Categories for Preventive Dental Care

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Understanding Tooth Decay: Causes, Symptoms & Prevention

February 6, 2024 7:21 pm

Tooth decay is one of the most common oral health conditions that afflicts patients. If caught early, cavities can be treated with a simple filling, but if things progress too far, you could be looking at severe tooth decay or even an extraction. Read our blog post for help understanding the details about tooth decay so you can keep your smile healthy for years to come.

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The Connection Between Eczema and Oral Health: Managing Risks

January 9, 2024 5:22 pm

Eczema is a chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation and itching that many people will deal with at some point in their life. Emerging research suggests a potential connection between eczema and certain oral health issues. Read our blog post to help understand and manage the risks eczema can contribute to a healthy smile and your overall well-being.

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Toothbrush Care Tips

September 29, 2023 5:28 am

In our blog post, we share tips on how to take care of your toothbrush! Contact us for more oral hygiene tips.

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Is My Child Old Enough to See a Dentist?

March 24, 2023 7:10 am

We share when to bring your child for their first dental visit. Please contact us with any additional questions about caring for your family's oral health!

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Do Dental Cleanings Whiten Teeth?

November 18, 2022 10:27 pm

Salem Creek Family Dental offers routine cleanings and professional teeth whitening. Learn more in our blog post!