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  • April 17, 2018

The spring sports season is underway, which is a great reason for you to visit our general dentist office in Columbia, SC. Why, you ask? Because if you are an athlete, then you should be wearing an...
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  • April 9, 2018

You know you need a dental cleaning, but you are fearful of sitting in a dentist’s chair. Sound familiar? If so, you aren’t alone. It’s also why you should call 803-272-4162 to learn more about Total Dental Care...
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  • April 1, 2018

How long do you want to wait for your new and improved — and straighter — smile? With traditional braces, it could take two years or longer to complete your smile transformation. Yet, it is possible...
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  • March 23, 2018

How would you like to get a new crown to repair or replace a tooth in just one visit? Using CEREC technology, same-day dental crowns are possible at...
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  • March 15, 2018

You may not be aware of all the wonderful ways dental restorations can give you back your smile. At Total Dental Care of South Carolina, Dr. Forbes has many different tools for tooth...
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  • March 7, 2018

If you or your bed partner suffer from sleep apnea, snoring, or teeth grinding, it’s time you got a better night’s rest. In our Columbia, SC dental office, Dr. Forbes can custom-fit you with an oral appliance to...
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  • March 1, 2018

In proper working order, your teeth are like a well-oiled machine – they look great and function beautifully. To keep working as designed, however, your teeth need routine dental care.   And...
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  • February 23, 2018

It’s just a normal soccer game, until your daughter takes a ball to the mouth. You decide to skip the scissors and rip the tag off your new shirt with your teeth. Or maybe you are doing nothing...
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  • February 16, 2018

Sometimes we are asked whether it’s “safe” to come for dental cleanings while you’re expecting. Not only is it safe, but good pregnancy dental care is vital. For one thing, due to an increase in hormones, pregnant women...
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  • February 7, 2018

You are surely aware that what you eat affects your body. But have you thought much about the  nutrition and oral health connection? Some foods — sugary drinks, chewy sweets, and carbs in general — feed...
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