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How to Put an End to Teeth Grinding/Bruxism

Many people experience teeth grinding in sleep without realizing it or clench and grind their teeth during the day as a reaction to stress. The medical name for teeth grinding in children and adults is bruxism, regardless of how it occurs. The reasons that people clench or grind their teeth are as unique as they … Continued

5 Reasons to Get Invisalign

Most people recognize Invisalign aligners as an orthodontic solution which is much preferable to wearing traditional metal braces, with their wires, rubber bands, undesirable appearance, and constant discomfort. These clear aligners are usually marketed as being a patient-friendly solution to teeth straightening, which allows the wearer to avoid having a mouthful of metal and being … Continued

5 Signs You Need to Go to an Emergency Dentist

Whenever it’s necessary to make a judgment call on a situation, there’s plenty of room for error. However, when you have some guidelines or rules of thumb, it can help you make the right choice. Here are some guidelines you can use to determine whether or not you have a dental emergency on your hands. … Continued

What to do if Your Dentures Keep Slipping Off

Dentures and partial dentures have the appeal of being the most affordable solution when you have a number of missing teeth, but they do carry some significant disadvantages. They can slip in your mouth, and this means you may have difficulty chewing certain foods properly. Slippage may also interfere with your speech, and words can … Continued

What to do After a Tooth Extraction

Dental care has improved a great deal over the years, but patients do not always exercise good oral hygiene, so people are still subject to losing teeth, either due to tooth decay or periodontal disease. Even conscientious patients might lose a tooth through some kind of traumatic injury to the mouth, so it becomes necessary … Continued

What Causes Bad Breath?

Bad breath is also sometimes referred to by its medical name, which is halitosis. It can be a condition which causes significant embarrassment to an individual, especially if it gets pointed out in a social setting. If you’ve ever doubted how uncomfortable it can make someone feel, or how it can trigger anxiety in someone, … Continued

5 Things You Can Do For Your Dental Health This Summer

Maintaining good dental health is even more important than you might think, given the fact that oral health has such a huge impact on your overall health. It’s no exaggeration to say that if you are a person suffering from poor oral health, there are likely to be a few other bodily issues which are … Continued

When to Consider Orthodontics for Your Child

We offer a variety of orthodontic options here at Ammons Dental By Design for patients of all ages. Check out our blog post to learn why and when you should consider orthodontics for your child!

Restore Your Smile with CEREC Same-Day Crowns

Ammons Dental By Design can restore your smile in just one visit with our advanced same-day CEREC dental crown technology. Read our blog post for more information about this amazing restorative treatment!
Dentist in Charleston, Summerville, & Camden

Dentist in Charleston, Summerville, & Camden

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