Do You Have Sore Teeth After an Orthodontic Adjustment? Here’s What to Do

When you align your smile with braces, it’s normal to have sore teeth after orthodontic adjustments. Although this is quite inconvenient, it’s a sign that your teeth are moving, which means you’re on your way toward your perfect smile! So, to help you deal with and maybe even handle the soreness, our orthodontist, Dr. ,… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Braces and Your Teeth

Your braces have an important job to do, and your job is to make sure that they can do that job well. You can accomplish that goal by properly cleaning and caring for your braces and your teeth for the duration of your treatment. With the traditional metal braces, you should carefully inspect them every… Read more »

Invisalign® Brings out the Wow! Factor with Orthodontic Care

Are your ready for a cutting-edge orthodontic therapy that flips your conceptions of what aligners should be onto its head? The Invisalign® orthodontic aligner system drastically changes how aligners operate and come with an array of benefits that set them apart from their antique counterparts. Invisalign brings out the wow factor with orthodontic care. Here… Read more »

Your New Braces

It would be much easier if all of us were born with perfect teeth. However, many people have teeth that are out of their proper alignment. At first glance, that might not seem very important if your alignment issues are not very prominent. However over time, a bad bite can lead to tooth decay and… Read more »

Why Are Braces Necessary?

Have you ever wondered why braces are necessary? Not only will braces straighten your teeth, but they will fix the alignment in your jaw as well. As is often the case, straight teeth do not only look better, but they function better and are less likely to fail or become contaminated. Listed below are just… Read more »

Keep a Healthy Diet With Braces

Having a healthy diet is essential to excellent oral health. Here at in , , we understand how tricky it can feel to transition into orthodontic treatment. That is why, to help you through this transition and your orthodontic care, we are happy to provide you with these tips of foods to avoid with braces…. Read more »

Adults Can Benefit from Braces

Sometimes people have the mistaken impression that braces are only used to realign the teeth of adolescents. The truth is, many adults can benefit from braces, especially if you’ve lost a tooth in the past, or you have an uncorrected orthodontic issue from your youth. If two or more teeth meet at an unhealthy angle,… Read more »

Orthodontic Braces Require Minimal Cleaning Effort

Although orthodontic braces are highly effective at straightening teeth, they are not designed to keep your teeth clean. That task is up to you and becomes even more vital when braces are in place. Orthodontic braces require minimal cleaning effort to ensure your teeth remain safe, and braces remain effective. Braces cannot function properly if… Read more »

Invisalign® Can Improve Minor Alignment Issues to Prevent Dental Complications

The position and alignment of your teeth have significant bearing on your oral health and dental function as much as it impacts your outward physical appearance. As time goes on, minor alignment issues can cause dental attrition complications and dental fractures. These affected areas of tooth enamel then become susceptible to severe tooth decay. In… Read more »

Do You Know the Different Types of Malocclusions?

Do you know the different types of malocclusions? Although there are many different types of malocclusions that can occur, they all consist of bad bites or misalignments in your mouth, often due to poor fits. Fortunately, malocclusions can be fixed with orthodontic treatments such as braces. If you have a malocclusion in your incisors, it… Read more »