Is Invisalign® the Orthodontic Treatment to Save Your Smile?

Is Invisalign® the orthodontic treatment to save your smile? Did you know that Invisalign aligners can be used to save your smile without the need of bulky wires and metal brackets? Invisalign uses alternative methods to accomplish the task of giving you the straight smile your teeth deserve. For more information about the wonders of… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions regarding Teenagers and Their Teeth

Do you have any frequently asked questions regarding teenagers and their teeth? A teenager often faces many perils due to the pressures of their social settings, but environmental factors also play an increased role, especially with their oral health. Due to the final adult teeth erupting above the gum line, malocclusions are more likely, and… Read more »

Can Orthodontic Braces Restore Broken Smiles?

Can orthodontic braces restore broken smiles? With our help, our delightful team can get you on the path to a straighter smile in no time. With braces, you can set crooked teeth straight once more, and fix your damaged smile. Listed below are some of the benefits that braces can provide: – Many misalignments with… Read more »

How Should I Care for My Retainer?

Did you know your retainer keeps your teeth from relapsing out of position after orthodontic treatment? Well, it’s true. This is why it’s important to keep your retainer in tip-top shape so it can do its job. So, to help you take good care of your appliance, our orthodontic team has some instructions for you…. Read more »

Important Information to Help You Preserve and Maintain Ceramic Braces

Some people find the thought of wires, brackets and other visible orthodontic hardware to be unappealing. One option to help reduce this anxiety is to have ceramic braces installed on your teeth. This style of braces uses all the same components as traditional braces, except the visible orthodontic hardware matches your natural tooth enamel, allowing… Read more »

Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Keep Braces Hardware Clean

Your new set of braces installed at represent a serious investment in realigning your teeth. Through the course of routine adjustments, you will come to enjoy a healthier and more appealing smile. Daily cleaning and good oral hygiene habits will reduce the effects of wear and tear on braces hardware while also helping reduce your… Read more »

Can Invisalign® Save Your Smile?

As time progresses, newer and better technologies come to pass. With orthodontics, you no longer need to wear a helmet-sized metal contraption that looked more like a torture device than an orthodontic treatment used to straighten teeth. One of the newest technologies, Invisalign®, is so amazing that no metal is even required anymore, and instead,… Read more »

Braces Can Be Used to Adjust Overcrowded Teeth

Part of the process of growing into adulthood includes your 20 baby teeth being replaced by 32 permanent teeth. As this happens, it’s possible for several teeth to emerge close to each other. Sometimes the spacing can be very tight, leading to orthodontic issues and other complications. If the overcrowding has caused significant alignment issues,… Read more »

How Braces Work

Malocclusion, or crooked teeth and a misaligned bite, is a common issue. Some people’s teeth come in crooked, overlapping, or crowded. This may occur when a person’s mouth is too small for their teeth. Individuals may also have gapped teeth. Other times, a person’s upper and lower jaws may not be the same size or… Read more »

Hard-to-Clean Places Around Your Braces Might Call for Special Oral Hygiene Tools

The braces installed in your mouth by your orthodontist, Dr. , represent a significant investment in realigning your teeth for a healthier mouth and a more appealing smile. Thoroughly cleaning your braces and teeth will help prevent tooth decay complications. If you do develop multiple cavities on teeth, it can increase the total duration of… Read more »