Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

Enjoy a White Christmas With Free Teeth Whitening

The holiday season is fast approaching and if it's anything like ours, you can count on sharing many smiles and photographs with your loved ones. Here at Louisiana Dental Center, we want your smile to shine! Regardless of the possibility of frosty precipitation or Irving Berlin’s wishful thinking, we want... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Reasons Why You May Want a Gold Tooth

Although many dentists today suggest same-day ceramic or porcelain material for tooth restoration because of its ease, convenience, and the fact that it looks more natural, there are still some good reasons, other than being old-fashioned, to get a little gold in your mouth. -Strength: Because of its malleability and... Read more »

Radiography: Taking Internal Selfies with X-ray

Even the most visually astute dentist cannot see what is inside a tooth or the gum tissue. Surface examinations can only do so much. That is why it is nice to live in an age where science has invented X-ray cameras. In this way, dentists can accurately treat an oral... Read more »

Top-Notch Smiles for Spring: Dental Bridges

Are you considering a dental bridge to replace any lost or missing teeth that you may have? Through the use of a dental bridge, a highly effective prosthetic device can be applied directly into your mouth to replace any missing teeth that you may have. Dental bridges are designed to... Read more »