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 […]

MTM Clear Aligners: Straighten Your Teeth In 3-6 Months

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry

December 13, 2017 MTM Clear Aligners is a clear aligner system that helps align your smile without braces. The aligners typically take 3-6 months on average with total treatment costs equalling $3000, however, many insurance providers will help pay some of the treatment (usually around $1000-$1500). 50% of adults are candidates. Are you a good fit? Read […]

Easter Candy: The Do’s & Don’ts.

Categories: Family Dentistry
Easter Candy Do's And Don'ts

Easter baskets are normally filled with the sweetest of treats from fruity favorites to rich, chocolate covered bunnies. Via: Ask the Dentist Watching our daughters hunt for eggs Easter morning are some of my fondest memories as a father. But it always freaks me out to go into the grocery store around the Easter season. […]

The Best and Worst Easter Candy

Categories: Oral Health

Via: Live strong By Shannon Philpott Overview Shopping for this year’s Easter basket? Moderation is key during this holiday filled with chocolate bunnies and jellybeans, says Alina Neuberger, M.D., medical director of eMedical Offices in New Jersey. “A common dilemma parents have around Easter is which type of candy to offer their little ones,” she […]

ER Visits for Dental Problems on the Rise

What started as a toothache from a lost filling became a raging infection that landed Christopher Smith in the University of Louisville Hospital emergency room, then in intensive care on a ventilator and feeding tube. “It came on so quickly and violently. I was terrified,” said Smith, 41, of Jeffersonville, Ind., who lacked dental insurance […]

May 10th-16th is National Women’s Health Week!

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According to the American Dental Association, three out of four adults are affected by gum disease at some point in their lives. And women are especially at risk because of life-long hormone changes. For example, menopausal and postmenopausal women produce less saliva, which can lead to dry mouth. Untreated, dry mouth can lead to cavities. […]

Mother’s Day 2015

Categories: Family Dentistry

Don’t forget about Mother’s Day, Sunday May 10th! We have gift certificates available for our in office whitening system designed to be done at your cleaning appointment. Get a gift certificate forSinsational Smile for $99! Call our office 225-647-1900. Nora Richardson-Foote Foote Family Dental Care 328 S Burnside Ave Gonzales, Louisiana 70737 225-647-1900

Saving Teeth In Gonzales

Root Canals in Gonzales

When a tooth is threatened by severe decay, periodontal disease, or damage from an injury, a skilled Gonzales dentist or endodontist must make a judgment call concerning the course of treatment. If the pulp of the tooth is infected or inflamed, a root canal is often the only way to save the tooth. During a […]