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We're excited to announce the official launch of the Oakes Family Dentistry blog. We'll be posting helpful dental tips, news from the dental industry, updates from our practice, and more about the latest in dentistry. Our dental team strives to be there for our patients when they need us, and we want our online presence to be a reflection of that principle.

We hope this blog provides an extra level of service to our current and future patients. If you would like to stay up to date on the latest from Oakes Family Dentistry and Michael Oakes, DMD, visit our blog often. Dr. Oakes is passionate about improving oral health and providing tailored treatment to address your concerns.

If you have questions about our blog posts or about our services, don’t hesitate to call. We are happy to answer any questions or to schedule an appointment for you. Here's to your best oral health ever!


Oral Surgery The Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Oral Surgeon

If you’re considering oral surgery, you want to know exactly what will happen before, during, and af...

Oct 6 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery What to Expect With Dental Implants

Dental implants are permanent tooth replacement solutions that include both an artificial tooth ...

Aug 18 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery Reasons for Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy is necessary when the soft tissue inside your root canal (the pulp) is inflamed o...

Jul 14 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery How to Eat After Oral Surgery

The idea of dental surgery procedures such as wisdom teeth removal, regular tooth extractions, or de...

Jun 2 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery What is Considered Oral Surgery?

Oral surgery successfully treats many different health conditions and diseases. Your dentist may als...

Apr 21 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery Dentist vs. Oral Surgeon: What is the Difference?

Dentistry is a vast field, and every condition requires specific attention. Choosing the right profe...

Mar 10 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery Does Everyone Have Wisdom Teeth?

Teeth typically erupt in stages, starting from incisors and canines to premolars, and molars. Childr...

Jan 13 • 4 min read
Oral Surgery Recovering from Oral Surgery

Oral surgery is a dental specialty that refers to any surgical procedure performed on your jaw, teet...

Dec 2 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery Temporomandibular Joint Disorder Causes and Treatments

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is in use more than any other joint in the whole body, which make...

Mar 11 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery How Oral Surgery is Used to Benefit Your Long-Term Oral Health

Ideal oral health involves making sure that teeth are not only healthy but that the surrounding str...

Feb 19 • 4 min read

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Dr. Michael Oakes, DMD
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Oakes Family Dentistry

1111 East Reserve St, Vancouver, Washington 98661

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