Common Questions About Orthodontics

Our orthodontist and team are so happy that you have chosen for your family’s orthodontic needs. You may have some questions going into your straightening treatment, or preparing your child for treatment, and we are more than happy to help! When Should I Bring My Child in for an Orthodontic Exam? Although we see patients… Read more »

How Can I Prevent Plaque Growth on My Retainer?

If you notice plaque growing and living on your retainer, it’s important to remove it as soon as possible. That way you can prevent dental issues and a smelly orthodontic appliance. To help you remove the plaque from your retainer, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to give you the tips and information you need…. Read more »

Tips on Treating Cavities When You Have Braces

Do you have a cavity while you align your smile with braces? If so, you’re probably wondering how the problem will be treated even though you have metal hardware on your smile. Well, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to tell you what typically happens in situations like this. When you visit your dental office,… Read more »

The Treatment Steps Involved in Invisalign® Treatment

Are you interested in aligning your smile with Invisalign® in , ? If so, good for you! Invisalign can help you achieve the smile you have always wanted. To help you know a little more about the treatment process, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to tell you the steps involved. First, our orthodontic team… Read more »

Why Orthodontists Love Adult Patients

If you’re hesitant as an adult to align your teeth with orthodontic treatment because you’re afraid your orthodontist doesn’t enjoy working with adult smiles, stop now. Dr. enjoys working with patients of all ages; is thrilled to give everyone their perfect smile! There are many reasons why your orthodontist loves working with adults, and we’re… Read more »

The Finer Details of Malocclusions

Malocclusions, also commonly called “bad bites”, refer to misalignments with your teeth and jaws. Malocclusions often are the result of numerous factors, many of which are out of your control. Unless they are trivial in nature, most malocclusions will need an orthodontic treatment to fix the ailment. Malocclusions often occur with the front teeth in… Read more »

Damaged Braces Can Increase the Amount of Time It Takes to Correct the Alignment of Your Teeth

The orthodontic hardware components of your braces play a critical role in correcting the alignment of your teeth. This is done through routine adjustment appointments at Dr. ’s orthodontic clinic. Each of these sessions will tighten your braces to bring your teeth a small degree closer to their ideal position. If any part of your… Read more »

Are You Prepared for the Wonder that is Invisalign®?

Are you prepared for the wonder that is Invisalign®? How much do you know about these magical dental inventions? For a basic rundown, simply take this quiz. As you test your knowledge, you may find that you learn a thing or two. What are the benefits of Invisalign? a.) They are clear aligners. b.) They… Read more »

The Information You Should Know About Orthodontics and Braces

Would you like to know more about braces? If so, Dr. and our dental team are happy to hear it! To help you know a little more about braces in , , we are happy to share some orthodontic facts with you. The first fact is that it’s important to deeply clean your teeth regularly… Read more »

How to Keep Your Braces Clean and Pristine

Sometimes it can be tough to clean your braces and smile during the orthodontic journey. Even though this may be the case for you, don’t give up. It’s important to do your best to keep your braces, teeth, and gums clean and pristine. To help you, Dr. and our orthodontic team have some tips. First,… Read more »