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Welcome to our Dental Blog!

We're excited to announce the official launch of the Distinctive Smiles of Baton Rouge blog. We'll be posting helpful dental tips, news from the dental industry, updates from our Baton Rouge dental practice, and more about the latest in dentistry. Our dental team strives to be there for our patients when they need us, and we want our online presence to be a reflection of that principle.

We hope this blog provides an extra level of service to our current and future patients. If you would like to stay up to date on the latest from our Baton Rouge dentist, visit our blog often. Dr. O'Rourke-Allen is passionate about improving oral health and providing tailored treatment to address your concerns.

If you have questions about our blog posts or about our services, don’t hesitate to contact us. We are happy to answer any questions or to schedule an appointment for you. Here's to your best oral health ever!



Oral Surgery What Is a Sinus Lift, and When Do You Need One?

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Nov 9 • 3 min read
Homecare Tips for Keeping Your Toothbrush Clean

Is your toothbrush actually keeping your mouth clean? Even if you follow your dentist’s recommendati...

Nov 9 • 2 min read
Orthodontics Debunking Myths About Adult Braces

For many adults, the word “braces” brings up a picture of a kid or teenager with bulky metal wires a...

Nov 2 • 2 min read
Restoration Tips for Keeping Your Dentures Clean

A new set of dentures starts out pearly white, but just like natural teeth, they can pick up stains,...

Oct 12 • 2 min read
Cosmetic How to Maintain the Results of Professional Teeth Whitening

A professional teeth whitening treatment is a quick and effective way to achieve a renewed, radiant ...

Oct 5 • 2 min read
General What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

Teeth sensitivity is a rather frustrating oral health issue that can prevent you from enjoying hot o...

Sep 28 • 2 min read
Oral Surgery Recognizing the Symptoms of TMD

The TMJ or the temporomandibular joint is a sliding-hinge-like joint that connects the jawbone to yo...

Sep 21 • 2 min read
General Motor Vehicle Accidents and Sleep Apnea

While motor vehicle accidents are unexpected events, several factors can increase the likelihood tha...

Sep 14 • 2 min read
General How Good Oral Health Promotes Your Overall Wellbeing

One of the biggest mistakes people make regarding their health and wellbeing is overlooking the impo...

Sep 7 • 2 min read
Restoration Your Guide to Implant-Supported Dentures

Implant-supported dentures offer the durability and reliability of dental implants and restore your ...

Aug 31 • 2 min read

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