Dr. David Halpern Retiring

Dear Friends, As I have written before, I want to express my genuine gratitude for the privilege, pleasure, and joy of being your dentist since 1982. Last October, I mentioned in a letter that I would be retiring, discontinuing my clinical activities at Columbia Smiles Family Dentistry. On April 8, 2021 this will officially be…

woman getting exam for a dental crown

What Is a Dental Crown?

Has your dentist said, “you may need a dental crown“? This can sound like a difficult or invasive procedure, but dental crowns are common and require very little time in your provider’s office. Dental crowns can help protect your teeth and treat issues related to infection or decay. And because they look realistic, they can…