Why Do I Grind My Teeth?

If you often wake up with a headache, you’re probably suffering from bruxism. Don’t worry, it’s not that scary. It just means you’re grinding your teeth at night. While not particularly dangerous, it can wear down the enamel layer of your teeth, causing them to become more vulnerable to decay. This begs the question: Why […]

Affordable Dental Payment Options

At Carolina Smiles Family Dentistry, our first goal is to ensure that you get comfortable, quality care. This doesn’t just include actual treatment, but also goes as far to help make sure that the bill doesn’t cause you any anxiety, either. Affordable Dental Payments Many people don’t have dental insurance. Even with recent health reforms, […]

Tips for Getting Your Child to Brush Their Teeth

Trying to make your child understand the complex idea that brushing, although a chore, is a fun chore can be impossible. None of us (well.. not many of us) want to brush our teeth unless there’s spinach stuck between our front teeth. However, we know that in order to avoid the need for extra dental […]

Partial dentures vs dental bridges

Bridges VS Partial Dentures

When you’re missing teeth, everyday things can quickly become a problem. It’s hard to talk, you can’t eat your favorite foods, and you don’t want to smile or laugh anymore. Your dentist may recommend replacing your missing teeth with a dental bridge or a partial denture. But which one should you get? When you’re considering […]