7 Tricks To Avoid Teeth Stains From Red Wine

Many adults love to indulge in a glass of red wine with dinner, at parties, and in a social setting. While red wine contains many health benefits, it can also, unfortunately, be damaging to your smile. Teeth can quickly turn a soft purple color after drinking red wine, and overtime, this can cause your teeth […]

Could Your Adult Teeth Benefit From Dental Sealants?

Dental sealants are a valuable and useful tool commonly used in the fight against tooth decay. Typically associated with issues most common in children and young adults, the purpose of a dental sealant is to prevent cavities by acting as a protective barrier. The sealant is a plastic material that covers the chewing surface of […]

Early Warning Signs of Gum Disease (And How To Stop It!)

Taking care of your gums is just as important as taking care of your teeth. Your gums protect your teeth and bone by preventing bacteria from causing irritation. Periodontal disease, also commonly known as gum disease, is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. The early stages of gum disease can develop quickly without […]

COVID-19 Update

UPDATE 5/4/20: We are now open for dental treatments only. We will begin providing routine cleanings and exams on May 18th. UPDATE: We will be closed through May 3rd in accordance with the state of Louisiana’s stay at home order. Dr. Baudean is still available for emergencies. ORIGINAL NOTICE: Due to coronavirus safety precautions, the […]

5 of the Most Common Places We Get Cavities

Being detailed with brushing, flossing, and rinsing can help you avoid cavities and the need for dental fillings. However, it can be helpful to know which teeth and places on the teeth are the most prone to developing cavities to ensure you’re focusing on the right areas. Here are the five most common places we […]

Do Genetics Have an Influence on Your Oral Health?

Your genetic makeup has a predisposition for certain diseases such as diabetes or heart disease. But do your genes also have an influence on your oral health? You may be surprised to learn what the latest studies have to say about the connection between your genes and things like cavities, periodontal disease, and oral cancer. […]

6 Responsibilities of a Dental Hygienist

There is a common misconception that a dental hygienists’ only duty is to clean teeth. Hygienists cover areas of both patient care and after-care treatment in addition to keeping your teeth and gums plaque and tartar free. Hygienists work closely with dentists to treat patients in more areas than just brushing and flossing. Here are […]

Same-Day Smile Makeovers With Dental Bonding

Living with minor teeth imperfections can cause you to lose confidence in your smile quickly. While it’s not always possible to achieve a complete smile makeover in one dental visit, many patients are pleasantly surprised to see their smile completely transformed from dental bonding. Whether your tooth is decayed, was recently damaged, or has had […]

A Dental Visit Guide For Parents of Special Needs Children

For children with an autism spectrum disorder or sensory issues, a visit to the dentist can quickly become overwhelming. There are many new sights, sounds, smells, and sensations for your child to take in. However, making regular visits to the dentist is incredibly essential in building good oral health for all children. Read on to […]