Covid-19 Health Update

Acadia Family Dentistry considers the health and safety of our patients and staff as our highest priority. We have implemented some additional precautionary measures apart from the universal precautions to ensure the health and well-being of everyone. Some of these measures are:
  • Scheduling high-risk patients at designated times
  • Subjecting all patients to a temperature scan at the entrance to ensure their temperatures are below 100.4 degrees.
  • Disinfecting reception room, check-in and check-out countertops and bathrooms every hour, and wiping doorknobs and sinks with disinfectant regularly.
  • Hydrogen peroxide rinses provided before treatment begins.
  • All patients will call to notify staff of their arrivals and wait in the car until they are ready to be seen.
  • Removing magazines, toys, and non-essential items from the reception room.
  • Practicing social distancing: which includes no handshaking and hugging.

Exceptional professional care and home hygiene in Thibodaux LA supports stunning smiles, overall health

Exceptional Professional Care and Home Hygiene in Thibodaux LA Area

We at Acadia Family Dentistry know that excellent oral health and hygiene is about more than keeping or restoring a pretty smile. Along with her team, Dr. Nhu Le supports your overall wellbeing and quality of life. Since the oral cavity is connected to other organs and bodily systems, the health of your teeth and gums also plays a vital role in protecting and managing other medical conditions and diseases. Oral hygiene at the dentist’s office Routine visits to our office are a cornerstone of exceptional oral care. The “standard” is to schedule these visits once every six months. Dr. … Continue reading

Protect your teeth, preserve your smile with custom night guards for bruxism in Thibodaux, LA

Protect Your Teeth, Preserve Your Smile with Custom Night Guards for Bruxism in Thibodaux, LA Area

Are you reliant on pain medications to cope with chronic, daily headaches? Do you experience stiffness when you open and close your mouth? Do you suffer from radiating facial pain? These are a few of the telltale signs of bruxism, also known as “teeth-grinding.” Many patients don’t realize they are bruxers until after dentists like Dr. Nhu Le evaluate them during routine check-ups. Dentists are often on the frontlines of detecting this condition; they see its damaging effects. Fortunately, dentists are also on the frontlines of treatment. Custom night guards at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux, LA, are a discreet, hassle-free way to … Continue reading

Fight decay and gum disease with professional teeth cleaning in Thibodaux, LA

Fight Decay and Gum Disease with Professional Teeth Cleaning in Thibodaux, LA Area

So, you consistently brush your teeth at least twice daily and floss every day? Congratulations! We at Acadia Family Dentistry are always happy to hear when patients have developed excellent, healthy oral habits. As much as we applaud you for doing so much for the health of your smile and your well-being, it is still imperative that you undergo professional teeth cleaning at our office in Thibodaux, LA.  The “standard” cleaning: A cornerstone of oral health  We recommend visits to our office for preventative or maintenance care at least once every six months. These semi-annual visits include an examination by our dentist, Dr. … Continue reading

Avoid discomfort, poor fit with the precision planning process for complete dentures in Thibodaux, LA

Avoid Discomfort, Poor Fit with the Precision Planning Process for Complete Dentures in Thibodaux, LA Area

The comfort, natural appearance, and functionality of dentures depend on how they fit. Acadia Family Dentistry’s approach to the process of getting complete dentures is exacting; Dr. Nhu Le uses sophisticated technologies at her Thibodaux, LA, office to collect precise information about the contours of your mouth. The more accurate the information that she collects upfront, the better the outcomes and satisfaction that you have from your dentures. After all, this information is used to make your dentures. If there is incomplete or imprecise data, the resulting denture will not fit comfortably to the curves in your mouth. In fact, many of the complaints that have … Continue reading

The last line of defense: save a badly damaged natural tooth with root canal therapy in Thibodaux

The Last Line of Defense: Save a Badly Damaged Natural Tooth with Root Canal Therapy in Thibodaux Area

You’ve probably heard someone exclaim, “I’d rather have a root canal!” Of course, no one literally means what they say. Root canal treatment is often, undeservedly, compared to the world’s most undesirable tasks and situations. Truthfully, treatment is no more extensive than a common or “simple” filling. Yet, we don’t hear fillings compared to dreaded circumstances such as living with a mother-in-law or having to fly during a storm. Moreover, the only way we at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux may save a natural tooth is with root canal therapy. Since knowledge is power, Dr. Nhu Le is happy to provide a few basics about just … Continue reading

Thibodaux dentist discusses when gentle dental extractions may be appropriate

In Thibodaux Area Dentist Discusses when Gentle Dental Extractions May Be Appropriate

Tooth loss is often avoidable. Preventive dentistry, such as periodic professional cleanings, protects natural teeth from the primary causes of tooth loss: advanced periodontal or gum disease and severe tooth decay. Likewise, preventative services such as custom mouthguards protect teeth from being knocked-out or otherwise irrevocably damaged during physical activity, including contact sports. Additionally, the “best” teeth in terms of efficient function and attractive appearance are the ones designed as nature intended.  So, dental extractions at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux are generally viewed as “last resort” procedures. Dr. Nhu Le may determine that extracting the tooth is unavoidable, should deep decay or infected … Continue reading

Dental filling procedure in Thibodaux rebuilds natural teeth, conservatively

Dental Filling Procedure in Thibodaux Area Rebuilds Natural Teeth, Conservatively

A healthy tooth is like a completed jigsaw puzzle. Injuries sustained from contact sports, falls, and other accidents can damage portions of that puzzle. The effects of periodontal disease (or gum disease) and decay can also erode the tooth; instead of a complete tooth, pieces of the tooth are destroyed. We at Acadia Family Dentistry make the tooth “whole” again. We do so with our gentle, conservative, and cost-effective dental filling procedure.  From her office in Thibodaux, Dr. Nhu Le repairs damaged tooth structure with composite resin dental material. A mix of high-performance plastic and micro glass-like particles, composite resins look and … Continue reading

Quality dental crowns in Thibodaux, LA to restore your teeth’s function and appearance

Quality Dental Crowns at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux LA Area

When you think about dental treatments, fillings for cavities are probably the first thing that comes to mind. But did you know that dental crowns are not far behind in terms of the most common dental restorations placed in the United States? They are a highly versatile option that can be used to treat a number of oral health issues and aesthetic imperfections. At Acadia Family Dentistry, Dr. Nhu Le provides Thibodaux, LA area patients with high-quality dental crowns that look and feel like natural teeth for a beautiful, functional smile.  What are dental crowns? Dental crowns are also called … Continue reading

Thibodaux, LA dentist provides complete dentures service for a beautiful, functional smile

Complete Dentures Service at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux LA Area

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. If you have suffered from tooth loss, you may be suffering from a loss of confidence in addition to the reduced function of your teeth when you are chewing, speaking, and performing other everyday activities. At Acadia Family Dentistry, we are committed to providing Thibodaux, LA area patients a variety of options to restore the health and beauty of their smile, including complete dentures service for patients who need to replace a full arch of teeth. Modern dentures: comfort and convenience Dentures are one of many types of … Continue reading

Discover the benefits of white dental fillings in Thibodaux, Louisiana

Dental White Fillings at Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux Louisiana Area

We all want bright, healthy smiles with white, cavity-free teeth. Unfortunately, even with the best intentions, decay, damage, and trauma happen. They are part of life. Genetics, poor hygiene, and even certain medications can increase your susceptibility to decay. Don’t ruin your smile or the health of your teeth with a silver filling. Ask Dr. Nhu Le of Acadia Family Dentistry in Thibodaux, Louisiana, about the benefits of dental white fillings. Purpose of a tooth filling treatment Both children and adults are susceptible to tooth decay. Many patients experience it at some point in their lives. The damage may start … Continue reading

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