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 […]

February Is National Gum Disease Awareness Month

February is National Gum Disease Awareness Month and is meant to raise awareness of gum disease and encourage people to practice better oral health to prevent, diagnose, and treat the disease. At Three Creek Dentistry in Derwood, we’re dedicated to helping you prevent gum disease with regular checkups and cleanings and by educating you about […]

What Are the Early Warning Signs of Gum Disease?

Gum disease affects 65 million Americans, but the truth is, it is an easily preventable and treatable issue. Here are the signs and symptoms you should look out for so you can protect your oral health. What Is Gum Disease? Gum disease is a three-stage disorder caused by the abundance of dental plaque, the sticky […]

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