Tips to Help You Clean and Maintain Your New Braces

In recent years,braces have grown in popularity due to their cosmetic appeal. The possibility of having a straight smile intrigues many of us in our life. However, if your braces aren’t kept clean or they are damaged, it can injury your mouth and could also extend the amount of time you need to wear them…. Read more »

Invisalign® Is a Clear Answer to Your Orthopedic Needs

Have you been thinking about straightening your teeth and adjusting your smile? If so, you are not alone. Thanks to the advances in orthodontic dentistry, straightening your smile is more discreet and popular than ever before. Invisalign® can now straighten your teeth with very little strain on your personal life. Here is more information about… Read more »

Understanding Your New Braces

When you are first fitted for braces it takes a little bit of getting used to. With a few minor changes in your daily habits you can keep your braces and teeth clean, while reducing the chances of your braces being damaged. If something is damaged they can injure your mouth and will also likely… Read more »

Caring for and Cleaning your Braces

Your braces represent a significant investment in resolving alignment issues and providing you with an appealing smile. Even though your braces are designed for durability, they can still be damaged by certain activities, foods and lifestyle choices. If your braces are damaged it can increase the amount of time you have to wear them. Sticky… Read more »

The Benefits behind Adult Orthodontics

Do you ever wonder if you’re too old to straighten your teeth? If so, we are happy to tell you that you are never too old! In fact, there are many benefits when it comes to aligning your smile as an adult, and those benefits include: You can finally have straight teeth Having straight teeth… Read more »

Thanksgiving and Orthodontics: Protecting Your Appliance This Holiday

Do you know that there are Thanksgiving foods and treats that can harm your smile? Well, it’s true! But how do you know which ones are good and which ones are bad for your braces? Well, we are thrilled to help you by providing the following suggestions: Main meal When it comes to the meats… Read more »

Confused About Orthodontics? Here Are Some Answers for You!

Our orthodontic team wants you to feel as comfortable and as prepared as possible when it comes to orthodontics. In order to do so, we have provided the answers to the following questions to help you learn more about orthodontic treatment and the process involved: How do I know if I need orthodontic treatment? There… Read more »

Is Invisalign® the Solution?

Do you have crooked or crowded teeth? Crooked teeth can be harder to clean properly, so plaque can accumulate. This plaque can cause tooth decay and gum disease. Straightening your teeth can improve your oral health by making your smile easier to care for. Invisalign® provides a way for you to straighten your teeth without… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Toothpaste

There are many different kinds of toothpaste to choose from at the grocery store. The aisle can seem very overwhelming if you don’t know what you’re looking for. As you search, it’s important to remember that there are different kinds of toothpaste for different kinds of situations. Your options can include plaque-fighting toothpaste, cavity-fighting toothpaste,… Read more »

Does My Child Really Need Two Sets of Braces?

Believe it or not, there was a time braces were not the cool thing they are today. Kids had to wear headgear to school and endure nicknames such as “railroad tracks”, “brace face” and “metal mouth”. Now it is a rite of passage for a youngster to be given the gift of healthy, well-functioning teeth… Read more »