Geriatric Dentistry

Serving Greenville, Simpsonville, Landrum & nearby areas of South Carolina and North Carolina

If you have recently received offers from AARP, your dental needs are changing! At Wood Creek Dental in Upstate South Carolina, we recognize that our mature patients have different needs than other patients, and we provide the comprehensive dental care that you need and deserve at this stage of your life.

“At 92, keeping my teeth and gums healthy is important and helps me stay healthy! Dr. Bridges completed a filling repair quickly and easily. Thanks!” —Earl R.

Different Needs for Geriatric Dentistry

As you advance in years, a variety of factors can negatively affect your dental health. At Wood Creek Dental, we often see patients with issues caused by:

  • Medications
  • Reduced saliva production
  • Old silver fillings
  • Changing lifestyles

With these changes, dental care becomes more important than ever to keep your mouth healthy. Certain types of dental decay, periodontal disease, and prescription medications can wreck a healthy mouth in a short period of time.

Geriatric Dentistry Solutions

Fortunately, with newer materials, dental implants, and preventative dentistry, we have many more options available to help you keep your teeth for a lifetime. Not only can you keep your teeth, but we can also rejuvenate your smile to take years off your appearance with cosmetic enhancements such as:

Beautifying your smile with cosmetic dentistry is not just for the young. It is for the young at heart!

Are you ready to experience top-quality dental care and explore your options for smile rejuvenation? Call us today at Wood Creek Dental at (864) 214-3934 in the Greenvillle area and (864) 469-2626 in the Landrum area to schedule your appointment with one of our experienced dentists. We can find the right dental solutions to fit your individual needs.

We welcome patients throughout Greenville, Landrum, Simpsonville, and the entire Upstate South Carolina area.