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 »

All You Need to Know About Your Toothpaste Options

Choosing the perfect toothpaste can be difficult at times, but we are happy to help you! As you walk down the oral hygiene isle at the store, it is best to look for and choose one or more of the following pastes: Fluoride Toothpaste Fluoride toothpaste is a great product that cleans your smile as… Read more »

The Best Tooth-Healthy Treats to Give on Halloween

On Halloween night, many people hand out hard, sticky, unhealthy candies to the ghosts and witches that knock on their doors, but they don’t realize that these treats can promote tooth decay in every child’s smile. However, there are things you can do to keep from being one of these people, and one thing you… Read more »

The Answers to Orthodontic FAQ’s

If you are interested in orthodontic treatment but you have many unanswered questions that make you unsure, we are here to help you! By providing the answers to the following orthodontic questions, we believe you will feel more comfortable and sure about the orthodontic process: How do I know if I need orthodontic treatment? There… Read more »

Why Orthodontic Treatment is Beneficial for Your Smile

Orthodontic treatment is a successful way to finally align your teeth and achieve the smile of your dreams. If you are one who isn’t quite sure about orthodontics, we are happy to help you know more about the treatment that can give you the smile you have always wanted! There are many reasons why you… Read more »

How to Properly Clean Your Smile While You Have Braces

While you have braces, it’s best to brush your teeth as much as possible. But, we understand that brushing might be a little difficult with braces, which is why we’ve written this blog for you! Brushing is a beneficial and successful task that should be done at least twice a day. If possible, brush your… Read more »

Flossing with Braces

Many people aren’t quite sure how to floss with braces, and some people actually think that they don’t need to floss when they have braces. Well, this blog is to here to teach you how to floss while you have braces and to also teach you how important flossing is while you proceed through your… Read more »