A confident smile often comes from confidence in pearly white, straight teeth. But a confident smile can also come from confidence in one’s oral health—an ability to eat a sticky treat or crunchy food without worry. Oral health is important for a lot of reasons, and while a strong, white smile offers cosmetic benefits, it also offers health benefits. To ensure a lifetime of good oral health, caring for teeth should begin at an early age, with regular visits to the dentist. New Orleans offers exceptional dental practices with advanced technologies and experienced, award-winning dentists ready to help improve your and your family’s smiles. From braces and Invisalign to dental implants, whitening services, and veneers, comprehensive care is offered all over the city. Take a look at the following dental resources, their unique offerings and approaches, and get your next cleaning on the calendar today.


DiMarco Dental

Your smile is one of your most important features; it’s unique to you. Everyone’s oral health, overall health, and financial position is different, so at DiMarco Dental, Drs. Damon DiMarco and Joanne Hoppe provide individualized care and solutions that fit your specific needs. From routine cleanings, custom snore guards, whitening, to implants and Invisalign, DiMarco Dental provides a variety of oral health services that will keep you both healthy and happy.

It’s never too early to visit DiMarco Dental. Patients start as early as two years old, as developing good habits early can lead to a lifetime of healthy smiles. Young patients often require sealants and other preventative measures to combat the temptations of the modern diet, especially sugar found in foods and beverages.

To combat the spread of COVID-19, DiMarco Dental has implemented all CDC guidelines for the health and safety of patients and staff. For more information on DiMarco Dental and the practice’s holistic approach to dentistry, call 504-366-5611 or visit DimarcoDental.com.


Dr. Bridget Brahney Family Dentistry

All that is good begins with a smile. At Dr. Bridget Brahney Family Dentistry, your smile is a top priority. Dr. Brahney and her team are dedicated to helping you achieve and maintain long-term dental health and a beautiful smile, whether it be through routine cleanings and checkups or through finding a solution to a more complex dental concern.

When you visit Dr. Bridget Brahney Family Dentistry, you will experience all that modern dentistry has to offer, including the latest advancements that reduce discomfort and expedite care. Dr. Brahney offers a comprehensive list of general, restorative, and cosmetic dental services to meet the needs of the whole family, from Velscope oral cancer screening to fillings, crowns, and tooth whitening.

Not only are Dr. Brahney and her team focused on the beauty of your smile, but they’re also concerned about your health. To that end, they focus on thorough exams and routine cleanings. For more information about Dr. Bridget Brahney and her practice, or to schedule an appointment, visit SmileNewOrleans.com or call 504-888-6860.


Mid-City Smiles Family Dentistry

Conveniently located on the Canal streetcar line in Mid-City, Mid-City Smiles Family Dentistry offers complete dental care for all ages—everything from routine cleanings and cosmetic procedures to advanced implant dentistry and comprehensive orthodontics for the whole family. Dr. Mark Anderson, Dr. Julio Marin and Dr. Katerine Pagoada pride themselves in their top-quality, patient-first approach to family dentistry.

Dr. Mark Anderson is recognized as the leading area provider of Invisalign, which is available for teens and adults. The practice also provides orthodontic services including braces, along with several advanced techniques in creating and restoring beautiful, healthy smiles. Both Dr. Anderson and Dr. Marin offer the latest technology in the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants. Dr. Pagoada also offers various facial aesthetic procedures including therapeutic Botox and fillers.

Mid-City Smiles is uniquely positioned to serve the Spanish-, Vietnamese-, and Arabic-speaking communities of New Orleans.

For scheduling and information, visit MidCitySmiles.com or call 504-485-6575.


Tufton Family Dentistry

A family and team of native New Orleanians, Tufton Family Dentistry is the practice of Dr. Peter Tufton, who works side-by-side with his wife, a dental hygienist, and his son, Dr. Michael Tufton. Dr. Peter Tufton founded the practice in the ‘70s and offers decades of invaluable dental experience.

A comfortable and inviting space for patients of all ages, the office is equipped with advanced technology to provide outstanding care. They use the Trios 3D scanner for digital impressions, intraoral cameras and digital x-rays for more accurate diagnoses. DentalVibe is used by the practice for pain-free injections.

Each treatment room is equipped with a touch-screen computer, which allows patients the opportunity to see images of their teeth while discussing the diagnosis and treatment process with doctors. Other services offered include implants, veneers and botox.

Tufton Family Dentistry offers affordable care and several financing options. Patient safety is a priority, so the office follows all CDC and LHD protocols to remain open and to protect patients and staff. Visit TuftonDDS.com for more information.