Connection Between Oral Health & Stress

Your oral health has been connected to health problems all around the body over the past few years. Often going both ways, your oral health can affect the rest of your body and vice versa. Stress is no exception. 2020 & 2021 have been very stressful years, and if that stress has been hitting you […]

Is Your Sweet Tooth Hurting Your Teeth?

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We’ve all joked about having a sweet tooth. Who can resist the warm goodness of a chocolate chip cookie fresh from the oven, or the convenience of a candy bar when you need a snack in a hurry? But have you ever stopped to think about what that sweet tooth could be doing to your […]

5 Tips for a Healthier Smile in the New Year

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A healthy and confident smile has plenty of benefits. A beautiful smile can have a huge impact on your relationships, social life and career. In the new year, you have an amazing opportunity to make some changes in your life, including taking better care of your pearly whites. But what exactly can you do to […]

Is Charcoal Toothpaste Really Worth The Hype?

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Advertisements and offers for charcoal toothpaste often tout its ability to clean teeth, remove stains, and brighten your smile. But, is all the hype really true? Should you switch from using your regular toothpaste to one that contains active charcoal? Ask some people those questions, and they’ll tell you that you should absolutely switch because […]

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

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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 […]

COVID-19 May Update: What You Need To Know

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Beginning Monday, May 4, 2020: We will be taking appointments for dental checkups and cleanings, as the Department of Health considers them time-sensitive. We are following all the recommended guidelines and will have all the required PPE according to the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry. Read more about the official guidelines here. EXISTING PATIENTS: Feel […]

Little-Known Services that Dentists Provide

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January 22, 2018 When most people think of a dentist they tend to only think of teeth, however, there are many services dentists also help that aid in their patients’ overall oral health. Check out a few of the more “surprising” services that our dentist office provides to our patients in Gonzales, Prairieville and all […]