Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than ever adults are successfully straightening... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to determine what orthodontic treatment is... Read more »

Find the Answers to Your Questions About Oral Hygiene With Braces Here

Braces are a strong and reliable appliance that can help you achieve the smile of your dreams. However, that’s only the case if you do everything you can to keep them in tip-top shape. If you have questions about oral hygiene with braces, caring for your appliance can be quite tough. So, our orthodontists encourage you… Read more »

Tips for a Successful Orthodontic Journey

If you want to have a successful orthodontic journey, then there are things you need to do to keep your teeth, gums and appliance in tip-top shape. The more you care for your smile and braces, the better chance you have of achieving your perfect smile. So, our orthodontista would like to help you have… Read more »

How Braces Are Made

Have you recently had braces recommended to straighten your teeth? You may be wondering how braces work to straighten your smile. Our team is happy to shed some light on the subject. Brackets Brackets are small squares that are bonded to the front of each tooth or are attached with orthodontic bands. These brackets hold… Read more »

Clean Your Smile in Braces With a Water Flosser

It’s very important to clean and care for your teeth and gums regularly with good oral hygiene techniques, and this is especially vital when wearing braces. This is because there are many dangerous substances, like plaque and bacteria, that cling to the teeth, gumline, wires, and brackets and threaten the smile. Fortunately, there are many tools… Read more »

FAQs: Orthodontics

Caring for your smile with the use of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedic treatments is essential for ensuring that your smile reaches its highest levels. If for any reason you are suffering from malocclusions or have any teeth that are severely out of alignment, they will need to be corrected so that your mouth can function… Read more »

The Importance of Braces and Oral Health

Are you playing with the idea of trying braces to improve your alignment? If so, you have come to the right place! Our orthodontists, Drs. Burris, Fiegle, and Katie, are trained to assist you with any orthodontic treatment you need and are happy to talk to you about why it is important for your oral… Read more »

Common Questions About Orthodontics

Do you have questions about orthodontic treatment? If so, you have come to the right blog. Our orthodontists, Drs. Burris, Fiegle and Plunkett, are happy to help you find the answers and information you need so you can know more about orthodontics. The more you know, the better. So, to help you, they are happy… Read more »

Invisalign® for Straightening Your Teeth and Aligning Your Bite

For patients with crooked, crowded teeth and a misaligned bite, Invisalign® has been successful for both teens and adults who are self-conscious about wearing traditional braces. You see, Invisalign uses removable plastic aligners instead of brackets, wires, and bands to move your teeth into alignment. They are worn an average of 20 to 22 hours… Read more »