Caring Family Dentistry
Now Accepting Patients
About Dr. Amanda Crumpton
A native of Tuscaloosa, AL, Dr. Crumpton received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Alabama in 1993. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry in 1998. She also received a certificate in General and Hospital Dentistry after completing a General Practice Residency at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL in 1999.
Dr. Crumpton is a member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Piedmont Dental Society. She has been practicing in Greenville since 2000. Dr. Crumpton and her husband, Dr. John Crumpton, reside in Pickens with their 3 children.
Regular dental exams are a critical part of preventive health care. During a dental exam, the dentist or hygienist will clean your teeth and check for cavities and gum disease. The exam includes evaluating your risk of developing other oral problems and checking your face, neck and mouth for abnormalities.
Digital Dental x-rays
Safe and Easy
Digital radiography (known as digital X-ray) uses an electronic sensor instead of traditional X-ray film to capture X-ray images. ... Digital X-rays reduce patient radiation exposure by up to 90 percent compared to the already low exposure of traditional dental X-rays.
Cone Beam 3D CT Scan
Dental cone beam (CB) CT is a special type of x-ray equipment used when regular dental x-rays are not sufficient. CBCT uses x-ray and computer processed information to produce 3D cross sectional images of the jaws and teeth. It is a smaller, faster and safer version of a regular CT.
For Healthy Mouths
Dental cleanings are performed by dental hygienist to remove plaque, calculus, and stains that accumulate even with regular brushing and flossing. Teeth cleanings are generally recommended every 6 months to keep teeth and gums healthy.
Dental fillings are artificial substances that are used to fill in holes or spaces in decayed, cracked or broken teeth.
Expect the best
Dental bonding is a cosmetic dental procedure in which a tooth-colored composite resin is applied to the tooth to change their appearance. Bonding is also used as a filling material to repair damaged, cracked or chipped teeth.
Dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth. The crown covers the tooth to restore its shape, size, strength and/ or appearance.
A dental bridge is a false tooth (pontic) held in place by the abutment teeth on either side of the space. It is cemented to the abutment teeth and is not removable.
A New Found Confidence
In dentistry, a veneer is a layer of material placed over a tooth, veneers improve the aesthetics of a smile and/or protect the tooth's surface from damage. There are two main types of material used to fabricate a veneer: composite and dental porcelain.
Custom Night Guards
Protect your teeth
Night guards are also known as dental guards, mouth guards, nocturnal bite plates, or bite splints. ... When you clench your jaw, the night guard helps to lighten the tension and give cushion to the muscles in the jaw. This cushioning not only helps to prevent face and jaw pain, but also protects the enamel of your teeth.
Custom Sports Mouth Guards
Custom-made mouth guards — These are individually designed and made in your dentist's office or a professional dental laboratory. ... Your dentist makes an impression of your teeth and then constructs the mouth guard over a model of them. Because they fit and feel better, most athletes prefer customized mouth guards.
Have Glowing Teeth!
Teeth whitening is any process that lightens the color of a tooth. Whitening can be accomplished by physical removal of the stain or chemical by bleaching.