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Dentures vs. Implants: Picking the Right Restorations for You

All dentists prefer to save a patient’s natural teeth whenever it’s possible to do so. When a tooth can’t be salvaged with treatments like a root canal, it’s time to think ...
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Understanding Your Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is common, but you can overcome it with some help from your family dentist. Ask about sedation dentistry, which uses intravenously delivered medications to help you relax during your ...
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Are You Too Old for Orthodontic Treatment?

You’re never too old for adult orthodontics, especially now that there are so many options available for discreet, comfortable teeth straightening. Talk to your dentist to find out if ...
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What Seniors Need to Know About Periodontal Disease

Teeth can last a lifetime, but they often do not. One of the most common causes of tooth loss is untreated periodontal disease. This is an oral infection that you can prevent with a little help from ...
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Can I Eat Before Sedation?

Sticking to a balanced diet keeps you healthy and active, but there are some situations that warrant exceptions in your diet. If you’re going to see your dentist for IV sedation, you’ll ...
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Hear Dr. McDuffee Discuss the Importance of Oral Health

Quality oral health is important if you want a high quality of living, so remember to take care of your teeth and gums as well as see your dentist. Watch this video and hear Dr. McDuffee discuss the ...
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Dental Cleanings: What to Expect

Brushing, flossing, and using mouthwash regularly will help keep your teeth, gums, and breath fresh. In addition to what you do outside the office, you need to visit your dentist regularly for ...
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What Treatment Options Are Available for Periodontal Disease?

Gingivitis and periodontitis represent different stages of gum disease or periodontal disease, and minor symptoms will continue to progress as the issue goes unaddressed. Fortunately, your dentist can ...
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The Six-Month Countdown to a New Smile

Even if you brush and floss your teeth in addition to seeing your dentist regularly, malocclusions still happen from time to time. If you want to straighten out your teeth in a short period of time, ...
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A Look at Our Fresh Start Special

Everybody deserves a fresh start. That’s why at Oak Creek Dental Care, we offer a Fresh Start special. Our expert dentists can provide you with a few different treatments for a small price when ...
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FAQs About Preparing for IV Sedation

Some people have no trouble meeting with their dentists for regular oral health upkeep, but others are not as comfortable in the dental office. IV sedation uses anxiolytic drugs to keep patients calm ...
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Getting the Facts About Restoration Dentistry

When you lose a tooth, you should talk to your dentist about restoring it as soon as possible. It’s generally best to hold onto your natural teeth, but modern prosthetics have given way to ...
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Oak Creek Dental Care's Annual Day of Giving

At Oak Creek Dental Care, we’re all about giving. Our practice is made up of top-notch dentists who care about their community and want to give back however possible. Watch this video and see ...
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Easy Ways to Quit Smoking Before Your Dental Implant Appointment

The harmful effects that smoking can have on your health are undeniable, and your dentist won’t be happy to hear about your habit. Dental implants can do a good job of replacing missing teeth, ...
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Your Gum Health: Are You Making These Common Mistakes?

You can avoid oral health complications by practicing proper dental hygiene, but you might not necessarily know what that means. Brushing, flossing, and seeing your dentist are all important ...
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How Long Does It Take for IV Sedation to Wear Off?

IV sedation helps keep people comfortable during their dental treatments, which is great news for anyone who suffers from dental anxiety. It’s important to remember that the sedation won’t ...
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Don't Let Needle Phobias Delay Your Dental Care

If you have a fear of needles, then you may find some comfort in knowing that you’re not alone. However, you shouldn’t let a needle phobia prevent you from visiting the dentist when you ...
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Taking Care of Your Teeth and Brackets with Six Month Smiles

More and more adults are asking their dentists how they can straighten their teeth without wearing traditional braces, and one popular solution is called Six Month Smiles. If you’re preparing to ...
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How Long Does Clear Correct Treatment Take?

When it comes to providing their patients with a discreet treatment that results in straighter teeth and an enhanced smile, many dentists choose Clear Correct. This adult orthodontic treatment uses ...
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Experience 5-Star Care at Oak Creek Dental Care

When it comes to choosing a dentist who is friendly, respectful, and experienced, look no further than Oak Creek Dental Care. At our full-service, state-of-the-art dental practice, we offer the latest ...
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What Happens If I Don't Get a Root Canal?

The mere mention of a root canal is enough to make some people involuntarily cringe. But people who have had a root canal know that it’s really nothing to fret over. Delaying or trying to avoid ...
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Oral Cancer 101

You may know that preventative dentistry helps protect your mouth from cavities and gum disease, but did you realize that your dentist plays an important role in screening for oral cancer, as well? ...
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Why You Should Replace Your Missing Teeth

Whether you lost one or more of your teeth due to decay, trauma, or another cause, restoring them in some way offers many benefits. Keep reading to learn why dentists advise their patients to replace ...
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The Basics of Six Month Smiles

How often do you hide your smile? If gapped and crooked teeth cause you to feel self-conscious, then consider speaking with your dentist about Six Month Smiles. Watch this video for an introduction to ...
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Don't Let Dental Anxiety Damage Your Oral Health

Does your fear of being in the dentist chair prevent you from scheduling checkups or taking care of toothaches? If so, then you may be a perfect candidate for I.V. sedation. Although this sedation ...
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