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 »

Do You Need a New Toothbrush?

Your toothbrush is your best tool for keeping your teeth healthy and cavity-free. But you need to make sure that your toothbrush is up to the job. Fortunately, that is not too difficult. The main thing you need to do is to make sure that your toothbrush is in good... Read more »

You Need to Take Steps to Maintain the Appearance of Your Teeth After a Dental Bleaching Treatment

A dental bleaching treatment is often the most effective method for improving the appearance of teeth suffering from significant dental stains. The professional strength whitening agents used in the procedure exceed the potency offered by tooth whitening products sold in stores. Our dentist uses special tools and techniques to protect... Read more »

What to Know about Scaling and Planing

Keeping up great oral health isn’t complicated, but it does involve a commitment to a few different procedures and practices. For example, you have to be willing to come see Dr. Rebecca Blum and the staff here at NOLA Dental Studio in Kenner, Louisiana every six months. You also have to... Read more »

Stop Snoring and Sleep Better

If you have a partner who snores every night, this is not only an irritation that could prevent both of you from sleeping well at night, but can also strain your relationship and hint at an undiagnosed condition. With custom snoring treatment, we can help you sleep better and address... Read more »

Facts You Should Know About Nitrous Oxide

Do you have questions about nitrous oxide? If so, our dentist, Dr. Rebecca Blum, is happy to help you. Many people have questions about nitrous oxide, so you’re not alone. Having questions can lead to feeling nervous in the dental chair. So, to help you find the answers you’re looking... Read more »

Reverse Poor Oral Hygiene with Oral Health Care

Your oral health care is one of the key principles for ensuring a healthy and happy smile for the remainder of your life. Always make sure you are taking the necessary steps both with your diet, your cleaning and your lifestyle choices to ensure your teeth and gums remain happy... Read more »

The Connection Between Sleep Apnea and Bruxism

If you greet the morning still exhausted, with sore jaw muscles or sensitive teeth, this could be an indicator that you grind your teeth in the night, a condition known as bruxism. Several health problems are known to be connected to this condition, but the biggest risk factor is something... Read more »