(803) 781-9090 | 690 Columbiana Dr. Ste A | Columbia, South Carolina 29212

Menu

Find Us

Book Now

Call Us

Tooth Trivia

Rewriting History With Teeth

After discovering a rare and expensive pigment in the dental plaque of a woman who lived some time between the 11th and 12th century, researchers at Ohio State University are rewriting history. Published in the journal Science Advances, the study hoped to provide a reimagined picture of the 11th century, the role of women, and [...]

By |February 6th, 2019|Gum Disease, Hygiene, Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Rewriting History With Teeth

Fish Teeth, Human Teeth, and Columbia, SC Sport Fishing

Situated on the fall line between the Piedmont region and the Atlantic Coastal Plain, Columbia’s two rivers make it a haven for sport fishing. Sportsman travel from around the United States to fish in Lake Murray, and the South Carolina coasts. Columbia itself is full of experienced fishermen, including Dr. Hahn. Seen below is a [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Fish Teeth, Human Teeth, and Columbia, SC Sport Fishing

Beyond Ty Cobb’s Dentures: Sports Memorabilia’s Oral Fixation

The sports memorabilia world has recently been abuzz with news that one of NBA All-Star Steph Curry’s game-worn mouthguards would be available at auction. A mouthguard may seem like an odd—or even gross—object to want in your collection, but it’s far from the first or most bizarre dental-related, pro-athlete keepsake. Those designations may belong to [...]

By |September 22nd, 2016|Athletes, Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Beyond Ty Cobb’s Dentures: Sports Memorabilia’s Oral Fixation

Humans May Phase Out Wisdom Teeth, Study Says

Wisdom teeth don’t seem so smart when they become impacted, which can force other teeth out of position, and contribute to tooth decay and gum disease among other dental health problems. But a recent study suggests that future generations may not have to worry about wisdom teeth removal, a dental procedure that [...]

By |May 12th, 2016|Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Humans May Phase Out Wisdom Teeth, Study Says