Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily… Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to… Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,… Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

The Benefits of Fluoride Products

It’s no secret that vitamins and minerals are beneficial to your body, but did you know that certain minerals can have positive effects on your teeth as well? It’s true! In the past, you may have heard your dentist talk about dental health products that have fluoride in them. Dentists frequently recommend these products because… Read more »

Eliminating Bad Breath

From ruining dates to shooting any chances you had at that great new job right in the foot, bad breath can plague your life in more ways than one. Often, it does so in ways we’re not even aware of, since most people are too polite to tell you your breath stinks. But if you… Read more »

How Laughing Gas Can Enhance Pediatric Dentistry

At Center Creek Dental, we are committed to helping your child enjoy a calm dental checkup free of dental anxiety, and we are happy to offer laughing gas if needed. Also known as nitrous oxide, this sedation dentistry can help children feel calm and relaxed during their visit. If your child struggles to feel calm… Read more »

All About the Facts of Children’s Smiles

Do you want your child to have the top-notch smile he or she deserve? If so, then you need to help your child clean and care for their smile regularly. This might be a difficult task if you don’t know much about your child’s smile, so our dentist, Dr. Ferrell, would like to teach you… Read more »