What Should You Do If a Bracket on Your Braces Breaks?

If a bracket on your your braces should accidentally break, don’t panic. There are things you can do to keep your smile on track. It is not uncommon for a bracket to break, but it is important to handle the situation. We have a few tips to help you handle this occurrence as quickly and carefully […]

Let’s Check Your Smile

Ideally, orthodontic assessments should start early. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children should be evaluated by an orthodontist by age seven. At this point, Dr. [doctor_name] can detect any issues with jaw growth and development and emerging teeth. Most children begin orthodontic treatment between the ages of 9 and 14. During your child’s […]

Improve Your Smile with Braces

Malocclusion, or crooked teeth and a misaligned bite, is very common occurrence. 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 gaps between some or all of their teeth. Other times, a person may have upper and lower […]

The Invisalign® Touch

4 million Invisalign wearers have had their smiles transformed with the Invisalign smile system. Have you been wanting a beautiful, straight smile but haven’t wanted to go the traditional route with braces? Consider joining the Invisalign team. With Invisalign® you wear virtually invisible thermoplastic aligners to straighten your smile and align your bite discreetly. To […]

Understanding the Importance of Caring for Your Braces

Understanding the importance of caring for your braces begins with you. Take care of them so that they may take care of you. [practice_name] is here to help you with all your orthodontic needs, and if any sort of oral emergency arises, we will gladly fix it. Preventing oral emergencies with your braces begins with […]

The Dental Problems to Avoid When Aligning Your Smile

Orthodontic treatment can help you reach your perfect smile. However, there are some dental issues that can make your orthodontic experience a little less than pleasant. So, to help you have the best time with your braces in [city], [state], our [practice_name] orthodontic team encourages you to do all you can to prevent these dental […]

Navigating the Holidays with Braces

The holiday season is obviously one of giving and being thankful, but it also signals another great modern tradition: eating! However, if you have braces, or any other orthodontic appliances in your mouth, your eating habits during the holidays may need to be modified or changed to ensure you maintain a good level of oral […]

Maintenance Tips for Your Braces this Halloween

If you want to have a successful orthodontic experience, then it’s important to take good care of your braces, especially during Halloween. So, as Halloween quickly approaches, our [practice_name] team encourages you to avoid eating the sticky, gooey, and chewy treats and do the following things: -Brush carefully: Don’t let food or candy particles remain […]

The Value of Adult Braces

Braces are often thought of as only to be used by teenagers. However, many adults are starting to embrace braces and get the straight, healthy smiles they deserve. A lot of them are doing this because a straight smile not only improves your appearance and self-confidence but has a major impact on your oral health as […]

It’s Important to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene to Maintain Your Braces

Your orthodontist, Dr. [doctor_name], installed your braces to realign your teeth for a healthier mouth and an appealing smile. Should any part of your braces become damaged, or if you develop tooth decay problems on multiple teeth, it will likely increase the duration of the alignment process. To prevent these issues, Dr. [doctor_name] offers these […]