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Oral Hygiene Tips from the Experts

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July 18, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

Guiding Young Children With Brushing Teeth

Want to nurture young children into lifetime lovers of brushing teeth? Give our blog a chance. It’s what the Founding Pediatric Dental Care Fathers would want!

A diagram of the anatomy of a tooth
June 09, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

Our Incredible Tooth Anatomy

Imagine a tool that lasts decades, crushes objects, protects a person’s health, and heals itself. That’s our tooth! Let’s look at tooth anatomy.

A woman sitting in a dentist chair covering her mouth with fear
May 13, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

Tried and True Ways to Reduce Dental Anxiety

The scraper, the drill, the shot - we get it. Dental anxiety can be a big deal. Let’s look at some ways to reduce anxiety when going to the dentist.

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April 15, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

Better Dentistry Though Intra-oral Photos

We love our high tech cameras and their intra-oral photos at Carolina Family Dental. Read why and why you should, too.

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March 11, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

The Life Changing Effects of Dental Veneers

If you have stubbornly stained, cracked, chipped, gaped, or misshapen teeth, or lack confidence in your smile, dental veneers are a great solution!

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February 10, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

Thank Goodness for Fillings

What are fillings and what types of fillings are there? Carolina Family Dental answers these questions in our February blog post.

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January 13, 2022 by Carolina Family Dental

What Is a Dental Cleaning and Why Do We Need Them?

Ever wonder why it’s important to get a dental cleaning? Carolina Family Dental explains. Check it out!

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December 13, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Let’s Take a Look at Cosmetic Dentistry

Most dentists offer more than just root canals and fillings. In fact, the rest is where the fun starts! Interested in improving your smile? Read about cosmetic dentistry.

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November 10, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

The Effect of Sugar on Teeth

The effect of sugar on teeth is infamous, but let’s take a closer look at why sugar is so bad for teeth and what you can do about it!

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October 15, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Fluoride and Professional Fluoride Treatment

Water supply, toothpaste, mouthwash, and professional dental care have one thing in common - fluoride. Learn here about fluoride and professional fluoride treatment.

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September 09, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

If You Give a Patient a Teeth Whitening

Few things boost your confidence as quickly and easily as teeth whitening. Your confidence boost from it can change your life, no exaggeration. Read why you might want to whiten your teeth and what service we recommend.

A picture of Shannon Harrelson of Carolina Family Dental
August 16, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Meet Our Super Registered Dental Hygienist - Shannon Harrelson

Shannon Harrelson is a super registered dental hygienist for us here at Carolina Family Dental. With her ability to bring the personal with the professional to her work, she is a valued member of our team.

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July 23, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Why We Love Our Dental Assistant Sabrina Wilson

Carolina Family Dental wants our patients to feel like family. Well, we couldn’t do that without people like our dental assistant Sabrina Wilson who genuinely care about their patients.

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June 15, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Dental Assistant Cori Black Brings Her Love of People to Carolina Family Dental

Carolina Family Dental strives to build a fantastic office culture that produces exceptional service for our patients. Dental Assistant Cori Black is one of our foundational pieces in that culture.

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May 13, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Angie Stanley, Serving Out of Thankfulness

Come read about Angie Stanley, our rock star dental hygienist who finds her passion from a place of thankfulness.

 A picture of Heather Hyatt Zanfardino from Carolina Family Dental
April 20, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Heather Hyatt Zanfardino Is More Than Just Her Dental Assistant Duties

Heather Hyatt Zanfardino is more than her dental assistant duties and she’s critical to our excellent service at Carolina Family Dental. Find out more here on our blog.

Redheaded woman using an electric toothbrush in the mirror.
March 11, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Brushing Your Teeth and the Benefits of Electric Toothbrushes

Did you know there is a right way to brush your teeth? Have you considered an electric toothbrush?

A woman is holding a bottle of blue mouthwash in one hand and a cup with mouthwash in the other
February 11, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

Mouthwashes and the Benefits of Fluoride

Mouthwash repairs and protects your teeth while still freshening breath and killing germs.

Close up of a woman flossing her teeth
January 14, 2021 by Carolina Family Dental

10 Benefits of Flossing

You’ve heard the you-should-be-flossing speech from your dental hygienist twice a year since you were a child, but they are truly right. Read our 10 Benefits of Flossing!

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December 10, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

8 Advantages of Digital Dental X-Rays

Digital dental x-rays are just one of many technologies Carolina Family Dental offers. Digital radiography is better than conventional imaging in almost every way. Call and set up an appointment today.

A close up photo of a person smiling, holding a toothbrush with toothpaste on it in front of their mouth.
November 12, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Learn Gum Health Tips from the Pros at Carolina Family Dental

Carolina Family Dental is proud to offer gum care services, as well as these gum health tips to help keep your smile healthy!

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October 08, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Carolina Family Dental Offers Treatment for TMJ in Little River, SC

If you’re searching for treatment for TMJ, look no further than Carolina Family Dental in Little River, SC.

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September 10, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

We Offer Partial Dentures for Back Teeth & Front Teeth in North Myrtle Beach

At Carolina Family Dental, we offer partial dentures for back teeth and for front teeth for patients in the North Myrtle Beach, SC area.

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August 13, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Searching for ‘Dental Implants Near Me?’ Look No Further than Carolina Family Dental

If you’re searching for dental implants, look no further than the dental experts at Carolina Family Dental!

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July 09, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

We Practice Dental Infection Control for Your Safety

At Carolina Family Dental, we care about our patients - that’s why we practice dental infection control to keep you safe and healthy.

A close up of a dentist using a dental mirror to look at the teeth of a smiling person.
June 12, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Love Your Smile with Natural Teeth Fillings from Carolina Family Dental

Why opt for metal fillings when you can keep your smile natural with natural teeth fillings from the dental experts at Carolina Family Dental?

A young caucasian woman is laying in a dentist chair while holding a mirror and examining her smile.
May 14, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Keep Your Smile Natural With Metal Free Dental Crowns

At Carolina Family Dental, it’s our mission to make all of our clients feel good about their smile. That’s why we offer metal free dental crowns to enhance the beauty of your natural grin.

A blonde female dentist is holding a porcelain dental veneer up to the smile of a brunette female patient who is sitting in a dentist chair, wearing a white dental bib, and holding up a mirror to see her smile. 

April 09, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Change Your Smile with Dental Veneers from Carolina Family Dental

Has your dentist suggested that you get crowns on your teeth? What if we told you that there’s a more aesthetically pleasing  and less invasive way to correct dental issues and change your smile for the better?

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March 11, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Carolina Family Dental Offers GLO Professional Teeth Whitening So You Can Love Your Smile

Feel confident about your smile with GLO Professional Teeth Whitening from the professionals at Carolina Family Dental.

A caucasian woman with red hair is wearing a business suit and silver watch while holding up a printed photo of a straight smile in front of her face
February 13, 2020 by Carolina Family Dental

Searching for “Cosmetic Dentistry Near Me?” Look No Further Than Carolina Family Dental!

Are you searching for “cosmetic dentistry near me?” Then be sure to visit Carolina Family Dental located near North Myrtle Beach, SC.

Young couple, male and female, using electric toothbrushes to brush their teeth while looking in the mirror in their bathroom
December 12, 2019 by Carolina Family Dental

Oral Health and Heart Disease & Lung Disease

The experts at Carolina Family Dental can help you understand the risks of bad oral health and heart disease & lung disease.

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November 14, 2019 by Carolina Family Dental

The Benefits of Good Oral Hygiene: Reducing the Risk of Gum Disease & Tooth Decay

Find out the benefits of good oral hygiene with Carolina Family Dental! We can help you reduce the risk of gum disease and tooth decay.