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

Categories: General Dentistry
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 […]

The Practice of Oil Pulling

The Practice Of Oil Pulling

In recent months, various news agencies,1 social media sites and blogs have reported about the practice of “oil pulling” (swishing oil in the mouth) and its potential benefits on oral and general health. Credits to: ADA Websites that support natural therapies are also fanning hope—and strong emotions—about oil pulling procedures, with proponents claiming it enhances oral […]