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How Do Same Day Dental Crowns Work?

Dental crowns are used to restore the appearance, shape, and function of a damaged tooth, but they sometimes take weeks to create in a dental laboratory, leaving you with an uncomfortable temporary crown. Dr. Melanie Andrews offers same-day dental crowns…

Can I Benefit From Dental Veneers?

Are your teeth showing signs of age, such as discoloration, cracks, gaps, or misalignment? A popular cosmetic dentistry treatment for an imperfect smile is porcelain dental veneers, which can quickly refresh your teeth using just one treatment over two dental…

8 Reasons For Tooth Pain and How to Fix It

Pain anywhere in the body is a signal that something is wrong and needs to be addressed. Tooth pain can be difficult to deal with, especially when you don’t know why. Dr. Melanie Andrews is a Destrahan, LA family dentist…

How Can I Have the Best Oral Health?

Even if you don’t have complex dental concerns and have excellent oral hygiene, it’s still important to visit your dentist every six months and stay vigilant about your mouth’s health. This allows your dentist to check on your teeth, gums,…

5 Cosmetic Treatments to Fix A Chipped Tooth

A chipped tooth can happen to anyone, especially if you frequently use metal straws, experienced a dental injury, or have a history of oral health problems. Dr. Melanie Andrews is an experienced cosmetic dentist in Destrahan, LA who has over…

Are Fixed Hybrid Dentures Right For Me?

If you’ve been thinking about dentures but are afraid of the upkeep and discomfort, you might want to consider fixed-hybrid dentures. Dr. Melanie Andrews is a Destrahan, LA dental implant provider offering these permanent dental restorations to patients dealing with…

Is TMJ Causing My Jaw Pain?

A common dental ailment we see at Plantation Road Dental is jaw pain. Dr. Melanie Andrews and her team in Destrahan, LA are experienced restorative dentists who treat TMJ and a variety of oral health problems. Here are some of…

Porcelain Veneers Have Got You Covered

Over time, despite how strong they are, teeth show signs of wear and tear in the form of cracks, gaps, chips, discoloration, or minor misalignments. If you’ve noticed your smile doesn’t look the way you want, you might benefit from…

Do I Need a Tooth Extraction?

Tooth extractions are a common task for many dentists. But how do you know if a tooth extraction is something you actually need? Dr. Melanie Andrews of Plantation Road Dental Care, a provider of family dentistry in Destrehan, LA, discusses…

Patients Review Plantation Road

At Plantation Road Dental Care, we strive to be your go-to office for family dentistry in Destrehan, LA. Patient reviews help both us and future patients know what they can expect from our care. Below are patient testimonials that have…