsCoverage to Fit …

Dental Financing | CareCredit | LADD Dental Group

Dental Financing | CareCredit 

About CareCredit:

We do something very simple at CareCredit: we help people get the care they want for themselves and their families. And, for us, that's very important. Together, with over 200,000 health-focused provider and retail locations, we're helping people access care. Thousands of times each day, people are using their CareCredit health, wellness and beauty credit card to have important dental work done, be fitted with new hearing aids, have vision or cosmetic procedures, and get care for a beloved family pet. We help make it easy for people to get the care they want and need, right when they need it, without having to delay treatment or appointments. For over 30 years, CareCredit has been providing a valuable financing option for treatments and procedures that typically are not covered by insurance, or for times when insurance doesn't cover the full amount. CareCredit is also used by cardholders to pay for deductibles and co-payments…

Patient Financing | CareCredit

Dental Patient Financing | CareCredit 

We get asked a lot by new patients if we do in-office payment plans. Here at LADD Dental Group, we do not offer in-office payment plans. However, we do partner with a third party lender called CareCredit, that has a ton of patient borrowing benefits. We also have an In-House Dental Discount Plan called DentalOne, but I am primarily going to focus on CareCredit for this blog. 

What is CareCredit:

CareCredit is different from a regular credit card. Use it to pay for out-of-pocket expenses not covered by medical insurance, and special financing options are available that you may not be able to get with other cards. Pay for health, and wellness care at over 200,000 enrolled providers across the nation. Once you've applied, you can use it again and again at any location that accepts CareCredit, including all six of our LADD Dental Group locations! With shorter term financing options of 6, 12, 18 or 24 months no interest is charged on purchases of $200 o…

Dental Technology | Intraoral Camera

Intraoral Camera 
"In a nutshell, an intraoral camera is a small video camera that takes an X-ray of the outside of the gum or tooth. The intraoral camera resembles an oversized pen and although usage varies depending on the model-type, this image-taking device is typically outfitted with a disposable protective sheath for each new patient. While simultaneously viewing a monitor, the dentist inserts the camera into a patient's mouth and gently shifts it about so that images can be taken from a variety of angles. 

First used in the early 1990s, the intraoral camera is still a relatively new piece of dental equipment. Not so long ago, only a handful within the dental community used this tiny camera to take pictures of the teeth and gums. Today, use of the intraoral camera is widespread. For those dentists who do use this device, the intraoral camera has been, and continues to be, extremely handy both in diagnosing dental conditions such as tooth decay and cracked teeth and in edu…

Dental Emergency | Emergency Dental Care

Dental Emergency | LADD Dental Group "Accidents happen, and knowing what to do when one occurs can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. For all dental emergencies, it’s important to visit your dentist as soon as possible. Most dentists reserve time in their daily schedules for emergency patients so be sure to call your dentist and provide as much detail as you can about your condition. If the accident occurs when your dental office is not open, visit your local emergency room. Here are some common dental emergencies and how to deal with them.  Question: What do I do if I knock out my tooth?Answer: For a knocked-out permanent or adult tooth, keep it moist at all times. If you can, try placing the tooth back in the socket without touching the root. If that’s not possible, place it in between your cheek and gums, in milk, or use a tooth preservation product that has the ADA Seal of Acceptance. Then, get to your dentist’s office right away.
Question: What do I do if …