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 »

Better Ways to Brush Your Teeth

Brushing teeth is important for keeping them clean and keeping gum disease from happening. Understandably, brushing only really works when we do it correctly. If you would like to look over brushing techniques, we can give you some pointers. - When you put the brush in your mouth, hold it... Read more »

How Porcelain Veneers Can Help You

Does the look of your teeth make you feel bummed out because they are chipped, discolored or shaped imperfectly? In such cases, covering those teeth with porcelain veneers may give you a smile you can feel proud of. Veneers are thin little covers that adhere to your teeth and present... Read more »

Spring Time Smile Time: Dental Floss

Are you flossing correctly on a daily basis? Not only should you make sure that you are flossing every day like clockwork, but you also need to make sure that you are doing it efficiently so that all areas between each tooth can be effectively cleaned. Even a small amount... Read more »

Prevent Stains on Your Teeth From These Foods

Many consumables play a role in your health and the appearance of your teeth. Even time can cause teeth to fade in color. However, many foods that are commonly consumed can leave a lasting stain on your teeth causing your smile to lose its shine or your teeth to discolor.... Read more »

Come to Our Denham Springs Location for Our Orthodontic Special!

  Come to Louisiana Dental Center before May 31, 2018, to take advantage of our yearly special for free orthodontic consultations and $500 off any comprehensive orthodontic treatment. You are also welcome to ask any questions you have concerning your dental care, whether it's orthodontic or another treatment, by visiting our location... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Louisiana Dental Center, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »