Why Do I Have a Crooked Smile?

Sometimes our teeth turn and shift, no matter how well we take care of our smiles. There are many reasons why this might be happening to your chompers, and our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to name the causes so you understand what might be happening to your smile. The first cause behind crooked teeth… Read more »

How to Minimize Tooth Misalignment in Children

As a parent, you only want the best for your child, right? Right. This probably means you want them to have the best oral health and smile. Fortunately, there are things you can do to help your child avoid having a crooked smile in the future. Our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to tell you… Read more »

Take Your Oral Health Care to New Heights with Orthodontic Braces Treatment

Although orthodontic braces come in all shapes and sizes these days, there is one thing that has not changed—the ability to effectively straighten smiles. If you would like a straighter smile, orthodontic braces should be your first consideration. Take your oral health care to new heights with orthodontic braces. For more information about orthodontic braces,… Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts Blog: Malocclusions

Are you suffering from curved teeth or teeth that are out of position? A bad bite or misaligned teeth is referred to as malocclusion. Take this opportunity to think about what malocclusions you may be suffering from, including the following: – When your top and bottom incisors do not meet or line up when you… Read more »

A Clear Plastic Retainer Might Be Required After Minor Orthodontic Alignment

The alignment of your teeth contributes a lot to your facial expressions and can also have an impact on your overall oral function. Beyond simple cosmetic impact, minor alignment issues can gradually damage your tooth enamel. Over the years, this can cause attrition in the dental structure of the tooth or even minor fractures. If… Read more »

Orthodontics: What Are Malocclusions?

If your smile is improperly rotated, you probably have a malocclusion. Malocclusions are “bad bites,” or misalignments with your teeth and jaw. Bad bites can be caused by the environment, oral accidents, genetics, bad habits, improper oral hygiene, or a host of other issues. Some of the most common forms of malocclusions are: Malocclusions of… Read more »

What Can Invisalign® Do to Improve Your Smile?

What can Invisalign® do to improve your smile? Are you aware that Invisalign orthodontic aligners are metal-free and capable of straightening your smile to the perfect design you desire? Even if you have had an orthodontic treatment in the past, it may be possible for Invisalign to help correct any relapses in the alignment of… Read more »

Applying a Porcelain Glaze Will Make Braces Hardware Less Visible

Dr. can install braces hardware in your mouth, at , clinic in a long-term effort to realign your teeth for a more function mouth and an appealing smile. Some people might be reticent to have braces in fear that the visible hardware will affect their outward appearance. To address these concerns and reduce the visible… Read more »

The Types Bite Irregularties That Can Impact Your Smile

Are you familiar with the term malocclusions? Malocclusions, which are often referred to as “bad bites”, refer to the various degrees of irregularities and misalignments that can occur with your teeth and jaws. Malocclusions can arise as a result of several factors, many of which may be out of your control. Let’s take a quick… Read more »

Techniques for Cleaning Braces

Do you know the proper techniques to clean your braces? When abiding by your brushing and flossing routine while wearing braces, exercise caution and brush slowly and safety to avoid accidentally damaging them. Because flossing can be problematic with braces, it may be necessary to add an additional level of treatment such as mouthwash. In… Read more »