At Spring Creek Dentistry, we're passionate about furthering our education and implementing innovative technology and techniques to deliver dental care that puts a pleased smile on your face. We want to share what we know with you, because despite being able to solve nearly any dental problem we're faced with, we still believe prevention is the best medicine! Our blog is another place we offer information you can use to improve and maintain your oral health. We post articles twice a month on topics ranging from toothpaste guides and how the modern toothbrush came to be, to information on different types of treatments we can provide you from the comfort of your dental home. Feel free to share or join the discussion!
It’s no secret that residents of Spring love sports! The folks around here work hard and play just as hard, whether it’s football, baseball, basketball, or the numerous other high-impact sports that can cause harm to your family’s mouths. In fact, at least 13% of all oral injuries happen during sports activities. Dr. Oakley, Dr…. (Read More)
Dr. Ryan Oakley
We all remember losing our teeth as children and being delighted to find money from the tooth fairy under our pillow, but it’s just not as fun as an adult. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, adults between the ages of 20 and 64 have an average of 25 permanent teeth… (Read More)
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the fluoridation of drinking water is ranked among the ten greatest public health achievements of 20th century America. However, a quick search of the internet tells us that fluoride is actually toxic if ingested in large enough quantities. So which is it? Do the health benefits… (Read More)