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... 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.... 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... Read more »

The Case for Regular Checkups

How often do you go see your general care physician for a physical? It’s recommended that you go once a year, but most of us only bother with a doctor’s visit when we’re really sick. It’s too expensive - and time-consuming - otherwise. So why would you want to bother... Read more »

Dental Crowns – What Are They?

Have you ever heard of dental crowns? Most people have, because they’re such a widely-used solution for a variety of dental problems. But do you know what a dental crown is, how they’re used, and why you may need one? If you don’t, that’s normal. Most people don’t know much... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Indian Creek Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »