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Children’s Dental Month

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, a time when dental professionals and health advocates come together to promote the importance of good oral hygiene habits for children. The observance, which began as a one-day event in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1941, has since expanded to a month-long campaign that reaches millions of families across the United […]

Children’s Dental FAQs

Children’s Dental FAQs

As parents, we strive to provide the best possible care for our children’s health, including their dental well-being. However, navigating the world of children’s oral health can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. To help address some common concerns, this article aims to answer frequently asked questions (FAQs) about children’s dental care. From teething to cavity […]

Why do Gums Bleed When Flossing and Brushing?

Bassett Creek Dental - Why do gums bleed

Bleeding gums while brushing and flossing is a common experience for many people and far too many of us have accepted as the norm – when I floss my gums bleed. However, this is not healthy. While very common, bleeding gums are a problem. Healthy gums generally will not bleed from flossing and brushing. It’s […]

When to Cancel Your Dental Appointment

Dental care is an essential part of overall health, however, we are well aware that many of us simply dislike the dentist and may be tempted to cancel for the slightest reason. First and foremost, generally you should keep your appointment and always avoid canceling at the last minute unless absolutely necessary. There are certain […]

Understanding and Alleviating Tooth Sensitivity

Understanding and Alleviating Tooth Sensitivity

Within our dental home here at Bassett Creek Dental we have seen countless cases of tooth sensitivity. We understand the discomfort and frustration it can cause, so we are here to shed light on this common dental issue, explore its underlying causes, and provide guidance on effective management and relief. Together, we can ensure your […]

Understanding Toothaches: Causes and Treatment Options

Understanding Toothaches

One of the most common dental issues many people will experience in their lifetime is a toothache. If you have had one before you know how painful they can be. A toothache has the power to interrupt your ability to complete normal daily tasks like going to work, chores around the house, etc. The pain […]

Healthy Holiday Cooking Tips

You can almost smell the aroma of warm apple pie and chocolate chip cookies wafting through the air. Thanksgiving is a wonderful opportunity to spend quality time with your family. What better way to bring the family together than a big meal and great conversation? With all of the tasty morsels on the horizon, we’ve […]

The Top 10 Worst Holiday Foods for Your Teeth

The holidays are almost upon us, and if you are like many, you are already dreaming of all the glorious food to be eaten over these next few months. You can almost taste that warm salty gravy and those fluffy, buttery mashed potatoes. While we understand indulging now in then, we also know that some […]