Will a Dental Flipper Fix Your Smile?

Missing teeth can be a source of embarrassment. When the teeth in question are your front teeth, you will can feel very self-conscious. Aside from the cosmetic issues, without your front teeth, you will have trouble speaking and eating effectively. Dental implants are very popular, as well as sturdy very effective. But they can be… Read more »

Tobacco Can Easily Cause Significant Dental Stains

Despite numerous warnings about the negative effects of tobacco use on your medical and oral health, millions of Americans continue to smoke and use chewing tobacco each year. At the same time, the tar and other chemicals introduced into the mouth can also cause significant dental stains to develop in a short amount of time…. Read more »

Taking Care of Your Teeth When You Have Dental Work

Dentistry has come a long way from ancient times. Dental tools and techniques have seen incredible advancements over the years. One area in which we have seen a great deal of innovation is in the area of tooth replacement procedures. Dental implants, bridges and dentures have become only gotten better as time has gone on…. Read more »

A Definition of Gum Disease

Gum disease — also defined as pyorrhea and periodontal disease — is an infection of the gums that harms teeth when left untreated. Recognizing how this disorder affects much of the population can help motivate and prepare you to fight its harmful effects. Although we often group periodontal disorders under the umbrella term “periodontal disease,”… Read more »

A Root Canal Can Save Your Tooth

Over the years, root canals have gotten a bad reputation. There have been countless jokes made about root canals and many people feel that a root canal is one of the worst things that could happen to them in the dentist’s chair. Despite all of that, few people realize that before root canals, a tooth… Read more »

Preventing Dry Socket

Although our dentist, Dr. and our staff at are dedicated to helping you keep all of your teeth, there are times when a tooth extraction may be necessary. Your tooth may be damaged by trauma or disease, or it may have to be removed because of tooth-crowding, or because of wisdom tooth complications. If you… Read more »

Filling Out Your Smile with Implants

Restoring your lost teeth can have many benefits, the most obvious being cosmetic. Filling the empty spaces in your smile will give you back your confidence and restore your self-esteem. Missing teeth can result in sunken areas around your mouth, making you appear older than you truly are. When you restore those missing teeth, you… Read more »

Mouthwash and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Are you aware that mouthwash products can vary greatly and are capable of many diverse results, even among the same brand of mouthwash? Depending on your oral health desires, choosing a mouthwash should take some time and effort to ensure you are getting a product that can deliver what you require. If you are searching… Read more »

Healthier Habits Lead to Better Teeth

At Lejeune Family Dentistry, we know that life can become very hectic. Multi – tasking has become a way of life, not just for the CEO of a company but for the average working Mom, handling babysitting on the phone on her way to work, the average business executive working extra hours to have a… Read more »

How Dental Bridges Work

Dental bridges are the perfect solution to replace that missing tooth or teeth. They can not only restore missing teeth but correct the alignment in your bite and fill in the space causing your cheek tissue to sink in. Installing a bridge will help improve not only your comfort but your speaking and eating as… Read more »