Everyone has heard of the threat of cavities, tooth decay, and gum disease. The habit of brushing and flossing has been iterated to us for as long we can remember. Have you ever thought about how your oral health can impact the rest of your body, not just your mouth? Many doctors, including Dr. Virginia Gregory, a dentist in Mount Pleasant, SC, think you should take of your teeth and gums not just for your smile’s sake, but for the rest of you as well. (more…)
Virginia Gregory's Dental Blog
September 16, 2016
August 24, 2016
According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7 percent of adults consider an attractive smile to be an important social aspect. Another 74 percent of adults believe an unattractive smile can hurt career prospects. Unfortunately, most of us do not have a naturally flawless smile. In addition, age-related factors, lifestyle choices, and oral habits further amplify a smile’s negative appearance. To resolve imperfections to the teeth, many now turn to porcelain veneers in Mount Pleasant, SC.
May 15, 2016
Dental implants have been the most preferred option for tooth replacement for more than 35 years. With an average success rate of 95 percent, you’ll gain a complete smile that’s secure and permanent. Using a surgical procedure to insert the prosthetic teeth, you’ll have a long lasting solution to tooth loss that closely mimics your natural teeth. As a dental implant dentist, we offer dental implants in Mt Pleasant SC for single, multiple, and full mouth replacements.
April 5, 2016
Root canal therapy is probably the most misunderstood procedure in dentistry. And that’s also why so many people fear a root canal. If you need a root canal, then you have nothing to fear. In fact, you should be afraid of not having one if you need it! A root canal preserves a tooth and eliminates the pain of an infected nerve inside your tooth. Dr. Virginia Gregory offers root canal therapy Mt. Pleasant, SC, residents need for a healthy smile.
March 4, 2016
Got the munchies lately? The New York Times reports this morning on a new study that says excessive snacking is actually the result of poor sleep. And given the fact that more than 12 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, the condition which interrupts sleep up to 30 times each hour, it’s no wonder we’re so focused on losing weight these days. Stop your snacking habit at the source by seeking Dr. Virginia Gregory’s treatment for your sleep apnea in Mt Pleasant!
February 5, 2016
The American Academy of Implant Dentistry reports more than 30 million Americans have missing teeth, with 3 million of those people using dental implants to restore their smiles. With nearly a 100 percent success rate, dental implant procedures grow by as much as 500,000 annually. As a result, the U.S. dental implant and prosthetics market is expected to reach over $6 billion by 2018. Virginia L. Gregory is proud to be a dental implant dentist in Mt Pleasant SC. For more than 29 years, she has been helping recreate stunning smiles with dental implants.
January 1, 2016
Stains, chips, and gaps detract from healthy smiles. Fix defects with Mount Pleasant porcelain veneers from Virginia Gregory DMD.
Your Mount Pleasant dentist gives your mouth a clean bill of health. Yet, you are disturbed about the appearance of your teeth. Time has taken its toll resulting in dark stains, chips and a gap right in the front of your mouth. Is there a solution? Look into porcelain veneers at the Mount Pleasant office of Virginia Gregory DMD. (more…)
December 1, 2015
For patients in the Charleston, SC area, Dr. Virginia L. Gregory offers superior cosmetic dentistry services in a spa-like atmosphere that makes every patient feel relaxed and comfortable throughout treatment. Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry services because it’s a quick, painless way to improve any smile. No matter how well patients care for teeth, the foods and drinks we consume on a daily basis leave stains, and almost every patient benefits from teeth whitening. At Dr. Gregory’s Mt. Pleasant dental practice, we offer Zoom! in-office teeth whitening that dramatically brightens smiles up to ten shades in just one visit.
November 4, 2015
At the office of Dr. Virginia L. Gregory, our number one goal is to stop oral problems before they start with excellent preventive dental care. Your Mount Pleasant dentist and the whole team of dental professionals at our 29464 dentist office are focused on maintaining healthy teeth for you and the whole family — read on to learn more about our services in preventive dentistry, and then schedule your appointment for a checkup today.
October 1, 2015
With Halloween just around the corner, now is the right time to review the benefits of fluoride in helping you and your family prevent tooth decay and cavities. Dr. Virginia L. Gregory and her team in Mt. Pleasant, SC, want everyone to enjoy the fun that goes along with Halloween, but the common increase in candy consumption makes awareness of how to fight cavities all the more important.