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What You Need to Know: Professional Whitening

Having a smile you’re proud of can make your summer a whole lot brighter, but getting there isn’t always easy. Like most South Carolina residents wanting to cool off in the summer, sweet tea might taste delicious but can quickly stain your teeth. Same thing with iced coffee, wine, soda, and even watermelon. With so [...]

Introducing: Planmeca Emerald Scanner

Like all vital sciences, dentistry continues to become more and more advanced. From the advent of robots capable of performing dental implant surgery to creating space-age materials that could turn teeth too slippery for cavity causing bacteria to latch on to, the future is looking brighter and brighter for smiles everywhere. The Planmeca Emerald scanner [...]

By |May 24th, 2018|Dental Implant, Technology|Comments Off on Introducing: Planmeca Emerald Scanner

Study Shows People with Diabetes Make Fewer Visits to the Dentist

Diabetes comes with many potential oral health complications. This means that people with diabetes should make more regular dental visits than people without diabetes. In some cases, it is recommended that they visit the dentist three or more times a year, rather than the twice annual visits recommended for most people. However, the Journal of [...]

By |May 10th, 2018|Cavities, Dentists, Gum Disease|Comments Off on Study Shows People with Diabetes Make Fewer Visits to the Dentist

How to Floss With Braces

Brushing your teeth twice a day is a good start, but it can’t be the whole of your process. Flossing is a crucial part of your at-home oral hygiene routine. Studies have shown that flossing reduces your risk of tooth decay and prevents gum disease and gum inflammation. But despite the health benefits that flossing [...]

By |April 19th, 2018|Braces, Hygiene, Invisalign|Comments Off on How to Floss With Braces

Strong Gag Reflex? Sedation Dentistry Can Help

Having a dentist or hygienist’s hands in your mouth isn’t pleasant for anyone, but for people with a particularly strong gag reflex, dentist appointments can be extremely challenging. Those who struggle with this problem often have high anxiety levels around dental appointments, and sometimes even skip the dentist entirely — an impulse that can lead [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Sedation Dentistry|Comments Off on Strong Gag Reflex? Sedation Dentistry Can Help