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  • October 15, 2020

More than haunted houses or scary movies, the really frightening threat lurking around the corner, especially this time of year, is gum disease. It starts with bad bacteria in your mouth that feed off the sugary particles stuck between your...
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  • October 1, 2020

Before you find yourself at a family get-together or office holiday party, make sure you have a bright, attractive smile that will help you look and feel your best. Your Columbia, SC dentist offers a wide range of cosmetic and...
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  • September 15, 2020

Good oral hygiene habits are more important now than ever before, because many of us may wait a few months longer than usual to get a professional dental cleaning. Check out our six tips to help you get the...
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  • September 1, 2020

A broken tooth is a fairly common dental emergency. It’s also one that needs to be fixed ASAP to avoid injuring your mouth on a jagged edge. In addition to this immediate concern, bacteria can get inside your tooth through...
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  • August 15, 2020

It may seem early to start thinking about Valentine’s Day, which is six months away. If you have dental problems that are keeping you from having your best smile, though, we invite you to visit Dr. Forbes and...
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  • August 1, 2020

School may look a little different again this fall in Columbia. Still, your kids will need school supplies and lunches and a whole host of other things to get them started. In all the preparations, don’t forget about their smiles!...
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  • July 15, 2020

In the summer, a cool treat like an ice cream cone can make the days nicer. However, sensitive teeth can turn what should be a fun moment into a painful experience. If you are suffering from tooth sensitivity, learn some...
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  • July 1, 2020

When you are able to see a dentist again, we look forward to seeing new patients. Why? Because we want new patients to becoming long-time patients, like Clarence. “I always feel comfortable coming here because I know I’m going to be...
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  • June 15, 2020

This year hasn’t gone how any of us expected, but we know here in Columbia, SC, that we can count on some warm weather this summer. Knowing this, we want to encourage you to drink water more often than sugary...
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  • June 1, 2020

We are getting closer to reopening even if we aren’t quite there yet. When we do, we look forward to seeing your smiling faces at our Columbia, SC office. You can and should still call Total Dental Care at...
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