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Get the Perfect Smile Before Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and love is in the air! What better time to practice some self-care and give yourself the smile you’ve always wanted? The fact is, cosmetic dentistry is one of the best gifts you can give yourself—or others! Why Get Cosmetic Dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry can do wonders for your self-esteem. Everyone … Continued

Preventing Plaque

Everyone knows it’s important to prevent plaque from building up in your mouth. But what exactly is plaque? Plaque is a sticky film that forms on teeth. It is caused by bacteria in the mouth that produce waste products as they break down sugars. Plaque causes cavities and tooth decay, and eventually turns into tartar, … Continued

Share some smile worthy gifts

Are you finding that year after year, you end up gravitating toward the same types of gifts for the people you care about most? Have you ever considered giving the gift of good oral health or an improved grin? It might not sound very exciting until you realize that there are some very useful options out … Continued

The Importance of Regular Dental Checkups

Everyone knows it’s important to see your dentist regularly. It’s just common sense! But why exactly is it so important? Habits to be Made Regular dental visits are all about setting good habits for the future. They stop you from falling into a rut and forgoing dental care for any long period of time. It’s … Continued

About Our Dental Practice

Hello from the CarolinasDentist team! We love welcoming new patients into our practice, and we’re passionate about helping our communities smile with confidence. We like to say we provide “positively different dentistry,” and we’ve put together a few ways we make that happen: Multiple Convenient Locations CarolinasDentist has locations all across the state of North … Continued

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice, Maybe Not for Your Teeth!

It probably comes as no surprise that the Pumpkin Spice Latte is Starbucks’ most popular seasonal drink of all time.  Everything about the pumpkin’s color, aroma, and savory flavor screams fall. Every year coffee enthusiasts eagerly await the release of this highly anticipated beverage, then flock to the coffee shop as soon as it becomes … Continued

Should We Be Afraid of Candy, this Halloween?

By now, you’ve probably heard that candy is bad for your teeth. If you haven’t, we envy the way you cooly and unapologetically eat a Snicker’s bar. As dentists, we never do that. Anyway, now that Halloween’s upon us, we’d like to explain how candy damages your teeth and what you can do to help … Continued