Are Your Crooked Teeth at an Increased Risk for Tooth Decay?

Are your crooked teeth at an increased risk for tooth decay? With our help, our experienced 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 misaligned teeth. Listed below are some beneficial reasons to try braces: –… Read more »

Tips on How to Keep Your Retainer in Top-Notch Condition

Retainers are strong, reliable orthodontic appliances that can help keep your teeth in their positions after you’ve completed orthodontic treatment. However, that’s only the case if you take good care of your appliance. So, to help you keep your retainer in tip-top shape, our orthodontic team has some guidelines for you. Step No. 1: Store… Read more »

Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Maintain a Healthy Mouth with Braces

Your braces are the first step toward realigning your teeth. Throughout the course of successive adjustments, tension will be applied to your teeth and the connective tissues in the underlying dental sockets. This will gradually bring your teeth into their ideal alignment for a better-functioning mouth and a more appealing smile. Should you develop cavities… Read more »

It’s Important to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene with Braces

The braces installed in your mouth at have been designed to alter and improve the alignment of your teeth. This is done by applying progressive tension through the course of iterative adjustment sessions. Poor oral hygiene increases the chances of having cavities or causing orthodontic hardware to suffer excessive wear and tear. Should this befall… Read more »

The Secret to a Straight and Clear Smile Begins with Invisalign®

Do you know the secrets to Invisalign®? With all the treatment methods available these days for your teeth and gums, it’s easy to forget which products and services do what. One of the most fantastic services offers is our Invisalign® orthodontic aligner system, which comes with a bevy of perks and benefits. Ask yourself the… Read more »

Loose or Damaged Braces Hardware Needs to Be Repaired

The braces installed in your mouth at have several different pieces of orthodontic hardware. This includes wires, spacers, bands, and metal brackets that are cemented onto the faces of your teeth with a strong dental adhesive. They work synergistically to apply progressive tension to the periodontal ligaments that anchor your teeth in your mouth. If… Read more »

Do Your Jaws Ache? There Is Help for TMJ

Are you familiar with TMJ? Temporomandibular disorder (TMD/TMJ) are a group of conditions that cause pain and dysfunction in your joints in the jaw and the muscles that control your jaw movement. What is TMJ? Your temporomandibular joints hinge the jaw to your skull and allow you to open your mouth, eat your food, talk,… Read more »

More Adults Are Choosing Braces to Improve the Function and Appearance of Their Teeth

Alignment issues with your teeth can arise through the natural processes of aging. This could be the result of changes in jaw structure or from the loss of a tooth. When a tooth is extracted or lost to untreated tooth decay, it leaves a void behind that can affect the surrounding teeth. In time, these… Read more »

Teeth Misalignments That Can be Treated with Braces

While braces have long been the purview of kids and teens, as their teeth and jaws are still growing and developing and orthodontic care can help them develop straight and healthy smiles. However, many adults are seeking orthodontic treatment as they develop issues such as the following: – Spacing or crowding problems –Crowding teeth can… Read more »

Brace Yourself for a Healthier Smile!

If your teeth are crooked or if you have a misaligned bite, Dr. may recommend braces in , . An orthodontic exam will be performed and our orthodontist will take impressions of your teeth, take photos of your teeth and face, and take X-rays of your mouth and head. Your treatment plan will be formed… Read more »