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Get a Whiter and Brighter Smile

Do you have discolored, yellowed, or darkened teeth? Do you often find yourself covering your smile because you are self-conscious? The professionals at Barataria Dental can help you regain your confidence back with teeth whitening treatment. You can choose quick…

The Benefits of Missing Teeth Treatments

Do you have a missing tooth or teeth? Do you cover your smile because you are embarrassed about your missing teeth? It is important to replace missing teeth not only for cosmetic reasons but for oral health reasons. If missing…

Transform Your Smile With Invisalign Today

Maybe you have incredible genetics, or maybe you are just one of the lucky ones that are born with perfectly straight and spaced teeth. However, if you are not and you are suffering from crooked teeth, then we have options for you.…

Tips To Win The Battle Against Gum Disease

Your teeth and your smile depend on you. They depend on you to take care of them every day for the rest of your life. It may sound like a lot of dedication, but as long as you have the tools…

Why You Need To Treat Crooked Teeth

Crooked teeth are more than just a cosmetic concern. Having crooked teeth is a serious issue, and needs to be addressed as soon as possible, here are some of the issues that crooked teeth will cause if ignored: Gum Disease Developing…

Why Not To Fear A Root Canal

What Is A Root Canal? The term “root canal” actually refers to the natural cavity located at the center of a tooth. Inside of the root canal is soft tissue, or pulp, as well as the tooth’s nerve. Trauma to…

Induction into the International College of Dentists

On October 19, 2018, during the 89th Annual Convocation meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii, last month, both Dr. Maria Burmaster and Dr. Valerie Ribando Hemphill were inducted into the International College of Dentist. During the induction ceremony, Drs. Burmaster and Hemphill…

It’s National Hygiene Month!

October is National Hygiene Month! Our goal at Barataria Dental is to promote good oral care practices and provide the best quality of care for our patients. Your dental concerns are our dental concerns. We offer general, cosmetic and restorative dental…

Are Porcelain Veneers Right For Me?

Are you searching for a cosmetic solution to revamp your smile? Well, have you considered porcelain veneers? Porcelain veneers are ultra-thin ceramic shells that are permanently bonded to the visible portion of the teeth. Porcelain veneers are specifically designed to meet your cosmetic…

Three Benefits of Dental Implants

Missing teeth can be embarrassing, but more importantly, they can lead to complex dental problems. Replacing your missing teeth can restore health and function to your natural smile. At Barataria Dental  Dr. Maria Burmaster and Dr. Valerie Hemphill offer a full…