Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

How About a Bridge of Your Own?

As the city works on the new bridge for the Camp Creek Greenway, have you given any thought to getting a bridge of your own? It’s many people have lost teeth for one reason or another. At Lacour Family Dentistry, we want to make sure that you have all of... Read more »

Fun-Filled Tips for Positive Smile Care

Are you looking for fun-filled tips for positive smile care? If so, you are at the right blog! Your smile needs proper care to stay healthy through the years. In fact, if you neglect your oral health care, you can suffer from severe damage like tooth loss, gum disease and... Read more »

Do You Need Dentures?

Aside from how useful they’ll be when pranking your grandchildren or trick-or-treaters during Halloween, there are some actual uses for dentures. Even in a world where you can get dental implants relatively quickly, dentures are still a great, viable option for those who are looking to replace multiple teeth. But... Read more »

Achieve Cavity Prevention with Dental Sealants

When you take a close look at your back teeth, you may see deep ridges in the biting surfaces of your molars and premolars. These teeth are naturally ridged to grind food, but a particularly deep texture could become a health risk because daily brushing and flossing may not be... Read more »

The Uses of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers can vastly improve the appearance of your smile. In fact, dental veneers are wildly popular as a way to improve your smile and oral health. If you are looking for a beautiful, white smile, then dental veneers might be ideal for you. Our dentist, Dr. Kevin Lacour with... Read more »

Expose Tooth Sensitivity to More Fluoride

Do you frequently experience discomfort when you consume products that are cold, hot, sweet or acidic? This can have a significant effect on your daily life, especially because tooth sensitivity is the result of health conditions affecting the tooth enamel. The good news is that it can often be improved... Read more »

The Basics of Dental Crowns

If you have a misshapen, discolored, or weak tooth, your dentist may have recommended to you to get a dental crown. Here are some basic things to know before continuing with getting a dental crown. A dental crown protects and restores a tooth, covering the entire visible portion of the... Read more »