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Does My Child Need Sealants?

Dental sealants are a helpful tool in the toolbox of preventive dentistry. Here’s how they work: Dental sealants are thin coatings that we paint onto the chewing surfaces of teeth to prevent food particles and bacteria from settling in those nooks and crannies and turning into cavities. The whole process takes just a few minutes! […]

Do I Need to Go to The Dentist While Pregnant?

You know there are certain foods and activities you should avoid when you’re pregnant. But is it safe to go to the dentist? We’ll answer that and more below! Visiting the Dentist While Pregnant The good news is it’s totally safe to visit the dentist while you’re pregnant. In fact, you should! Maintaining good oral […]

Not Confident In Your Smile?

It’s not uncommon to have certain aesthetic imperfections in your smile. Most teeth aren’t naturally perfect! However, you shouldn’t have to settle for a smile that you don’t feel confident behind. Our smiles are closely linked with our self-confidence and at Three Creek Dentistry, we want to help you put your best smile forward! Keep […]

What to Do When a Dental Emergency Happens

Have a dental emergency? Don’t panic! We know that dental emergencies must be treated with urgency in order to obtain the best possible outcome, so we are here ready to help our patients dealing with a dental crisis. To learn more about what to do in case of dental emergency, and what really qualifies as […]

How Dental Crowns Can Help Restore Your Smile & Health

At some point in your life, you might need a dental crown. These protective coverings resolve a handful of restorative and cosmetic issues, so they’re a very common procedure. What are dental crowns exactly? How do they help your smile and health? What Is a Dental Crown? Made from materials like ceramic or porcelain, dental […]

I Need Dentures. Where Do I Start?

Are you considering dentures but have no idea where to start? Rest easy because we’re here to guide you through the whole thing. Getting dentures can feel like a major step in your smile journey, but there’s no need to feel overwhelmed with the next steps. Here are all the basics of what you need […]

Importance of Caring for Baby Teeth

If baby teeth are bound to fall out, then you may think it doesn’t really matter how well you take care of them. This is definitely not the case, and is unfortunately a common myth! While baby teeth aren’t here to stay forever, there are many reasons why it’s important to care for baby teeth. […]

What Are Periodontal Pockets?

Have you ever heard of the phrase “periodontal pockets”? You may or may not have heard it said by either a hygienist or dentist during one of your dental visits. “Periodontal” refers to the structures that support the teeth, and is often used to refer to the gums. So periodontal pockets are the same as […]

Diabetes & Oral Health

In dentistry, there’s a saying that the mouth is the gateway to the body. What this means is that there’s a connection between your oral health and your overall health. Dental conditions can end up having a profound effect on the rest of your health, just like how certain health issues can present themselves as […]

Restore Your Dental Implants!

Losing even a single tooth has a big impact on your smile. It changes your appearance, affects your chewing function, and can cause your jawbone to lose density. Dental implants are a great way to replace missing teeth whether you’re looking for a single implant or implant-supported dentures. What are implants exactly? Can dental implants […]

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