Columbia Family Dentist Blog

  • Why Choose Invisalign for Orthodontic Treatment?

    27 Nov 2017 | 0 Comments

    At Columbia Family Dentist, we often hear about the troubles that patients go through while wearing braces. Yes, braces play a crucial role in straightening a patient’s teeth and giving a patient a healthier smile, but sometimes the process can be a little too inconvenient. That’s where Invisalign comes in – an orthodontic treatment that is a better choice for those who don’t want to wear braces. As your trusted providers of Invisalign treatment in Columbia, MD, we’d like to share a few reasons why you might want to choose these clear aligners over the metal wires and brackets of braces.

  • Preventing Childhood Cavities

    20 Sep 2017 | 0 Comments

    At Columbia Family Dentist, we love being able to take care of your entire family. We want every child who visits our Columbia, MD office to be excited to visit our practice. This helps instill the importance of going to the dentist regularly and will create good oral hygiene habits early! The first step in caring for your child’s teeth is educating yourself and your child about oral hygiene. If they feel comfortable visiting the dentist, preventing cavities will be much easier!

  • Summer Oral Health Tips

    11 Jul 2017 | 0 Comments

    When you’re looking for a trusted dentist in Columbia, MD, we at Columbia Family Dentist are here to go beyond everything you ever expected from a dentist. We don’t just make you a priority when you’re in our Columbia, MD office – we’re more than glad to help you with oral care and oral hygiene throughout your everyday life as well. That’s why we’re happy to give you several pointers on how to keep your oral health at an optimal level during the summer season.

  • The Benefits of CEREC Dentistry

    30 May 2017 | 0 Comments

    In need of a dental treatment, but don’t have the time? At Columbia Family Dentist we believe that caring for your oral health shouldn’t be tedious chore. That is why our dentists offer CEREC restorations, a same day dental treatment, to the families in the Columbia, MD area.

  • What To Do If You Have Chipped a Tooth

    27 Mar 2017 | 0 Comments

    Of all the tooth injuries that can happen, chipped teeth are among the most common. If you’ve chipped a tooth, you may not feel any pain in that tooth, unless the chip is large enough to expose the nerves in the inner portion of the tooth.

  • Recognizing Sleep Apnea Symptoms

    24 Feb 2017 | 0 Comments

    Getting the sleep one needs every night is very important to good health and wellbeing. But for the many people who suffer from sleep apnea, the inability to get the restful sleep they need can be a life-threatening problem if it’s not dealt with. Obstructive sleep apnea is a very serious disorder that affects an estimated 18 million Americans, with many of those people not even realizing they have the condition.

  • Maintaining Whitened Teeth

    21 Dec 2016 | 0 Comments

    As your Columbia, MD dentist, we proudly offer a variety of high-quality cosmetic dentistry services, including teeth whitening. While we take pride in our effective teeth whitening treatments, it’s important to note that simply undergoing this treatment isn’t enough on its own to maintain whitened teeth. Maintaining whitened teeth takes a dedicated commitment in your daily routine and by following these tips, you’ll be well on your way toward keeping your teeth looking white and healthy.

  • Family Friendly Activities In Columbia, Maryland

    29 Nov 2016 | 0 Comments

    Columbia, MD is a great place to raise a family. There is always something to do all year round, from nature walks to museums. As a family-friendly dentist in Columbia, we love connecting with families who come into our practice looking for general and cosmetic dental treatment. As a service to the families we see, we would like to share a few family-friendly activities available in and around our city of Columbia, MD as recommended by your Columbia family dentist!

  • Back To School Dental Care With Your Columbia Dentists

    22 Sep 2016 | 0 Comments

    At Columbia Family Dentist, we aim to provide the best dental care to the families of the Columbia, MD area. Whether you’re in need of a cosmetic dental procedure such as teeth whitening, general dental treatment such as teeth cleaning, or your child is in need of early dental care, Columbia Family Dentist wants to be your choice for your family’s dentist. With summer coming to a close, we know that the families of Columbia will be sending their kids back to school. As your source for quality dentistry in Columbia, we have created a list of back-to-school dental reminders for both kids and parents.

  • Fun Facts About the History of Toothpaste

    12 Aug 2016 | 0 Comments

    Columbia Family Dentist is glad to be your choice when you’re looking for family dentistry in the Columbia, MD area. Not only do we specialize in utilizing the most advanced dental procedures to guarantee that you leave our office with a healthy smile, but we’re also proud to offer a fun and friendly office environment to make you more comfortable during your dentist appointments. In keeping with that theme, we’d like to share with you some fun facts about the history of toothpaste!

  • Avoid These Bad Habits To Protect Your Teeth

    21 Jun 2016 | 0 Comments

    Here at Columbia Family Dentist, we push the importance of brushing and flossing daily to keep your teeth as healthy as possible. But even if you maintain good oral hygiene and visit your local dentist for regular cleanings and exams, bad habits can jeopardize your oral health. The expert dental team at Columbia Family Dentist wants its Columbia, MD patients to have the best smiles possible, so we warn against these bad habits that can damage your teeth and affect your oral health.

  • Columbia Family Dentist Joins The Spear Education Faculty Club

    14 Apr 2016 | 0 Comments

    When it comes to our patients, we always strive to provide them with the best dental service and care. Since the dental industry is always evolving, it requires ongoing education and collaboration with other dental professionals in order to stay on up-to-date on the most advanced treatment procedures and technology. The Spear Education Faculty Club is a community of doctors to come together, share their knowledge, & more.

  • What Causes Bad Breath?

    29 Mar 2016 | 0 Comments

    Having bad breath, or “Halitosis”, is a very common problem and something that nobody wants to have. It’s so common, it’s estimated that about 20% of the general population suffer from bad breath, and it’s the third leading reason that people seek out dental treatment. But what are the causes of bad breath and how do you counteract them?

  • Holiday Dental Tips

    15 Dec 2015 | 0 Comments

    The holiday season is almost here, and with this time of year comes some changes in our diets. We understand that the holidays are a time of indulgence, but as your Columbia, MD family dentist, we want to ensure that you and you family don’t forget about good oral hygiene, so you can come out the other end of the holidays with a bright and healthy smile. Here are some quick tips of keeping your smile in good shape through the holidays.

  • National Dental Hygiene Month 2015

    15 Oct 2015 | 0 Comments

    If you’re wondering what makes dental hygiene so important that it gets its own month, the answer is this: There’s more to dental hygiene that just having a healthy mouth. Since everything in you body is connected, having good oral health helps ensure that your body stays healthy too, and on the other side of things, an unhealthy mouth could put your body at risk of developing certain diseases or infections.

  • Hello World!

    22 Jun 2015 | 0 Comments

    For the past 7 years, Dr. Sahil Goyal has been providing exceptional general and cosmetic dental care. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (D.M.D.) from Boston University, Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He has also completed advanced continuing education training in restorative dentistry, including crowns and bridges, cosmetic dentistry, oral sedation, root canal treatment and implant restorations.