The Facts About Cavities

Did you know that cavities are simply another name for tooth decay? Fortunately, the number of cavities Americans have every year has decreased significantly. This is due in large part to increased awareness of the importance of oral health, including brushing and flossing to prevent cavities. But tooth decay is... Read more »

Amalgam and Composite Fillings

Unfortunately, there are times when even the most consistent daily oral hygiene routine is still not enough to prevent the pervasive bacteria in your mouth from causing a cavity. If you notice a tooth suffering from heightened sensitivity or a change in your tooth’s texture, you shouldn’t delay in calling... Read more »

Let Us Restore Your Fresh Breath

With the holidays around the corner, will your breath prevent you from interacting with the people you love? If so, you are not alone. Issues with the breath are actually fairly common, and they can make social interactions unnecessarily unnerving. The good news is, bad breath, also known as halitosis,... Read more »

Crowns Often Restore Large Cavities

Cavities form on your teeth when an inadequate oral hygiene routine fails to remove residual food particles and plaque from your smile. This allows the natural bacteria in your mouth to exploit textured or compromised areas of tooth enamel to form a cavity. If a cavity is detected and treated... Read more »

Dentures Through the Ages

Dentures have been around for a surprisingly long time. Nearly as long as civilization, as far as the archaeologists have been able to tell. Each culture has seen the need to replace missing teeth, so many different methods have been created. Primitive dentures from 1500 B.C. Egypt have been discovered,... Read more »

Why Is Periodontal Maintenance Necessary?

At Trinity Dental, Dr. Robert A. Berkowitz and our team are happy to help our patients in Anderson, South Carolina, and the surrounding communities achieve healthy smiles. While the early stages of gum disease respond well to improved oral hygiene, such as toothbrushing, flossing, and oral rinsing, if gum disease is... Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Shopping List that Will Help Your Smile

If you’re not sure which oral hygiene products to purchase at the store, then our Trinity Dental Center team is more than happy to help you! It’s best to purchase the following five products if you want a strong, healthy, and beautiful smile: -Toothbrush: A soft-bristled toothbrush is the best... Read more »

Oral Health and Dental Care: All You Need to Know About Thrush

Have you ever heard of thrush? If not, you have now! Thrush is a dental issue that can be caused by stress, illnesses, and medication. The issue begins when the balance between your oral bacteria, fungus, and microorganisms become disrupted. When this happens, the fungus in your mouth, also known... Read more »

All About Dental Implants

It is not uncommon for people to require at least one tooth replacement in their lifetime. While there are many restoration options, one of the best is dental implants. Implants have revolutionized restorative dentistry, and may be the best option for your replacement needs. The reason dental implants are such... Read more »

The Benefit of Your Regular Dental Checkup

Dr. Robert Berkowitz and the American Dental Associations recommend that you have a dental checkup and cleaning twice a year. There are a few different facets involved in the dental check up performed by the Dr. Robert Berkowitz. The checkup begins with a dental cleaning procedure. A hygienist will use... Read more »