If you’ve ever experienced fear or anxiety about going to the dentist, you’re not alone. According to data from WebMD, between nine and 20 percent of Americans have some form of dental anxiety or phobia. Having some fear of going to the dentist may be more common than you would imagine, but for many, dental anxiety is very real and prevents individuals from getting the treatment they need. This degree of dental fear can...Read More
Our Dentistry Blog - Wood Creek Dental
Dentists Serving Greenville, Simpsonville, Landrum & Nearby Areas of South Carolina and North Carolina
At Wood Creek Dental, our goal is to help you have a beautiful and healthy smile. One of the ways we do this is by providing dental implants to our patients who may be missing teeth. In the video below, Dr. Philip Hunt briefly discusses one of the most common questions we get regarding the dental implant procedure.
If you’d like to learn more about dental implants and if they’re right for you, please contact us by filling out the form on this page or by calling us at 864-288-5300 for our office in Greenville or 864-457-...Read More
When you’re in need of cosmetic dentistry work, you may have questions about the different options available to you. One such question you may have is the difference between a crown and a veneer. Both are used for tooth restorations but vary in their application and what they’re used for. In the video below, Dr. Katie Bridges briefly explains the difference between crowns and veneers.
If you have more questions or would like to schedule a free consultation, please contact Wood Creek Dental at one of our two convenient offices at ...Read More
If you suffer from a dry mouth, it can do more harm than just make your mouth uncomfortable. It can lead to other oral health issues if left untreated. In the video below, our dentist Dr. Dale Hunt explains briefly why it’s important to address dry mouth before it has a chance to cause long-term harm.
If you have dry mouth or any other dental concern and wish to learn more about the dental services we offer, please call Wood Creek Dental today at one of our two convenient locations in South Carolina at 864-288-5300 in Greenville and ...Read More
When you have missing, chipped, or discolored teeth, you may feel self-conscious about showing your smile. What’s more, many cosmetic dental issues can also lead to other dental problems in the future. That’s why it’s important for the health and appearance of your smile for you to fix any cosmetic issues with your teeth so that not only can you enjoy a beautiful smile, it will be healthy as well.
At Wood Creek Dental, we offer a number of cosmetic dental procedures to help the overall health and look of your mouth. In the slideshare below, we outline some of our main cosmetic procedures that can...Read More
The holidays are filled with family, friends, and fun. It’s a time where many people have or go to holiday parties filled with delicious foods and drinks to make your merry. Unfortunately, many of these tasty treats can be bad for your oral health when excessively eaten or drank. That’s why with the coming New Year it’s a great time to make good dental hygiene practices a...Read More
When it comes to things that can help your teeth you may be surprised to learn that a sweetener has oral health benefits. In the video below, Dr. Levi Hunt talks about Xylitol, a naturally-occurring carbohydrate from plants that can be used to help your teeth stay healthy.
If you’d like to learn more about the dental benefits of Xylitol or want to learn about any of the services we offer at Wood Creek Dental, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page or give us a call at our Greenville office at 864-288-5300 for our Landrum office at...Read More
At Wood Creek Dental, our goal is to provide our patients with the safest and highest quality dental care. That’s why we offer dental implants for those who have missing teeth. Dental implants do more than just offer an aesthetic solution to your mouth. They also provide numerous oral health benefits to keep your smile healthy and beautiful. Please view our infographic below to learn a little more about dental implants.
If you have missing teeth and would like to learn more about dental implants and find out if they’re the right solution for you, contact Wood Creek Dental today by filling out the form...Read More
Sleep apnea is a condition in which your body doesn’t get adequate oxygen while you sleep. This can cause restlessness, fatigue, chronic headaches, and more if left untreated. In the video below, Dr. Philip Hunt briefly explains about this disruptive condition.
If you believe you may be suffering from sleep apnea and want to learn more, call Wood Creek Dental today at our Greenville office at 864-288-5300 or our Landrum office at 864-457-3425 to schedule your free consultation. We...Read More
On Monday, August 21, the first total solar eclipse to be visible in the continental U.S. in 38 years will pass over Greenville in totality. That means that Greenville will have one of the best views of the solar eclipse as the moon will completely cover the sun and block its light from reaching Earth. During a solar eclipse, the moon casts a shadow onto Earth, and a total eclipse enables viewers to see the sun’s...Read More