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  • February 15, 2020

Choosing a dentist is just as important as choosing a primary care doctor. You are looking for more than just someone to clean your teeth. Given that you should see your dentist twice a year, you want to find someone...
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  • February 1, 2020

Clarence and his family were convinced that they would get excellent care at Total Dental Care of South Carolina one a Saturday night years ago. Clarence’s son had a dental emergency, and Dr. Doug Forbes treated him that same...
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  • January 15, 2020

Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is far more common than many people realize. Unfortunately, many people also don’t realize how harmful this habit can be. If you suspect you could be grinding your teeth or have begun noticing signs...
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  • January 1, 2020

LaRue has been a loyal patient at our Columbia, SC dental office for decades. “He stays up on the latest procedures which I really admire. He’s kind. He’s interested in you. You get in you get out, and I really enjoy...
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  • December 1, 2019

When someone has been coming to the same general dentist for more than 30 years, that probably says something about the level of care they have received. We’re proud and honored to say that Harold has been one of...
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  • November 15, 2019

The day after Thanksgiving is something some people really look forward to every year. For others, it’s just another day. Either way, National Flossing Day is a good time to remind you of the importance of taking care of your gums....
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  • November 1, 2019

You are a little worried. You aren’t happy with your dentures because they seem to move around far too easily. Speaking can be a challenge at times. Eating is even worse. And with Thanksgiving approaching fast, you would probably like to be...
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  • October 15, 2019

It’s that time of year when ghosts, ghouls, and goblins come out to play. Creates of the night will step out to collect as much candy as they can. We hope you and your little “monsters” have happy and fun night....
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  • October 1, 2019

You weren’t quite sure you saw it at first. Like a character in a scary movie, instead of looking away, you took a closer look. It was a little frightening. Your teeth are no longer the pearly whites you thought they...
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  • September 15, 2019

It started as something small. Your tooth hurt while you were eating breakfast or sipping your morning coffee. After a while, the pain would just come on its own. It didn’t matter what you were eating or drinking … or even...
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