Cavity Prevention for Braces Wearers

You may have poor oral hygiene habits, or you may have genetically unhealthy teeth. Either way, chances are that you may develop cavities while you have braces. If this happens, the resulting necessary treatments may increase the number of adjustments you need to fully straighten your teeth. That’s why you’ll want to do everything you… Read more »

Your Child Needs a Retainer after Their Braces

Your child’s consistent adjustment appointments with Dr. will properly correct the alignment of their teeth. Once this is done, they can be removed. But that doesn’t mean the work is done. There will still be some residual tension in your child’s dental sockets. If not treated, this tension could allow their teeth to gradually drift… Read more »

Halitosis: When to Seek Treatment

If leftover food particles or bad bacteria are the source of your bad breath, the solution is pretty simple: brush your teeth or gargle some mouthwash and it will go away immediately. Halitosis, on the other hand, is more difficult to defeat. Before you seek professional treatment, take a look at these dental issues and… Read more »

Caring for Your Smile after Braces

After your braces are removed, it’s easy to become more lax about caring for your smile. However, there is never a more important time to be vigilant about your oral hygiene. After all, you aren’t going through the alignment process for nothing, right? Here are some helpful tips to keep you going: – Wear your… Read more »

How to Get Invisalign®

If you’d like to get Invisalign® clear aligners instead of traditional metal braces, here are the steps you’ll follow: The first thing our orthodontist will do is set up a consultation with you to decide whether Invisalign clear aligners are your best choice. If you both come to the conclusion that Invisalign is right, then… Read more »

Determining Whether Orthodontic Treatment is the Right Fit for You

Did you know that more people are turning to orthodontic treatment than ever before? Well, it’s true. Having a straight and professional smile has become a popular notion in our day to day American culture. And now more discreet possibilities have become available. Here at in , , we pride ourselves in offering outstanding care…. Read more »

Braces Make Teeth Straighter

Are you ready to receive the most out of your smile as possible? If your oral health care routine is going along smoothly, the next task to consider is correcting any misalignments that may exist in your smile, preferably with a set of orthodontic braces. Braces make teeth straighter. The benefits of orthodontic braces include… Read more »

Orthodontics and Oral Hygiene

Once upon a time braces, or orthodontics were almost a rite of passage just for children and teens. In recent years, more and more adults have been getting braces to straighten their smiles. Dr. at wants you to know that no matter what your age, if you are considering getting braces, you need to remember… Read more »

Tips for Spotting Malocclusions

Not all malocclusions are in need of orthodontic care, but if your smile lacks the proper cohesiveness or if your teeth are not functioning as expected, malocclusion treatments will be necessary. Listed below are some tips for spotting common malocclusions: – Spacing Malocclusions: Malocclusions that happen when there are irregular gaps and spaces between teeth…. Read more »

Never Let Your Braces Fall into Disrepair

Never let your braces fall into disrepair. If you are looking to improve your oral health while wearing braces, it is important to continue practicing safe and effective oral hygiene routines throughout your treatment. Caring for your braces is also pivotal in ensuring they can continue doing their job efficiently. For a basic rundown of… Read more »