A Complete Denture Can Help Restore Basic Oral Function Lost to Severe Periodontitis

Untreated gum disease will gradually worsen from gingivitis into the chronic periodontal infection of periodontitis. Once this occurs, your gums can slowly start to pull back from the base of your teeth. As the gum line recedes an infection can develop near the roots of multiple teeth. In time, this... Read more »

Brush Your Teeth

During the busy winter months, it’s easy to let our little daily habits get lost in the shuffle. Unfortunately, when it comes to dental hygiene habits, long lapses can be very damaging to your teeth and gums. Make sure that you are consistent with your brushing and flossing habits this... Read more »

A Dental Restoration Can Help Your Smile

In this modern dentistry age, there are very few dental ailments that cannot be treated. If your smile is broken, chances are very high that we can fix it. Here are some examples below: - When your tooth enamel has been penetrated by bacteria, cavities form. Cavities can be treated... Read more »

The Link Between Diabetes and Oral Health

Did you know that about 29.1 million people in the United States have diabetes? And every year, more people are diagnosed. Some have diabetes and don’t know it. If you have diabetes, life can be hard. How does this affect your oral health? Diabetes occurs when your body can’t process... Read more »

Certain Factors Put You at Greater Risk for Gum Disease

Gum disease is an infection that attacks the gums and structures that surround and support the teeth. In the early stages, gum disease manifests with gums that bleed easily, especially when you brush and floss. This infection is caused by the bacteria from plaque, but there are certain factors that... Read more »

Holistic Dentistry 101

Would you like to learn about holistic dentistry? As a holistic dental practice, Trinity Dental Center, we can offer you the basics of this unique and special branch of dentistry. Holistic dentistry literally means approaching teeth treatment in the context of a whole person. We look at our patient's’ entire... Read more »

Shopping for the Right Toothpaste

You already know how essential it is to brush your teeth twice a day, but are you brushing with the right toothpaste for you? There are certain things to keep an eye out for when you’re shopping: First and foremost, look for the “ADA Seal”on the package container. This means... Read more »

Why Do I Have a Toothache?

Toothaches are common, but that doesn’t discount the pain they cause. Some are just annoying, but others can be so painful that you have to stay home from work or school. When you have a toothache in Anderson, South Carolina, it’s best to try to find the cause so you... Read more »

Doing More for Your Smile

There are three foundational ways to care for your smile: brush your teeth at least twice daily, floss once daily, and visit your dentist regularly. If you’ve already got these habits in the bag, you’re on the right track. But do you ever wish you could do more for your... Read more »

Treating Chronic Bad Breath Often Calls for Identifying the Underlying Cause

Acute bad breath can often be the result of consuming pungent foods and beverages. In most of these cases brushing, flossing, and rinsing your mouth with antiseptic mouthwash will often clear up the problems. Chronic bad breath condition can sometimes be a more significant problem. In some of these cases,... Read more »