How Your Oral Health Affects Your Well-Being

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You may eat healthly. You may go to the gym four times a week. But the truth is—if your mouth isn’t healthy, you’re not healthy. To help you see why, here are three of the biggest connections between mouth and body. Bacteria can reach vital organs through your mouth. Think about it—your mouth is a massive portal […]

5 Dangers of DIY Teeth Aligners | What You Need To Know

DIY is great for some things, like projects around your home. But when it comes to creating a beautiful, healthy smile, DIY can be incredibly risky. Mail order teeth aligners are advertised as being affordable and convenient, but both the American Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontics warn against their potential harm. Risks of At-Home Teeth […]

5 Important Benefits of Regular Dental Cleanings

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Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many non-essential dental appoints such as exams and cleanings have been canceled. However, once an appointment has been canceled, it can be easy to forget to reschedule for a future date. While many people underestimate the importance of regular dental exams and cleanings, routine dental care is critical in […]

Teeth Sensitivity: At-Home Remedies To Treat Pain

Categories: General Dentistry
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The best remedy for any discomfort in the mouth is to consult with your dentist to find the source of your issue and get proper treatment. However, if you find yourself in excruciating pain before your next appointment, here are some home remedies to help soothe your teeth in the meantime: Don’t Rinse Immediately After […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: We Are Here To Help

Categories: General Dentistry

Update as of April 16, 2020 The Louisiana Department of Health has extended its mandate to April 30th. Dental offices are strictly prohibited from performing any non-essential/ routine dental treatment during this time. This means we are limited to treating dental emergencies only! We will continue to see emergency cases by appointment only on: Mondays […]

Grinding Your Teeth: The Long-Term Impact

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How Grinding Your Teeth Affects Your Health

July 25, 2017 WHEN life and work stresses take their toll, symptoms can manifest themselves in our sleeping habits. Compared with five years ago, dental and orthodontic practice, elleven, has seen a 30 per cent increase in the number of people coming to the practice with teeth grinding complaints. Whether people have woken up with […]