Bear Creek Family Dentistry Blog
January 6, 2018
Yes. They do. That’s what makes a family dentistry practice so unique. Family dentists offer dental services to keep patients of all ages smiling. From the eruption of your first tooth to the very last, a skilled family dentist is your partner in preventing common oral health concerns and providing safe, effective, conservative dental care at every stage of dental development. In this post, we’ll explore some of the many reasons why adult dentistry in a family practice may be the best solution.
January 1, 2018
In most cases, your dentist’s job is to help you keep your teeth. However, there are some cases where removing a tooth is the best option to help you maintain your overall oral health. This is most often the case with third molars, wisdom teeth. These are the last teeth to erupt in the smile, and they can, unfortunately, cause some oral health issues. If wisdom tooth extraction is recommended, a skilled dentist can safely and comfortably remove your wisdom teeth to protect your smile.
December 16, 2017
As the year draws to a close, you and your family likely have a lot on your to do lists, but we want to recommend you add one more thing – a trip to the dentist. If you haven’t already been to the dentist two times this year for checkups or you just want to find out more about using up any remaining annual dental insurance benefits, you still have time to schedule a consultation with your trusted dental practice before the end of your plan year. Make the most of your 2017 dental insurance benefits with a dental consultation today.
December 11, 2017
Your dentist in Pleasant Grove is booking visits quickly for the end of the New Year — and our schedule is filling up fast. Why the sudden rush? Two reasons: first, people want to make sure their teeth are ready to sparkle in time for the holidays. And second, they want to take advantage of their investment in dental insurance before their benefits go to waste!
November 18, 2017
The holidays are an amazing time of year as you gather with friends and family while finding the perfect gifts for your loved ones. You never expect for a dental emergency to ruin the festivities. However, one in six Americans will find themselves in this position this year. When the unexpected occurs, it is important to known how to react during the situation while calling your emergency dentist in Mesquite immediately. With quick action and fast care, you can save your tooth from needing to be removed while getting back to your holiday events.
October 14, 2017
If you’re a child, Halloween likely means three important things, “candy, Candy, and MORE CANDY.” Of course, if you’re a parent, all these sweets might have you a little bit worried about your child’s smile. Thankfully, there are a few easy things you can do to help your child enjoy the holiday and keep their smile nice and healthy at the same time. What are they? We’re glad you asked! Here are 3 simple Halloween candy tips from your children’s dentist in Mesquite from Bear Creek Family Dentistry. (more…)
October 5, 2017
Dental implants in Pleasant Grove are a wonderful solution for replacing any number of missing teeth, but they still come with a hefty price tag to be paid upfront. Our office works with you to make dental care more affordable, but dental insurance plans and Medicaid still do not cover this premiere option in tooth replacement.
September 15, 2017
When it comes to finding a Mesquite dentist you can trust, you may think that there’s no way to choose between the overwhelming number of options. However, there are few considerations that can help you narrow down your choices.
August 30, 2017
It’s easy to find a dentist you’ll visit once — typing “dentist near me” into your search bar will throw up a lot of local options. But did you know that people who commit to a single dentist are more likely to enjoy better oral health over a lifetime? It’s worth taking the time to find a real dental home. That’s what we call a dentist’s office where you feel comfortable, relaxed, and totally confident in your journey to lasting oral health and wellness.
August 16, 2017
If you or your child is dealing with a misaligned bite, we’ve got some good news for you. Braces are more efficient, comfortable, and affordable than ever before. And straight teeth not only look great, they also promote better oral and overall health. Your orthodontist in Mesquite recommends traditional braces in most cases — keep reading to find out why they’re the tried and true method for straightening teeth!