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4 Ways to Help Bad Breath

Halitosis, or more commonly referred to as bad breath, can happen to anyone. It can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. But what’s more concerning for the team at our dental office in Columbia is that bad breath can be a sign of something more serious. Let’s take a look at what causes bad breath and some [...]

By | February 18th, 2019|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

5 Ways to Get Rid of a Toothache

Toothaches can happen at any time, anywhere, and to anyone. When they do make an appearance, they can cause severe pain and leave us wanting immediate relief. At our dental office in Columbia, we understand the discomfort associated with a toothache and are here to share our top five tips to get rid of one. [...]

By | February 4th, 2019|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

Is Removing Wisdom Teeth Necessary?

About 90% of the American population has had their wisdom teeth removed. But why is it important that we get these teeth extracted? Is wisdom teeth surgery really that important? What happens if we don’t have our wisdom teeth taken out? The team at our dental office in Columbia has the answers. Wisdom Teeth Basics [...]

By | January 21st, 2019|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health, Wisdom Teeth|0 Comments

Top Questions About Dental Care

At our dental office in Columbia, we believe in not only caring for our patients’ smiles but also educating them on all things related to dentistry. We’re often asked questions by either our patients or their families, and we always welcome them! Today we’d like to answer some of the questions we hear most often. [...]

New Year’s Resolutions for Better Oral Health

Something interesting happens around this time every year. People start reflecting on the last twelve months and start thinking about some things they can change in order to make the next twelve even better. These changes, or resolutions, are usually quickly lost within the first few weeks of the new year. But this year, our [...]

By | December 17th, 2018|Dental Hygiene, General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

Tooth Extraction or Root Canal: Which is Best for You?

When you’re dealing with tooth pain or severe decay you may think that a tooth extraction is your only option. However, at our dental office in Columbia, we want all of our patients to know that there may be another option available that can save your tooth. The Truth About Root Canals Root canals have [...]

5 Surprising Things That Destroy Teeth

By now we all know that things such as sugar and smoking can really damage teeth and oral health. But there are several other things out there that are also bad for your smile… some that may even surprise you. Join our dental office in Columbia as we cover some of the most surprising ways [...]

By | November 16th, 2018|Dental Hygiene, General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

Quit Smoking for Better Oral Health

The American Cancer Society sponsors an event every November to raise awareness for all the health problems associated with smoking and provide tips and tools on how to quit the habit. This year, the Great American Smokeout will fall on November 15, and our dental office in Columbia wants to do our part to help [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

All About Cosmetic Dentistry

We want you to be proud enough of your smile to show it off to the world. After all, it should make you feel confident, proud, and happy. But we understand that not everyone is born with a naturally straight, white smile. We also know that accidents, age, and some habits can change your grin [...]

By | October 17th, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

It’s National Dental Hygiene Month at Your Columbia Dental Office

The month of October seems to kick off the beginning of the holiday season, and at our dental office in Columbia, we have one more reason to celebrate! Every October the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA) sponsors National Dental Hygiene Month to recognize the hard work and dedication of dental hygienists all around America. We’re [...]