Signs That Your Gums Need Treatment For Disease

Periodontal disease is also frequently called gum disease and is a gum tissue infection that can also affect the bones surrounding your teeth. A gum infection can be caused by germs and bacteria produced by plaque buildup, which irritates your gums and create many dental health problems in your smile.... Read more »

We Can Restore Your Tooth With a Dental Crown in One Simple Appointment

Are you tired of waiting weeks or months for a dental crown? If so, our dentist, Dr. Barry Sorenson, has some good news for you! You don’t have to wait any longer. Our office now has CEREC®, which is a high-tech machine that can create your dental crown within one... Read more »

Enjoy Your Smile Thanks to Tooth Hazard Treatments

  In order to ensure your smile can thrive for the rest of your life, it is always a good idea to have a tooth hazard prevention plan in place. This can make sure that dental damage does not occur to your teeth and if it does, that you will... Read more »

Braces-Friendly Holiday Treats

Unfortunately for orthodontics patients, nuts, candy canes, and caramel seem to permeate the holiday treat scene--and none can be eaten with braces. But there are still lots of delicious foods to eat--especially if you make your own! Here are some braces-friendly holiday goodies you can make yourself with ease. Fudge:... Read more »

Keep Your Orthodontic Treatment on Schedule with Proper Dental Hygiene

Orthodontic treatment from Salina Creek Dental is designed to realign your smile as quickly and efficiently as possible, but proper dental hygiene goes a long way in improving your experience. If you have received braces or another immovable orthodontic appliance, Dr. Barry Sorenson offers professional dental cleaning tips. Tooth decay... Read more »

Using a Saliva Substitute to Treat Dry Mouth

Chronic dry mouth can come from many sources. It often is the side effect of a medication. It can come from too much tobacco or alcohol. It can be a symptom of a disease. Those are just a few of the causes. The results of dry mouth, however, can be... Read more »

What Foods Do Your Gums Need?

Did you know that there are foods that can strengthen and support your gums? Your gums support your teeth, protect the bone material in the mouth, and ward off the oral bacteria that cause gum disease. For a beautiful smile, you can boost your gum healthy by eating the foods... Read more »

Successful Smiles with Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers

Are you interested in a tooth restoration treatment such as dental crowns or dental veneers, but cannot decide which one is best for you? Although both tooth restoration treatments are highly effective for improving the look you are seeking for your teeth, they do have their differences. Dental crowns are... Read more »

Correcting Oral Health Issues That Arise with CEREC Treatments

Have you ever heard of CEREC? CEREC technology is highly effective in the use of oral health care treatments such as dental fillings and dental crowns. Using CEREC technology, dentists are able to reach new levels of oral health care efficiency and durability. A dental crown is used to cap... Read more »

Repair a Cavity With a Dental Filling

There is a thin protective layer on the outside of our teeth called the tooth enamel. If your tooth enamel is eroded so deeply that a hole forms in the tooth, you have a cavity. Dental fillings do exactly what it sounds like they do--fill cavities. This helps prevent further... Read more »