The Steps You Need to Correctly Care for Your Smile

Did you know that it’s important to take care of your smile correctly? Yes, it’s true! If you neglect your smile, then you are placing your oral health at severe risk for problems such as cavities, tooth loss, gum disease and even bone loss. Furthermore, you can be setting yourself... Read more »

Treasure Your Teeth and Receive Dental Sealants

When you view your back teeth in the mirror, do you see biting surfaces full of deep textures like little mountains and valleys? The molars and premolars are often deeply ridged to grind food into edible mulch, but they could become a health risk if daily brushing and flossing aren’t... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Restoration Might Be Able to Replace a Knocked Out Tooth

Dental emergencies and oral trauma can sometimes impact a tooth with so much force that it cleaves off at the gumline or completely knocked out of the socket. In a moment like this timely oral first-aid is important while seeking emergency treatment from one of our skilled dentists, Dr. Samuel... Read more »

Your Finest Smile Should Include Unhealthy Food Avoidance Treatments

Are you aware of any oral health risks in your diet? Even if you find yourself doing your best to eat a healthy diet and are in good shape, you may be eating products that are not so healthy for your teeth and gums. Some healthy products can easily create... Read more »

Misshapen Teeth Can Be Corrected Using Dental Crowns

If you have misshapen, discolored, or weak teeth, your dentist may have recommended dental crowns. Here are some basic things to know before moving forward with getting a dental crown. A dental crown restores a tooth fully, covering the entire visible portion. A crown will give the tooth its proper... Read more »

Diabetes and Periodontitis

Studies have confirmed a definite correlation between diabetes and gum disease. Chronically high blood sugar levels can increase your chances for complications from gum disease. Bacteria including the millions of germs in your mouth can thrive in this situation. If you have diabetes, it is of the utmost importance to... Read more »

Dental Veneers Need Minimal Maintenance

Cosmetic dentistry encompasses a wide range of applications intended to improve the appearance of your teeth and smile. This can have a significant bearing on your self-image and you sense of self-confidence in several of life’s common social settings. In many cases where a smile has been marred by significant... Read more »

Oral Health Care Highlights: Tooth Restorations

If you would like to speak with your dentist about a tooth restoration, think about which procedures will be best for your smile. Numerous treatments including dental crowns, dental veneers, teeth whitening treatments, and dental fillings, all exist with specific benefits in mind to enhance the function of your smile... Read more »

Toothaches Must Be Treated

Parties and dinners, gift exchanges and pageants, charity events and fundraisers.The holiday season can be a bit hectic! It’s tempting to let the little things slide. If your brushing and flossing habits slip, that could mean a toothache. Toothaches can really throw a wrench in your holiday plans! First, how... Read more »

Would You Benefit From Root Canal Therapy?

Would you be surprised if we told you that some of the “facts” you have heard regarding root canal therapy may not be true? Did you know that the main reason patients undergo root canal therapy is to treat problems such as trauma and tooth decay? At Orangeburg Dental Associates,... Read more »