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 »

Diabetes and Gum Disease

Research has proven that there is a connection between diabetes and periodontal or gum disease. A chronically high glucose or sugar level in your blood can strengthen bacteria in a compromised immune system and cause problems for your oral health. For this reason, if you have diabetes, it is terribly... Read more »

Oral Cancer Symptoms Can Occur Between Dental Checkups

The American Dental Association recommends having a dental checkup performed every six months to detect early signs of tooth decay, periodontal health problems, and other oral health maladies. Catching these serious oral health problems early can help apply preventive measures or start treatment to prevent further complications. It’s important to... Read more »

We Can Give You a Dental Crown in One Appointment!

If you have a weak, worn-down, broken, and even extremely unattractive tooth, then our dentist, Dr. Kevin Lacour, might recommend restoring that tooth with a dental crown. A dental crown is a tooth cap that is cemented over the tooth after some tooth enamel has been removed. Once it’s placed,... Read more »