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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 day for for damage to... 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 loss, gum disease, and even... 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 can be any one of... read more »

Making the Most of Your Orthodontic Aligner Choices

As the winter winds begin to sweep in across the nation, it’s important to not forget our oral health care this holiday season. If you want to treat yourself well this season, a trip to your friendly neighborhood orthodontists at Mahlmann & Borders Orthodontics is an option. We can help straighten out any crooked smiles with a wide variety of... read more »

Braces Fight Curvatures, Not Cavities

We often mistake the powerful abilities of orthodontic braces to be all-encompassing. It is easy to think your teeth are protected when a wall of metal embraces them. However, this is not the case. Braces fight curvatures and malocclusions, not cavities. Any cavity-busting abilities must still come from within your own repertoire. Here are a few examples of things you... read more »