Simpsonville SC Dentist Blog

Dental Care During COVID-19

The current COVID-19 disease outbreak has generated a lot of uncertainty and instability in our community. Unfortunately, this has included the temporary closure of our office and many other dental offices nationwide. The last thing anyone needs in this situation…

How Important Is Flossing, Really?

Do you keep your regular cleaning appointments? If so, you’ve heard it before: you need to be flossing more. But is this all talk or is flossing really so important? In fact, flossing is key to preventing decay and maintaining…

What Dental Implants Can Do for You

If you are missing teeth, you are probably familiar with the frustrations that can accompany dentures or denture bridges. Sometimes it can seem like these restorative treatments do almost more harm than good. Dental implants are an option you may…

Back to the Basics with Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a common and versatile treatment used to address a number of dental concerns. They form a sort of cap that covers the surfaces of the tooth. Crowns are an important tool to help you keep as many…

What to Expect from Your Dental Cleaning

A dental cleaning may seem quite basic, so for many people it can be hard to understand how important they are. A dental visit is more than just brushing your teeth, however; regular appointments allow your dentist to monitor the…

Why Should You Choose O’Malley Dental?

Choosing a dentist is a big decision. There are a lot of factors to consider, including insurance and convenience. The thing many people tend to overlook is how the dentist makes you feel. At O'Malley Dental in Simpsonville, SC, our…

Do I Need to Replace My Missing Teeth?

There are a lot of reasons why someone might lose a tooth. Whatever the reason, you may wonder: do I need to replace it? Missing teeth can be a cosmetic issue for many people, but replacements can also seem cost-prohibitive.…

Choosing Dental Products

Twice-yearly dental checkups can do wonders for your teeth, but what about the other 363 days of the year? Everyone knows that dentists typically recommend brushing your teeth twice a day. It can be easy, however, to overlook the importance…

Solutions for Dental Anxiety

Does the though of visiting the dentist make you anxious? You're not alone. Many people of all ages experience dental anxiety. There can be many reasons for dental fear, including bad past experiences and a lack of understanding. Whatever the…

Why You Need A Custom Mouthguard

With all the over-the-counter mouthguard options these days, many people may wonder why they would need a custom mouthguard. A properly fitted custom mouthguard can be more comfortable and better protect your teeth than a generic or home-fit option. A…

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