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!
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)
Are you or a loved one suffering from the toothache blues? Don’t wait around in pain for the problem to resolve itself. Although, at Spring Creek Dentistry, we do enjoy spending quality time with our patients, we don’t want any Spring residents to have to undergo dental procedures that could have been avoided. A toothache can… (Read More)
Everybody knows that they should floss every day. But it just doesn’t always happen that way, does it? We know that flossing is harder than brushing for a number of reasons, but we also know how important it is to your oral health. Dr. Oakley wants all of our patients to floss every day, and… (Read More)
Everybody knows that morning breath, or halitosis, is particularly awful. Maybe your spouse, partner, or some other member of your family has informed you that your mouth is toxic in the morning. It is likely that you have noticed it yourself! Either way, Spring Creek Dentistry wants to bring an end to this suffering! There is… (Read More)
Dr. Ryan Oakley
We’ve all had a toothache at some point at some point or another. While you should always consult your Spring dentist, it’s not always a serious problem. Often, the issue can be fixed with a filling or a root canal. However, many Spring residents have found themselves in a situation where the tooth is not salvageable, and… (Read More)