3 Types of Retainers for Kids

Your child’s braces can now be removed, now that our team has successfully brought your child’s teeth into their ideal alignment. However, once their braces are gone, a retention phase is required to make sure their teeth retain their ideal alignment over the long haul. There will still be some residual tension in the periodontal… Read more »

Adults Can Use Braces to Improve the Alignment Your Teeth

Wearing braces is commonly thought of as something reserved for awkward teenagers that need to improve their smile. However, in recent years, more and more adults have turned to having some manner of braces installed on their teeth to address alignment issues in their smile, as well as a host of other factors. Here are… Read more »

Installing Braces to Address Alignment Issues for Adults

While most people think of braces as being something used to give teenagers a better smile, more and more adults are having install braces to improve their smile or to correct certain alignment issues. It’s not uncommon for the natural processes of aging to cause one or more teeth to become misaligned. This is even… Read more »

Special Tools to Help Clean Your Braces

The new braces installed in your mouth by represent a serious investment in adjusting your teeth for a more appealing smile and better functioning mouth. By keeping them clean as part of your daily oral hygiene routine, you help to prevent issues with gum disease and tooth decay. Complications caused by these problems can increase… Read more »

Prevent Oral Health Problems by Using These Binkies

Some binkies tend to warp and damage children’s smiles, which is why orthodontic pacifiers have been created. If you want your child to grow into the healthy and beautiful smile they deserve, it’s best to take advantage of the binkies that promote healthy smiles. After your child’s teeth grow into place, it’s best to have… Read more »

Smile-Care Tips to Consider as a Teen

Do you wish you had a perfect teen smile? If so, Dr. and our team is happy to give you the tips and advice you need! There are three specific things we would like you to consider if you’re interested in perfecting your smile, and those three things are: Align your teeth with orthodontics Orthodontic… Read more »

How to Achieve Optimal Health During Orthodontic Treatment

As your teeth shift and move, it’s very important to take care of them as much as possible. Smile care is vital, especially during orthodontic treatment. So, if you’re interested in keeping your oral health in tip-top shape while you work toward your dream smile, our team is here to help you! We recommend doing… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your Adult Smile

Did you know that you can still suffer from dental issues, like tooth decay and gum disease, as an adult? Well, it’s true! If you don’t take proper care of your smile, your chompers and oral tissues are vulnerable to the major problems that can destroy your oral health. So, to help you take proper… Read more »

The Definitions That Will Teach You More About Braces

Braces are strong, reliable, and successful appliances that can give you the smile of your dreams. However, they can also be a bit confusing and overwhelming. If you think this to be true, our team is happy to help you know a little more about braces by providing the definitions to the following terms: Band… Read more »

The Not-So-Sweet Treats for Your Braces

Braces are strong, reliable appliances that change and shift your smile over time. Even though the braces can do these things, they can also be damaged very easily. One of the ways the braces can be damaged is by eating the following treats: Caramel Because caramel is so sticky, it is extremely dangerous for your… Read more »