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Dentist Columbia: What’s the best option for missing teeth replacement?

When patients suffer tooth loss, dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych will discuss different treatment choices to replace their missing teeth. There are basically two groups that all replacement options fall into: removable and fixed. Today we will discuss removable prostheses. Removable prostheses – such as complete and partial dentures – have only one main advantage… read more »

At What Age Should You Consider Braces?

Dental braces have been used for decades to rectify various alignment and spacing problems. And according to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, they can be vital to the future of one’s oral health and prevent serious issues in the future. Even though braces are typically geared toward younger people who are getting on the road… read more »

Should you be worried about that sore on your child’s mouth?

If your child has a sore or an area of swelling in or around his/her mouth, it can be very concerning. According to dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych, the medical name for this condition is stomatitis and it can appear in the cheeks, gums, inside of the lips or on the tongue. There are two… read more »

Is a Chocolate Easter Bunny Good or Bad for Teeth?

Spring is finally here, and Easter is just a few days away! And with Easter being the second largest candy-eating holiday in the country, millions of children will nibble on chocolate bunny ears, candy eggs and jellybeans. Dentist Columbia Dr. Gregory Wych warns that while it’s a time of celebration…it’s not if you’re a tooth…. read more »