Has orthodontic treatment been recommended to you? Do you worry that you are too old to straighten your teeth? About 25% of orthodontic patients are now adults. At our practice, we want you to know that a straight, healthy, beautiful smile is within your reach— no matter your age. Our orthodontists offer a number of… Continue reading Orthodontic Treatment Options for Adults
Do you want to maintain a straight, healthy, and beautiful smile for a lifetime? If so, then you need to wear your retainer regularly. Your retainer can keep your teeth in their correct positions so you can maintain the smile of your dreams. However, if you don’t take good care of your retainer, it won’t… Continue reading Recommendations on How to Keep Your Retainer in Tip-Top Shape
Dr. [doctor_name] and our orthodontic team want you to have the best orthodontic journey possible. To help make that happen, we would like to help you relieve any pain or discomfort you might feel. Unfortunately, there are times when you might experience sensations such as these, especially after adjustment appointments. But there is no need… Continue reading How to Help Your Sore Teeth When You Have Braces
Bad breath can be quite inconvenient, especially when you have braces. However, there is a way you can avoid it. To help you know how to maintain a pristine and fresh breath, Dr. [doctor_name] and our orthodontic team have some helpful tips for you. First, clean your smile regularly. You can do so by brushing… Continue reading How Can I Avoid Bad Breath When I Have Braces?
Did you know that malocclusions are one of the most common disorders that orthodontic treatments are intended to fix? Malocclusions are bad bites that happen when teeth are out of position and alignment. If left untreated, malocclusions can lead to chipped and cracked teeth, as well as worn tooth enamel and damaged gums. When determining… Continue reading How Do Malocclusions Affect Our Oral Health?
Keeping your braces clean ensure they continue to work for you. If you are looking to improve your oral health while wearing braces, it is important to continue implementing safe and effective oral hygiene habits throughout your treatment. Caring for your braces is also pivotal in ensuring they can continue doing their job productively. For… Continue reading Keeping Your Braces Clean Ensure They Continue to Work for You
Thinking about orthodontic treatment? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people are turning to orthodontic treatment to give them the smile they always dreamed of. That is why our team here at [practice_name] in [city], [state], is happy to talk to you about orthodontic treatment, so you can see if it is right… Continue reading Orthodontic Treatment
Did you know there are things you need to do to keep your smile and oral health in tip-top shape after you’ve removed your braces? Well, it’s true. Sadly, orthodontic treatment doesn’t make your smile and oral health completely invulnerable to dental issues. So, to help you keep your teeth, gums and smile in tip-top… Continue reading How to Care for Your Smile Once You’re Finished with Orthodontic Treatment
Invisalign® continues to grow in popularity for adults who want to improve minor alignment issues. They are made from a clear, durable, plastic material. Once they are inserted in your mouth, it is hard for the casual observer to even notice them. You will need to switch to a new set of custom aligners every… Continue reading A Clear, Plastic Retainer Might Be Needed After Invisalign®
Did you know that you should always clean and maintain your braces so they can continue to correct your teeth for as long as your treatment is necessary? If you fail your braces, they will, in turn, fail you. Listed below are some maintenance tips for keeping your braces clean: – Always practice optimum oral… Continue reading Maintenance Tips for Keeping Your Braces Clean