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How to Get a Whiter Smile

There are a number of things that can stain our teeth and make them look dull and discolored. When this happens, we tend to look for ways to bring back our bright, white smiles. At our dental office in Columbia, we have some good news -- there are many ways to whiten your teeth! Let’s [...]

By | April 16th, 2019|Cosmetic Dentistry|0 Comments

The Signs of Oral Cancer

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and at our dental office in Columbia, we know just how serious and scary oral cancer can be. To do our part to help raise awareness, we’re here to share facts, signs, and risk factors of oral cancer with our patients and neighbors. Facts About Oral Cancer More than [...]

Why Do I Grind My Teeth?

Did you ever wake up in the morning and notice that your face and jaw are sore? Do you get up in the mornings with unexplainable headaches?  Our dental office in Columbia wants to know if you’ve ever considered that your pain and discomfort could be caused by teeth grinding or bruxism. Read on and [...]

Healthy Foods. Healthy Smile. Healthy Body. Healthy Life.

We always like to take a moment this time of year to dedicate a special blog to eating healthy in honor of National Nutrition Month. Ask anyone of our team members at our dental office in Columbia, and they’re going to tell you how important it is to make sure you’re only putting good foods [...]

By | March 11th, 2019|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

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 [...]