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  • Mall Whitening: Why You Shouldn’t
    A shopping mall is a great place to get lots of errands done in one trip. Department stores, clothing boutiques, specialty shops? So many tempting options all in one place. Read more
  • What are Sealants?
    Sealants offer many benefits, but the best is their ability to protect your molars. Molars are full of small caverns that can be the perfect breeding ground for tooth decay Read more
  • Cleaning Your Teeth—Time for a Refresher Course!
    Let’s face it, by now, brushing our teeth is something we pretty much do on auto-pilot. A quick brush after breakfast, a minute or so at night, floss when we Read more
  • What was your favorite part of summer?
    It's the end of summer, and fall is just around the corner. Soon the temperatures will cool down, the leaves will start to change, and the doctor and our team Read more
  • Labor Day: Our favorite holiday to rest!
    Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday each September here in the United States, is a holiday devoted to the American working community. The purpose of the holiday is honoring Read more
  • Make Brushing With Your Child Fun!
    It’s no secret that kids and adults have different priorities: your duty is to raise a happy, healthy child, but your little one’s only priority may be to have fun. Read more
  • Dental Filling Options
    You’ve made an appointment at our GAFFNEY, South Carolina office to treat your cavity, the decayed area has been removed, and the site has been cleaned and prepared for a Read more
  • Caring for Your Night Guard
    You might have experienced painful morning headaches. Or have a partner or housemate who begged you to please keep those grinding noises down at night. Or perhaps you were unhappily Read more
  • What is a root canal?
    A root canal entails the removal of the nerve supply from a tooth. If you know the purpose of a root canal, the process may seem a little less intimidating. the Read more
  • Why should I have my child’s wisdom teeth removed?
    The wisdom teeth are the last of the permanent molars to emerge from the gums. This can occur as early as age 17 or as late as 21. Though some Read more
  • The Evolution of the Toothbrush
    Oral hygiene has always been an important part of maintaining overall health. For thousands of years, humans have found ways to keep their teeth and mouths clean. According to the Read more
  • Infant Teething Remedies: What Might Help—And What to Avoid
    Some lucky babies wake one morning displaying a brand new tooth to the complete surprise of their unsuspecting parents! But your happy baby is irritable and drooling. Or your hearty Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Craig S. Karriker, DMD, PA, summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Craig S. Karriker, DMD, PA, summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Craig S. Karriker, DMD, PA, summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more
  • Don’t let a dental emergency ruin your summer vacation!
    For many of our patients at Craig S. Karriker, DMD, PA, summer means a season of relaxation, vacation, and outdoor fun and activities. While you can’t take a vacation from Read more

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