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 »

3 Tips on Fixing Bad Breath While You Have Braces

If you suffer from bad breath while you have braces, we have some tips for you. The bad breath generally develops when you have poor oral hygiene, so it’s time to step it up a notch. As you eat, food gets stuck between your teeth and braces and it sends an odor into your mouth,… Read more »

Three Different Types of Retainers

Through the course of your routine adjustments, your braces moved your teeth into alignment for a more functional mouth and an appealing smile. Even once your braces are removed your teeth are prone to a process known as relapse. When this happens the periodontal ligaments anchoring your teeth try to pull them back into their… Read more »

Caring for Ceramic Coated Braces

Ceramic braces are just like traditional wire and bracket braces, except the wires and brackets are coated with a porcelain ceramic material that matches the enamel of your natural teeth. These braces represent a serious investment in improving the alignment of your teeth while also being inconspicuous. Damage to your braces can increase the total… Read more »

How to Have an Orthodontic-Friendly Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving is a great time to gather together as friends and family and eat delicious foods and treats. However, it may be tough to eat your favorite Thanksgiving treats if you have braces. But we are here to help you identify and eat the best Thanksgiving foods for your teeth and orthodontic appliance. Main meal… Read more »