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Welcome To Dr. Gregory Wych’s Blogspot

We’d like to thank everyone for visiting the Dr. Gregory J. Wych blogspot. Please make sure to visit from time to time as we’ll be posting useful information about family dentist services ranging from cosmetic dentist services to information about gum disease and oral health. Dr. Gregory J. Wych is recognized throughout the Columbia-Irmo area… read more »

Have you been sticking to your resolutions?

Statistics show that about half of us will make some sort of resolution – whether it’s something popular such as quitting smoking or losing weight – but few of us will actually follow through. If you are thinking of something more attainable, why not pledge better oral hygiene? Healthy resolutions can keep your smile healthy… read more »

Teeth-Friendly Super Bowl Snacks

Are You Ready for Some Football?  Getting together with friends to watch the Super Bowl is an American tradition, typically including lots of super snacks…but that shouldn’t be at the expense of your teeth. Following are a few game day snacking ideas – compliments of dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych – to keep in mind… read more »

Are You Protecting Your Children’s Teeth This Winter?

Protecting your kids’ teeth and gums is a 365-days-a-year job. But during the winter months, the oral health and safety of your children means finding the right balance between a fun snowy day and their dental needs. According to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, drier air, sugary hot drinks, snowball fights and more can put… read more »

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Teeth

Most of us make New Year’s resolutions, but many of us tend not to follow through with them. Charting a new course in the New Year can be tricky, but finding a way to stick with your commitments is important, especially when it benefits your health. If you want to take better care of your… read more »

Why Cold Weather Makes Your Teeth Hurt

  Are you experiencing pain in your teeth when you venture outside into the cold winter weather? If you are, you’re not alone! According to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, as hard as our teeth are, they are still vulnerable to extreme hot or cold temperatures. And because they are familiar with our normal body… read more »

How the Flu Can Affect Your Teeth

How the Flu Can Affect Your Teeth According to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, it’s not uncommon during cold and flu season for patients who are experiencing painful symptoms in their teeth are at the same time suffering from a head cold. The patient is sniffling, coughing, and sneezing, and their sinuses feel like they’ve gone on strike. And… read more »

Don’t Lose Your Benefits – Book an Appointment

No, it’s not a special promotion being offered by your dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych. It’s a tip – compliments of Dr. Wych – to be smart with your money by taking full advantage of your dental insurance benefits before the year ends on December 31. Each year, thousands of patients leave money behind by… read more »

Tips for Taking the Best Holiday Photos…On Both Sides of the Camera!

Ahhhh…the holidays…it’s that time of year when cameras always seem to be clicking away. We tend to take more photos between October and January than we do at any other time of the year. So how will your holiday photos turn out this year? First let’s talk about how to take good holiday photos when… read more »

Cranberries and Cavity Protection?

Our mouths are full of bacteria and when we’re devouring Thanksgiving foods, the bacteria in our mouths are having a feast of their own. According to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, hundreds of different kinds of bacteria live on our gums, teeth, tongue and cheeks and while some of them are helpful, others can cause… read more »

Don’t Trust Your Smile to an App!

Today cameras are everywhere. Selfies are the big rage and Instagram has over 300 million monthly active users. Studies reveal that 36% of people alter their selfies prior to posting them. And what do you think they’re changing a large percentage of the time? Yes – they’re whitening their teeth…and there are over 100 apps… read more »

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