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What is TMJ?

Temporomandibular joint disorders, also known as TMJ, are conditions that are typically characterized by pain in the jaw joint and surrounding muscles. The temporomandibular joint connects the jawbone to the skull and problems can occur when the jawbone causes pain…

Tooth Whitening: In the Know

Are you tired of yellowed, darkened, and stained teeth? Do you want a whiter and brighter smile? Palmetto Smiles offers teeth whitening treatment in Florence, South Carolina. Learn the answers to frequently asked questions about teeth whitening below: What is…

What are Fixed Hybrid Dentures?

Are you missing full arches of teeth? Do you want your smile back? The dental professionals at Palmetto Smiles offer fixed hybrid dentures to patients in their Florence, SC office. This solution can help restore form and function to dental…

Palmetto Smiles Patient Testimonials

The staff at Palmetto Smiles are committed to providing patients with high-quality dental care they can smile about. Learn what our patients have to say below: When I enter the office I am always greeted by a professional and friendly…

Porcelain Veneers Q&A

Porcelain veneers can be used to treat crooked, chipped, and damaged teeth. This treatment covers teeth, not only giving patients aesthetically pleasing results, but protecting teeth from further damage. Learn the answers to frequently asked questions about porcelain veneers. Schedule…

Why You Should Get Dental Implants

Are you missing a tooth or teeth? Dental implants can be a great solution to missing teeth. Dental implants consist of three parts: a titanium post which is inserted into bone tissue, an abutment, and a dental crown. All of…

Replacing Missing Teeth

Millions of Americans have at least one missing tooth, and many people are missing multiple teeth. But why should missing teeth be replaced, and what are the common methods of replacement? Why Replace Missing Teeth? If the gap left by…

Are Electric Toothbrushes Worth The Investment?

You may love theĀ old fashioned traditional toothbrush. We love those toothbrushes too, but as time rolls on and technology advances, you may have a change of heart when it comes to your old fashioned toothbrush. You may think that all…

Protect Your Smile With A Custom Fit Mouthguard

Once your first set of teeth are gone, your new permanent adult teeth will begin to come in, and this is the only set that you are going to get throughout your lifetime. Your adult teeth are meant to last…

Why Are Crooked Teeth More Than A Cosmetic Issue?

Life is hard, and so can finding time and money to fix what you think is only a cosmetic issue like crooked teeth. However, if you avoid correcting your crooked teeth now, you will be saving more money in the…