Does Sleep Apnea Run in Your Family?

Sleep apnea is a varied sleeping disorder that is caused by interrupted breathing patterns while a person sleeps. One form, obstructive sleep apnea, is caused by an obstruction of the breathing airway. Another, central sleep apnea, occurs when signals from the brain sent to the breathing muscles in the chest telling it to take a breath, are not properly received.... read more »

Love Your Smile with Dental Implants

Are you one of the thousands who feel nervous or self-conscious about your smile? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people wish they can love their smile, and thanks to dental implants, that is now possible. Dental implants here at Hooper Family Dentistry in Bossier City, Louisiana, are a popular and effective form of smile restoration. Let us... read more »

The Perks of Full Mouth Reconstruction

Do you worry about the state of your smile? Are you concerned about the amount of work you fear you’ll need? If so, don’t worry. Most likely, your dentist will be able to help—and it won’t be as bad as you expect. However, unfortunately there are times when extensive dental work will be required. In fact, full mouth reconstruction—which is... read more »