1. Maintain White & Bright Teeth

    How to Maintain White & Bright Teeth

    If you ask anyone what they would like to change about their smile, there’s a good chance they’ll say they want their teeth to be whiter. However, what most people don’t know is that making simple lifestyle changes can help boost and maintain those healthy, white teeth. Daily Care for Cleaner …Read More

  2. Importance of Lifetime Retainer Wear

    Importance of Lifetime Retainer Wear

    When you finish your orthodontic treatment, you are excited to be free of the appliances you’ve had to put up with—brackets, wires, aligners, and so on. However, while it is certainly important to revel in the freedom of your new smile, equally important is taking the necessary action to retain …Read More

  3. Dry Mouth

    Dry Mouth

    Everybody gets dry mouth now and then. Sometimes temporary mouth dryness can be brought on by dehydration, stress, or a normal reduction in saliva flow at night. However, if your dry mouth persists long past the norm, you may have a chronic condition known as xerostomia. What is Xerostomia? Xerostom…Read More

  4. Corrective Jaw Surgery

    Corrective Jaw (Orthognathic) Surgery

    The dedicated family dentists at Bluff Creek Dental provide a wide range of high quality dental services to patients of all ages in our friendly and comfortable Chanhassen, MN office environment. Corrective jaw surgery, or orthognathic surgery, is one of the many services we offer. During this proce…Read More

  5. Tooth Decay Prevention

    Tooth Decay Prevention

    At Bluff Creek Dental, we work hard to provide high-quality dental care to families across the Chanhassen, MN area. Our dentists and highly-trained staff want to make every patient feel at home in our office. We have years of experience working with patients of all ages and with every kind of dental…Read More

  6. Thumb and Finger Appliances

    Thumb & Finger Appliances

    Thumb and finger sucking habits are a perfectly natural way for babies and toddlers to soothe themselves. However, as a child grows there comes a point when this comforting habit can cause more harm than good. While it is completely natural for children to suck their thumbs during the first few year…Read More

  7. Space Maintainers

    Space Maintainers

    Pediatric Dentistry in Chanhassen, MN At Bluff Creek Dental, our mission is to help families throughout the Chanhassen, MN area achieve gorgeous, healthy smiles through great dental treatment. Our practice is proud to take a comprehensive approach to dental care, designing personalized treatments th…Read More

  8. Pregnancy, Hormones, & Oral Health

    Pregnancy, Hormones, & Oral Health

    Pregnancy is a time of celebration, planning, and changing. Not all of the changes are welcome, however, or even visible. Many of the physical and emotional changes experienced during pregnancy result from an increase in the levels of certain hormones. Hormones are chemicals that regulate many impor…Read More

  9. Mouthguards

    Mouthguards

    You will often hear your family dentist stress the importance of protecting your teeth from the harm of decay and disease. However, it is just as important to protect your teeth from external force and trauma—everything from teeth grinding to obtaining an injury during a sporting event. For best p…Read More

  10. Halitosis & Your Health

    Halitosis

    Halitosis & Your Health This year don’t keep people at a distance due to a bad case of bad breath. Learn the truth behind halitosis today, and better prepare yourself for a sweet smelling, orally healthy tomorrow. The Basics of Bad Breath After food has been broken down in your mouth and swall…Read More