Dental Health Conditions Columbia, SC

Dr. Trinkner and Dr. Keefer are family and cosmetic dentists in Columbia, SC. We provide advanced dental treatment options for patients of all ages. While we do treat children, Dr. Trinkner and Dr. Keefer specialize in working with adults with complex dental problems.

Your oral health does not have to suffer from avoiding simple dental procedures. Our team works with you to restore your oral health, a beautiful smile, and overall quality of life. We provide all the dental services you need, including preventative care, to secure the best long-term results.

We Can Address All Your Dental Concerns

Dr. Trinkner and Dr. Keefer are well-trained and experienced dentists. Our dental team provides treatment options for many chronic and painful symptoms. We can address your recurring headaches, snoring, neck pain, jaw pain, and recurring toothaches.

We can also restore your smile with cosmetic dentistry using a comprehensive approach. Our dentists often work as a team so that patients can enjoy the best possible results.

Our dental care team will address the visible issue AND find the underlying cause to recommend appropriate treatments. For example, underlying functional or health problems can cause crooked teeth, discolored teeth, and other cosmetic concerns. We will not up-sell you on unnecessary procedures and will work with you to stay within your budget. We can create a phased treatment plan so that we provide your desired results over a budget-friendly timeframe.

“I specialize in providing conservative dental restorations and treatment options that deliver long-term form and function to your smile. Through continued education and comprehensive dentistry training, my staff works alongside me to provide you with an uncompromising level of excellence.” Tom Trinkner, DDS

Dental concerns that we address in our Columbia SC dental office include:

  • Missing teeth
  • Stained teeth
  • Worn and damaged teeth
  • Bleeding gums
  • Frequent headaches
  • Teeth grinding

Missing Teeth Treatment

Dr. Trinkner can replace one lost tooth or a full arch of missing teeth with a range of advanced treatments. He usually recommends dental implants for their natural-looking beauty and permanent durability. To learn more about missing teeth and how to replace them, visit Missing teeth.

Treatment for Stained Teeth

From teeth whitening to porcelain veneers, we can give you a whiter smile in no time! You don’t have to live with unsightly stains on your teeth. Our teeth whitening options will give you back your smile in no time. To learn more about stained teeth, visit Discolored teeth.

Repairs for Worn and Damaged Teeth

We can address tooth damage and evaluate worn teeth to look for possible TMJ related disorders, or Bruxism issues. Treating teeth grinding is important to avoid tooth damage or even loss. Consequently, it is another common symptom of an underlying bite problem. To learn more about how to stop the cause of worn teeth, visit Teeth grinding.

Treatment for Bleeding Gums

Maintaining gum health with routine dental care is a cornerstone of our practice. We also provide treatment for the common signs and symptoms of gum disease, gingivitis, and advanced periodontal disease. To learn more about why your gums bleed and your treatment options, visit Bleeding gums.

Frequent Headaches

Dr. Trinkner has advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of TMJ related disorders. A TMJ disorder is a common cause of frequent headaches. If you wake up in the morning with a migraine or headache, you might have an issue where you are grinding your teeth at night. To learn more about this issue, visit Frequent headaches.

Why Choose Trinkner & Keefer for Your Dental Health Problems?

Dr. Trinkner fosters a judgment-free dental office. Our goal is to provide the least amount of dentistry to restore optimal health, beauty, and function. Restoring your smile has many benefits for your overall health, speech and your daily quality of life. A healthy and comfortable smile allows you to fully participate in life and supports excellent physical health and wellness.

We often see patients who avoid the dentist for several years. Many reasons make people skip the dentist. Some reasons include fear of the dentist and dental tools, embarrassment, and expenses that may come with their treatment. Whatever the cause, we treat every patient with care, compassion, and understanding.

Visit Our Columbia, South Carolina Dental Office

Whether you are looking for a local family dentist or a dentist who can treat your complex dental problems, we can help. Call our West Columbia dental office to schedule a visit with Dr. Thomas Trinkner or Dr. Nick Keefer. We are your local dental implant specialists.

New patients call 803-400-8729 or schedule an appointment online. We are accepting patients from St. Andrews, Oak Grove, Walden, Irmo, and surrounding cities.