Pediatric Dentistry Can Help Your Child’s Oral Health

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Improve your child’s oral health by visiting a dentist that includes pediatric dentistry--a unique branch in the world of dentistry that focuses on children. Pediatric dentistry is designed to help your child’s oral health develop correctly. Our dentist, Dr. Robert Rebert in Metairie, Louisiana, is happy to help you understand... Read more »

Cosmetic Bonding and Tooth Enamel

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Each of your teeth is clad in an outer layer of tooth enamel. This hard, mineral substance gives your teeth the requisite strength to bite and chew pieces of food. Yet there are things that can potentially chip or fracture a tooth. Sometimes a minor defect in the tooth enamel... Read more »

Unique Insight on Composite Dental Fillings

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Treating cavities is essential for optimum oral health. Cavities arise when holes in your tooth enamel are formed. In order to effectively eradicate cavities, the holes must be filled in with a dental filling material. Dental fillings come in two forms, including dental amalgams and composite dental fillings. If your... Read more »

The Effect of Sugar On Your Teeth

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The holidays are here, and with them come a plethora of desserts, candy, and other sweets.  You probably know that a lot of sugar is bad for your teeth. But do you know why? Let’s talk about what sugar does to your teeth. The effect is indirect, but makes a... Read more »

What Is a Dental Sealant?

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What is a “dental sealant”? Also called a fissure sealant, a dental sealant is a special gel that is applied to your teeth and then activated and hardened with a light source. It helps your teeth be harder, stronger, and better protected. Dental sealants can lower your risk of tooth... Read more »

Dental Implants and their Advantages

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Are you considering replacing your missing teeth with dental implants? If so, you’re onto something! There are many teeth replacement options available, but the long-term benefits of dental implants are really difficult to pass up. Here are the details: - Dental implants can help maintain the strength of your jaw,... Read more »

The Fundamentals of Dental Fillings

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When your teeth are subject to the dangers of plaque and bacteria, your risk for cavities rises. A cavity occurs when a hole has formed in the tooth enamel, leaving your tooth vulnerable to future damage within the root. To treat cavities, dental fillings are used. For a list of guidelines... Read more »

Different Treatments in Cosmetic Dentistry

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Did you know, there are different treatments in the realm of cosmetic dentistry? Well, it’s true! Cosmetic dentistry has a wide variety of treatments available when it comes to improving your smile. To help you learn more about your options, our friendly team here at Robert Rebert, Jr., DDS in... Read more »