If you are missing teeth, you are probably already aware that dental implants are the best method of replacement. It can help to talk to people who have undergone the dental implant procedure to learn what to expect, but even knowing several people who have had dental implants placed in the past doesn’t necessarily mean your experience will be the same. There are several factors that can make one dental implant case more complex than the next, including health of the bone, location of the missing teeth, and others. Keep reading to learn just what your treatment might entail.
Canatella Dental Blog
March 8, 2018
February 9, 2018
You know February as the month of Valentine’s Day and red hearts, but did you know it’s also a moment to celebrate your favorite little smile? That’s right — February is the time of year that your dentist in New Orleans celebrates Children’s Dental Health Month! This is when we like to shine the spotlight on children’s oral health, including the importance of at-home care, routine dental visits, and how this all adds up to a healthy smile and solid overall health for your child.
January 28, 2018
Winter is the most common time for sickness for people of all ages. From this season’s particularly bad flu virus to the garden variety cold, the chances that you will get sick at least once are higher than ever this time of year. After you get well, it is important that you take some steps to prevent falling ill yet again. That includes sanitizing the house — and your dentist in New Orleans wants to remind you that means your toothbrush, too! Even if you just had a minor cold, getting a new toothbrush will prevent you from redistributing bacteria and getting sick once again.
November 7, 2017
If you have unused dental insurance benefits remaining for 2017, they’re at risk of expiring when the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Eve! Because most plans are set on a calendar year, the clock is ticking on your leftover funds — but you still have time to schedule an appointment to keep your dental insurance in New Orleans from going to waste. Keep reading to find out how we can help.
September 15, 2017
Sometimes, the trickiest problems require unconventional solutions — and that just may be the case when it comes to your chronic migraines.
You probably know Botox as the treatment that smoothes out facial wrinkles for more youthful skin. But did you know the popular cosmetic approach could also help to stop your head pain? Your dentist at Canatella Dental is certified to administer Botox in New Orleans. Keep reading to find out what that fact could mean for your migraines.
August 31, 2017
It’s natural for the teeth to get darker as we age — but living with a smile that looks less than perfect just isn’t necessary these days. If you’re ready to turn back time to reveal a younger, fresher you, professional teeth whitening in New Orleans could be perfect for you.
July 31, 2017
So you’ve decided on dental implants for your tooth replacement? That’s a wonderful decision. Nothing else provides as much stability or security for your smile as dental implants. How many teeth can dental implants replace? As many as you need — but the method used will depend on a few factors. Keep reading to learn more about why choosing dental implants in New Orleans could be the best decision you’ve ever made!
July 12, 2017
As you get older, your body will start to show signs of aging without your control. Some people accept the natural way our body ages more than others—laugh lines, faint wrinkles, and less than elastic skin. If you’re not completely happy about how your face is beginning to look when you crack a smile, Canatella Dental is here to help you. Our main priority is to make sure patients are healthy, whether it be physically or mentally. Being unsatisfied with how you look can lead to less self-confidence and self-doubt. Let our dental and facial structure expert Dr. Rachel Neumeyer wipe away those slight imperfections with facial fillers like Juvederm and Botox in New Orleans.
May 25, 2017
Dental damage is practically impossible to avoid in a full lifetime. Most patients will experience a small cavity or even a full missing tooth, not to mention multiple teeth. This expectation is realistic, not embarrassing. Instead of avoiding the proper care that you need when you have a dental mishap, visit Canatella Dental General and Cosmetic Dentistry. Our dentists, Dr. Canatella and Dr. Neumeyer, can help patients that have weak teeth with CEREC in New Orleans. We provide stable, seamless dental crowns along with the type of dental care that will have you walking out of our office feeling understood, supported, and most importantly confident in your smile again.
April 3, 2017
After doing hours of research online, you’ve decided that dental implants are simply the best way for you to replace your missing teeth. Everything you’ve read assures you that they’ll look fantastic and give you a smile you can rely on day-to-day. There’s still one big question you have though, “How long will they last?” They’re supposed to be one of the most durable solutions out there, but what does that actually mean? They’re quite an investment in your smile, so will they be worth it over time? Today, Dr. Todd Canatella is going to discuss the longevity of dental implants so you know exactly what to expect when rebuilding your smile. (more…)