How Creekview Dental Is Keeping Patients Safe During Coronavirus

Odontologist Examining Patient During COVID19

 

Have you been hesitant to go to the dentist during the coronavirus pandemic? Many people rescheduled or canceled their appointments when COVID-19 first arrived, out of fear that the virus could be spread through dental offices. But as the pandemic continues people are going too long without dental care, which could lead to an increase in dental problems like cavities and gum disease.  (more…)

5 Tips for Finding a New Dentist You Love

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Are you looking for a new dentist? Whether you’re new to the area or just in need of a change, there are some excellent dentists to choose from. But if you want to find a new dentist you truly love to take care of your teeth, there are certain qualities you should look for. Consider these 5 tips on how to find a good dentist in your area.

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What You Should Know About Baby Pacifiers

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Baby pacifiers tend to inspire strong feelings among parents on both sides of the debate. Some claim that any pacifier use at all is dangerous for developing teeth, while others argue that pacifiers are a harmless and highly useful tool. The reality is that pacifiers are neither all bad nor all good. Here is a look at the reality of baby pacifiers.

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Gum Disease & Risk of Stroke

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Gum disease is a very common oral health issue. The symptoms include swollen and bleeding gums caused by a bacterial infection. While it may not seem severe, there is an alarming statistic that suggests it may be more serious than previously thought. Studies show that having gum disease doubles your chances of suffering a stroke. 

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Are Implant Supported Dentures Right for You?

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If you are missing some or all of your teeth, you might worry that you will need to cope with dentures for the rest of your life. With a reputation for slipping, pinching, and causing chewing difficulties, dentures can be tough to get used to. Today, however, there is an alternative to traditional dentures. Here is what you should know about traditional vs implant supported dentures.

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