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What Comes After A Dental Implant?

Getting a dental implant is a big deal. It changes how you live, how you eat, and how you take care of your mouth in every way. Your ability to eat your favorite foods will return, you’ll be able to smile without worry, and depending on how many teeth you’ve lost it can take years off of your look. Dental implants are invisible once they’re placed and restored, but that doesn’t mean ...

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Cosmetic Dentistry: What Has To Come First?

A great smile is the sort of thing that everyone notices – it can light up a room, instantly change what people think of you, and open up a lot of personal and professional doors. We all know the power of a great smile, but we also know how hard it is to get one we want – around 60 percent of us wish we could change something major about our teeth! Our New Orleans dental team loves ...

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Oral Cancer Awareness: It’s Important!

Every April the medical and dental communities like to draw attention to oral cancer. It’s frequently overlooked, yet still has one of the highest mortality rates for a non-essential organ cancer. The danger posed by oral cancer is great, and part of that danger is due to the fact that most of us know little about it. At 7 O’Clock Dental we take oral cancer seriously. Each exam we perform ...

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Don’t Grind Away Your Smile!

When you wake up in the morning you should feel refreshed. Well, to be fair a lot of us are hitting the snooze button and feeling pretty out of it, but once we get up and start moving that tends to change, right? Okay, maybe you need a cup of coffee first. But you’re not in pain, right? A lot of people wake up with headaches, jaw pain, and sore muscles in their face and temples. If that ...

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3 Dangerous Dental Care Myths

How often do you floss? Do you see the dentist every six months? How about bleeding gums – do you worry about those? Opinions on those three topics differ from person to person, and it’s hard to find a plain-spoken and clear answer on those and many other topics in dentistry. Not knowing the truth, however, can cost you a lot of money, pain, and unnecessary dental work. At 7 O’Clock ...

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Why Clear Braces?

Unless you’re one of the lucky few (and we mean very few) who were born with great teeth there’s probably something you’ve wanted to fix. Whether it’s a gap, a misaligned tooth or two, or an overbite we can help you at 7 O’Clock Dental! But as an adult you surely don’t want to wear metal braces: you have too much going on personally and professionally to deal with years of ...

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Are You Prepared For A Dental Emergency?

You know the old saying: emergencies happen when you least expect them. Think about that for a minute: are you ever expecting the unexpected? No – that’s why you have to be prepared for when it does! You probably have a first aid kit somewhere at home, but do you have one for dental emergencies? At 7 O’clock Dental we’re always here for your emergency needs, but there’s a critical ...

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Scared Of The Dentist And Nervous About Sedation? We Can Help!

Dental fear is nothing to feel silly about: it affects countless people and can prevent you from getting necessary care to keep your teeth healthy. At 7 O'Clock Dental we’re glad we can offer sedation for our patients that are nervous, but what if you’re scared, nervous, or just plain uncomfortable with drugs that affect your consciousness or put you under? You’re in a tight spot! We ...

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Make Your New Year’s Resolution A Good One!

Happy 2016 from all of us at 7 O'Clock Dental! We hope your holiday season was great, and we hope you’re ready for an exciting new year. If you’re like a lot of our patients you’re probably waking up today wondering about your new year’s resolution – have you made one yet? Those resolutions can be hard to stick to, but don’t give up! Being successful at anything takes a lot of ...

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Save Your Smile With Mouthguards | New Orleans, LA

At 7 O'Clock Dental, we put a lot of emphasis on preventive dentistry. If you take proper care of your teeth by brushing and flossing every day and by coming to our New Orleans dentist office for routine cleanings, you are more likely to keep your teeth healthy. This reduces your risk of a dental emergency, which could lead you to needing our restorative dentistry down the road. Regardless, ...

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