A Porcelain Crown Can Be Used to Cosmetically Restore a Tooth’s Function and Appearance

If one or more of the teeth in your smile is marred by chips, deep stains, visible dental work or other imperfections, you might want to consult with Drs. Stephen or Christopher Hooper to explore your cosmetic restoration options. While porcelain dental veneers are a popular option for many people... Read more »

Multiple Teeth Lost by a Blow to the Face Can Often Be Restored by a Dental Implant Bridge

Sometimes a blow to the face can hit with such force that it cracks, shatters or knocks out multiple teeth. Even after the initial trauma has passed, you will need to repair or restore the teeth to prevent future complications. One of the most effective methods for Hooper Family Dentistry’s... Read more »

How You Can Avoid Sensitive Teeth

If you have to deal with sensitive teeth, you know that several things can cause discomfort. For example, if you have sensitive teeth, you could struggle with even letting a cool breeze hit your teeth. Similarly, you probably know that there are certain foods you should avoid, but do you... Read more »

What to Look for When Shopping for Toothpaste

Brushing your teeth with a soft-bristled toothbrush is an essential part of your daily oral hygiene routine. Most people like to add toothpaste to their toothbrush to increase its effectiveness. Abrasive toothpaste helps scour away plaque and food particles, but there are also a few other things to consider when... Read more »

Porcelain Dental Veneers

As time passes it’s not uncommon for you to experience small chips and stains in your teeth. This could be compounded by other imperfections, like past dental work that no longer matches the current shade of your tooth enamel. In a situation like this, many people seek out Hooper Family... Read more »

Teeth-Grinding Treatments

Do you tend to grind your teeth? If so, it’s best to stop the habit. Teeth grinding in Bossier City, Louisiana, can harm your oral health more than you might realize. It can crack, fracture, and wear down your teeth, and it can also alter the health of your jaw.... Read more »

Caring for Your Child’s Oral Health

Are you worried about your little one's oral health? If you are, good for you. As you can probably guess, if your child has clean, healthy teeth while they're young, they'll probably develop healthy habits that can last for years to come. But, what can you do to help your... Read more »

What Does a Healthy Mouth Look Like?

The bacteria in our mouth feed off of the sugars in the food we eat and drink. When we eat, the foods we consume provide oral bacteria with the means to create lactic acid that causes tooth decay. One of the ways we can control the growth of bad bacteria... Read more »

Dealing with a Crown that is Loose

It is not unheard of for a blow to the face, a hard fall or advanced gum disease to loosen the cement that anchors a crown to the abutment. A loose crown demands attention before a more serious problem develops. If you have a crown come loose, you should call... Read more »

Your Baby’s Teeth

By the time your baby reaches three years of age, they will have developed 20 primary teeth—ten on top and ten on bottom. All of these teeth are already in the gums when they are born. These include the central incisors, lateral incisors, canines, first molars, and second molars. This... Read more »