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 [...]

How to Get Rid of Bad Breath

Having bad breath can be embarrassing. But the team at our Columbia dental office is here to help. In fact, we help patients everyday find out what’s causing their bad breath and work with them to fix it. Today, we’re going beyond the help that we can provide in our office and providing you some [...]

By | September 24th, 2018|General & Preventive Dentistry, Oral Health|0 Comments

Can Whole Grains Keep Smiles Healthy?

Eating a healthy dose of whole grains every day can help reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke, obesity, and even cancer. But there’s another lesser known benefit of whole grains that our dental office in Columbia wants you to know about. Research has shown that a diet rich in whole grains can reduce the [...]

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

The Do’s & Don’ts to Getting a White Smile

As we near Labor Day, many people will begin packing away their white clothes until next year. After all, wearing white after Labor Day is typically considered a fashion faux pas. However, at our dental office in Columbia, we believe that a white smile never goes out style, and you should be proud to show [...]

By | August 24th, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Oral Health|0 Comments

How to Tell What Services Your Dental Insurance Covers

What services does your dental insurance cover? Unfortunately, this question is all too common in regards to dental insurance and is confusing for many people. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be. Knowing where to look for answers to questions about your dental insurance is key to making the most of your insurance plan. It will make [...]

By | February 26th, 2018|Helpful Tips|0 Comments

What Is the Process of Getting Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

Wondering what is the process of getting a wisdom tooth out? For many people, wisdom tooth extraction is a very common procedure that is very simple. Knowing what is involved is the best way to get through the dental procedure as smoothly as possible. Why You May Need A Wisdom Teeth Removal The main reason most [...]

By | February 14th, 2018|Helpful Tips|0 Comments

How Often Is Teeth Cleaning Required?

Most people know they need their teeth cleaned regularly. However, they may not know how often teeth cleaning required.  To answer, most dentists recommend that the average person should visit for a teeth cleaning and dental checkup every six months. You’ve probably already heard this recommendation. If you’re reading this, the question you’re most likely asking [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|Helpful Tips|0 Comments