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How Orthodontic Treatment Affects Sports Performance

September 2, 2020

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Girl with braces holding basketball

If playing sports is a big part of your life, it is understandable to have concerns about how your orthodontic treatment could affect your performance. No matter what sport your playing, you should be able to continue playing to your full ability even while you have braces in Uptown New Orleans, but things will work a little bit differently when it comes to protecting your smile. Continue reading to learn more about playing sports while undergoing orthodontic treatment for a straighter smile.

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4 Daily Tips for Living with Braces

June 4, 2020

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Woman with braces in New Orleans

Over 4 million people in the United States are currently wearing braces. They are effective in correcting overcrowded, crooked, and misaligned teeth. If you’ve just gotten new braces, you may be realizing that they require more care than you thought. Eating certain foods has become a challenge and brushing and flossing feels like a hassle. Luckily, your dentist in Uptown New Orleans shares some tips that will make life with braces much easier.

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4 Items Your Dentist Wears to Keep You Safe in COVID-19

May 18, 2020

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A dental professional wearing PPE your Uptown New Orleans dentist also wears

In order to provide excellent dental care during the coronavirus pandemic, dentists are raising their already high standards of sanitation and infection control. Like many other contagious sicknesses, COVID-19 is transmitted when infected respiratory droplets encounter another person’s mouth, nose, or eyes. Part of the new advanced COVID-19 safety protocols is to utilize personal protective equipment to guard these vulnerable areas and prevent the spread of infection. Read on to learn more about four important items your Uptown New Orleans emergency dentist wears to keep their practice clean and their patients safe.

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

May 1, 2020

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Dear Valued Patients:

We hope this letter finds you in good health and good spirits. Our thoughts are with all of those who may have suffered during these past few weeks. As our nation and community starts to heal from the COVID-19 pandemic, we recognize many businesses in our community will be opening their doors again. As your health advocate and ally, we want to take a moment to share a few updates with you.

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Teeth Shifting After Braces? Here’s What to Do!

March 21, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — camenzuli @ 7:45 pm
Closeup of orange retainer held by woman in background

When you get your braces off, there is no better feeling than running your tongue over your newly brace-free teeth. However, your treatment isn’t done just yet. To protect the time and money you just spent on your aligned smile, it’s important to wear a retainer from your dentist in Uptown New Orleans. But, unlike your braces, this oral appliance isn’t fixed to your teeth, which requires some commitment and responsibility on your part. Read on to learn more about the importance of wearing a retainer and what you should do if your teeth become crooked after braces. 

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5 Reasons Why You Might Be More Prone to Cavities Than Others

February 10, 2020

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girl in purple shirt holding face in pain

Ever since you can remember, you always seemed to end every dental checkup with at least one cavity, while your brother got off scot-free. You know for a fact that you’ve always brushed and flossed more often than he does, so why do you get more cavities? As it turns out, some people are simply more susceptible to tooth decay than others. A dentist in Uptown New Orleans is here to talk about five possible reasons why.

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Know How To Handle These Common Dental Emergencies

January 4, 2020

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worried person

Dental emergencies are difficult to deal with because they happen at the worst moments. Not to mention, if you’re not prepared, it can make the situation even worse. That’s why you should always contact your emergency dentist in Uptown New Orleans directly after the accident. They can schedule an appointment for as soon as possible to help ease your discomfort. Read on for some helpful tips to handle the most common dental emergencies until you reach your dentist’s office.

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Want Healthy Teeth? Avoid These Four Habits During the Holidays

December 10, 2019

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A group people celebrating a holiday dinner.

It’s so easy to let loose during the holiday season. Family is visiting from out of town, perhaps you have a few days off from work and you’re ready to kick back and relax. Even though work might be taking a break and your children (or cousins) are out of school, your teeth are still susceptible to damage and decay just like any other month out of the year. Thankfully, you can prevent dental emergencies and cavities by avoiding these four poor habits, as recommended by a dentist in Uptown New Orleans.

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