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,... 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... 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 Orthodontics, Inc.... 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... Read more »

Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Keep Braces Hardware Clean

Your new set of braces installed at Orthodontics, Inc. 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... 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... 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... 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... 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. Jacob Spendlove, 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... Read more »

Using Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Clean Hard-to-Reach Places Around Your Braces

The braces installed in your mouth by your orthodontist, Dr. Jacob Spendlove, represents a serious investment in realigning your teeth for an appealing smile and a better-functioning mouth. Thoroughly cleaning your braces and teeth will help prevent tooth decay problems. If you do develop multiple cavities on teeth, it can... Read more »