Other Ways to Clean Your Teeth

Brushing and flossing form the foundation of dental hygiene. However, there are more things that you can do to help your smile stay clean and bright! Two of those things are to incorporate mouthwash into your morning and evening routines and to chew gum after meals.   Mouthwash can be... Read more »

Getting Your Child to Brush Their Teeth

As your dentist will tell you, it is important that you brush your teeth at least twice a day. As any parent can tell you, getting your child to do that is sometimes easier said than done! But it does not have to be a chore and with a little... Read more »

What Causes Tooth Decay?

Tooth decay, which is also known as a dental cavity, is a severe and dangerous dental issue that can damage your teeth and alter your oral health. Unfortunately, there are many things that cause tooth decay, and some of those things are: -Poor oral hygiene: This means you forget to... Read more »

A Dentist Needs to Treat a Tooth with a Missing Filling

When a small cavity, minor dental fracture, or area of dental attrition forms on one of your teeth, it can often be treated with a simple dental filling. The specific material used to repair the tooth will be based on its location and the tooth’s prevalence in your smile. If... Read more »

Super Senior Citizen Smiles

Your every-age smile is important to Dr. Scott Chandler and our dental team. This is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth and gums! If you do so, you can maintain a healthy, beautiful, and natural smile throughout your life. Here are some tips to help... Read more »

Dental Diet Do’s and Dont’s

We all want to take care of our bodies, and that starts with what we eat. To make it easier to feed a healthy smile, Dr. Scott Chandler and our dental team have some diet do’s and don’ts to share with you today! Do: Eat fruits and vegetables. Crunchy, water-filled fruits... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Silver 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 »