Don’t Eat Pecan Pie If You Have Braces

 The holidays can be rough for orthodontics patients, as there are a lot of things you should avoid eating. It’s tempting to bend or even break the rules, but it is NOT worth the risk of damage to your brackets and wires. Broken braces are not a good addition to holiday plans! To help prevent… Read more »

Wearing Your Retainer

If you wear braces, you are probably ticking off the days until you will walk into the orthodontist’s office and have them removed. It will be feel good to have the pressure on your teeth relieved, but you aren’t quite done. Even though your braces have done the hard work of moving your teeth into… Read more »

How to Keep Plaque from Growing on Your Retainer

Plaque is a dangerous substance that promotes tooth decay and gum disease. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful, plaque can live and grow on your retainer, encourage dental problems, and even release a smelly odor. As you probably already guessed, it’s best to keep plaque away from your retainer as much as possible. So, to help… Read more »

The Details and Steps Behind Invisalign® Treatment

Invisalign® is a successful orthodontic treatment that can give you the smile you have always wanted. Because it’s different compared to braces, many people have questions about the treatment. They want to know how things work and how it can help them have the smile they desire. If you’re one of these people, our orthodontist,… Read more »

Your Orthodontist Can Apply a Porcelain Glaze to Make Your Braces Less Noticeable

Here at ’s orthodontic clinic in , , Dr. often recommends traditional braces to correct misaligned teeth. The synergy between the brackets, wires, and other orthodontic components is intended to gradually alter the position of your teeth. This will give you a more appealing smile while also reducing your chances of suffering dental attrition and… Read more »

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 »