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Dr. William Darr and our team welcome you to a different kind of dental experience. We are proud to be a patient-focused practice—from our Smile Analysis to our exceptional listening skills, we are here to help you achieve optimal oral health and more confidence in your smile. Our calming chairside manner relaxes our more anxious patients, and we explain what we do while we’re working on you, so you will know and understand what’s happening—without unpleasant surprises!

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Exploring Coffee and Oral Health with William S. Darr, DDS, Your Trusted Dentist in Broussard | Dentist 70518

Coffee is a beloved beverage, but its impact on oral health often raises concerns. Here’s what you need to know about coffee’s effects on your teeth and how to mitigate them:

Contrary to popular belief, the pigments in coffee can stain your teeth, whether you take it black or with cream. These pigments embed in microscopic crevices in tooth enamel and are hard to remove. To minimize staining, avoid letting coffee sit on your teeth for long periods. Drink quickly and rinse your mouth with water afterward to neutralize acid. Regular dental cleanings and whitening treatments can further help maintain a bright smile.

While coffee can offer minor nutritional benefits, watch out for added dairy fat or sugar, which can increase calorie intake and contribute to tooth decay. Consider brewing your coffee at home to control ingredients. Opt for minimal creamer and sugar, or try non-fat or sugar-free alternatives.

With proper care, coffee can still be part of a healthy lifestyle. To learn more tips or schedule a professional cleaning, reach out to our office. We’re here to help you maintain optimal oral health while enjoying your favorite brew. Schedule your appointment today for personalized guidance on coffee and dental care.

William S. Darr, DDS
Phone: (337) 837-3117
107 S Morgan Ave
Broussard, LA 70518

Office Hours

Monday 7:30AM - 3:30PM
Tuesday 7:30AM - 3:30PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 3:30PM
Thursday 7:30AM - 3:30PM


107 South Morgan Ave.
Broussard, LA 70518

Serving Broussard, Youngsville, Lafayette,
New Iberia & beyond.




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