Dr. Copeland's Blog

The dentistry field continues to advance as new technologies improve treatment. We want to keep you informed about dentistry-related news and events that can improve your family’s dental health, so we have added this blog to our website. Please check back periodically as we add useful information here about dentistry, as well as share news about the latest happenings in our office.

The Science of Dental Implants

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In this era of modern technology, we have seen some truly incredible advances in dentistry. Whereas our grandparents may have been forced to settle for missing teeth and dentures, we have access to excellent preventive care and tooth replacement solutions. Should you suffer the misfortune of a missing tooth, you could just walk into the […]

Dentists Hold Key to Fountain of Youth

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There are lots of ways to turn back the clock and make yourself look years younger—even if there isn’t a real Fountain of Youth. You could invest in cosmetic surgery, skin creams, and replacement hair—or you could simply visit an Anderson SC dentist. In fact, if you truly want to turn back the hands of […]

All About Dental Implants

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By now, after decades of research and statistics, you probably know for sure that dental implants are the best way to replace missing teeth. But what do you really know about implants? What makes them work? What are they made of? Who can be a candidate for implants and who can’t? Before heading into the […]

How Does the Dentist Assess Gum Disease?

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If you had gum disease, you would know—wouldn’t you? It’s common to assume that, if you had an infection in your gums, you would be aware of the problem. The truth is that, gum disease is a progressive infection that has the potential to cause quite a bit of damage, even before you are able […]

4 Stages of Gum Disease

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When inflammation and disease begin to attack your teeth and gums, the problem can snowball from a mild issue to a true medical emergency without your knowledge. In fact, without a diagnosis from a dentist in Anderson, your gum disease problem could be brewing right at this very moment. It’s a disease that few people […]