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Appleton Prosthodontics
Richard Appleton, DDS, MS
Specialist in Solving Advanced Dental Problems

FAQs

 Common Questions and Answers by Baton Rouge Prosthodontist


Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you. Call 225-291-6221 for more information. 

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Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?

Q: How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

Q: What are porcelain veneers and how can they improve my smile?

Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: What can be done about old, unattractive, or discolored fillings?

Q: What should I do if a tooth is knocked out?