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 »

How Ceramic Coated Braces Can Benefit Your Adolescent Avoid Social Stigma

Putting a pair of braces on your teenager is for them the same as putting a giant neon sign in their mouth with giant arrows pointed to the brackets and wires that read “LOOK HERE”. Your dentist, Dr. knows how teens feel. That’s why he offers ceramic coated braces as an alternative. While these braces… Read more »

Cleaning Teeth with Braces

Keeping your teeth clean when you’re undergoing orthodontic treatment is one of the most important things you have to do. Dirty teeth can cause cavities, gum disease, and even tooth death – three things you don’t want to deal with when wearing braces. So let’s look at some of the quickest, most effective ways to… Read more »

Orthodontic Braces Can Give You the Smile You Have Always Wanted

The key to a great smile is a straight smile. Not only are straight smiles better for your self-esteem and self-image, but having straight teeth also improves your oral health care habits. Orthodontic braces can give you the smile you have always wanted. Listed below are some of the benefits they can provide: — Straighter teeth… Read more »

All About Why Adults Should Align Their Teeth

As you may already know, orthodontic treatment oftentimes corrects the smiles of young children and teenagers. However, did you know it’s aligning more and more adult smiles every day? Well, it’s true! In fact, there are many reasons why you should consider aligning your teeth as an adult, and those reasons are: –You deserve your… Read more »