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Best Things To Do Before Your Next Dental Visit

That time has come again. It’s time to see your dentist in Columbia. But this time can be different. Whether it’ll be the first time visiting a new office or you’ve been going to the same dentist for many years, there are a few things you can ahead of time to help make the appointment [...]

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. [...]

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

Professional vs At-Home Teeth Whitening

When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening is the most common and popular procedure patients look for. The big question for those looking for whiter teeth is, should you use professional or at home-teeth whitening services? Each system has its benefits and may be right for different people. First, let’s discuss exactly what is [...]

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

What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dentist Appointment

How important is your child’s first dentist appointment? Probably more than you think. According to research more than 25% of children in the U.S. get a cavity before the age of 4, with many as early as 2. Despite this fact and recommendations from dentists, 40% of parents wait until after age 2 to take [...]

By | January 4th, 2018|Helpful Tips|0 Comments

Cosmetic Dentistry Q&A: What Is the Difference Between Dental Crowns, Veneers and Bridges?

When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, there are many options for achieving your perfect smile. The best choice for you will depend greatly on your specific needs, budget and dental history. Determining your best cosmetic dentistry option is best done by consulting with your dentist about your options. Before you do, it doesn’t hurt to [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|Helpful Tips|0 Comments

6 Tips to Choose the Best Dentist in Columbia, MD

How can you choose the best dentist in Columbia, MD? The short answer is, there is no one best dentist for everybody. Your needs will be different from any other dental patient. Not only may you require different services, but your preferred level of care and personal comfort will be different from others. Choosing someone [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Helpful Tips|1 Comment

Pediatric Dentist Tips: How to Care for Your Child’s Teeth

How to care for a child’s teeth is a question many parents have for pediatric dentists in Columbia, MD. The fact that you’re asking this question early on is already a good sign for your child’s dental health. Here are some pediatric dentist tips to keep your baby, infant and toddler’s teeth healthy: When Should [...]

By | November 24th, 2017|Helpful Tips|1 Comment