Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than ever adults are successfully straightening... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to determine what orthodontic treatment is... Read more »

Got Questions About Braces? Here Are Your Answers

Having questions about braces can affect your decision-making process about braces and even affect your orthodontic journey. So, it’s best to find the answers to your questions as soon as possible. The more you know, the better. Our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to help you know more about braces in , , and to… Read more »

Tips for Flossing While Wearing Braces

Flossing with braces can be a real challenge. The wires of braces make it impossible to floss as you regularly would. We want you to keep your teeth healthy and clean during orthodontic treatment, so Dr. and our team would like to give you some tips for flossing with braces. Use Waxed Floss If floss… Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Practices Are Important for a Mouth With Braces

Traditional braces incorporate several different components to create a functional system capable of correcting misaligned teeth. With consistent adjustments, the orthodontic components can gradually provide you with a more appealing smile and more efficient teeth. You need to maintain healthy gums and teeth throughout the realignment process. Problems with tooth decay and gum disease can… Read more »

Orthodontic Treatment With AcceleDent®

The difference that orthodontics can make for the health and appearance of your smile is truly astounding. However, straightening your smile with braces can take a long time—one to two years, in fact. Luckily, there are quicker options available. If you would like a shorter treatment time with braces, ask Dr. about AcceleDent® in ,… Read more »

Why Should I Get Braces?

Braces are a common sight in our society, but why? Let’s look at the benefits of straightening your smile through orthodontic treatment. Orthodontic treatments, such as braces, are used to treat malocclusion (“bad bites”). Malocclusion occurs when the teeth are too crowded or crooked when the jaws close, or the top and bottom jaws don’t… Read more »

When Braces Break

Recent years have seen a lot of improvement in the functionality and comfort of braces. Occasionally, however, there are still problems. Some of these problems can include broken brackets or wires, loose bands or brackets or wires sticking out. If you experience any of these problems at any point, call our team at at …. Read more »

Invisalign® Can Straighten Your Teeth Discreetly

If you knew of a way to adjust your smile without the metal hassle of braces, would you? In the personal and professional life, having metal braces can be embarrassing. Luckily, Dr. , our in , , offers Invisalign® to straighten your teeth and improve your smile discreetly. Invisalign is a wonderfully unique system made… Read more »

5 Things You May Not Know About Your Retainer

The day you get your braces off is a big day! You have spent months getting your smile to look just the way you want it to. Odds are, your has discussed the importance of wearing a retainer after your braces treatment to help make sure your teeth stay straight. While you may know the… Read more »