Do You Know Anybody Who Wears Invisalign®?

Do you know anybody who wears Invisalign®? With the Invisalign clear orthodontic aligner system, you can greatly enhance your smile. Not only do they work to straighten your teeth, but they also improve your oral hygiene and lessen your risk for dental damage, all the while giving you the aesthetics of your natural smile even… Read more »

Tips to Care for Your Smile While Aligning Your Pearly Whites

Today at , we would like to share some tips with you to prevent tooth decay and gum disease, while you are aligning your pearly whites. While we strongly encourage our patients to maintain diligent daily oral habits along with regular checkups and cleanings with your dentist, we especially advise this strategy while you are… Read more »

Accelerate Orthodontic Treatment with AcceleDent®

Orthodontic treatment can make a huge difference for the health and beauty of your smile. However, traditional orthodontics usually takes a few years. Luckily, there are quicker options. New techniques called “accelerated orthodontics” have the same goal as traditional orthodontic treatment, but accomplish these goals in a shorter period of time. If you would like… Read more »

Choose Invisalign® for a Healthy, Beautiful Smile

Invisalign® is a series of aligners that are custom made just for you. The aligners are made of comfortable, smooth, nearly invisible plastic. The aligners are worn over the teeth and gradually shift them into their proper places. A new set of aligners is given every two weeks to help the patient progress in their… Read more »

Braces Need Increased Attention in Your Oral Hygiene Routine

Dr. often installs braces to adjust the position and alignment of teeth. Through the course of routine adjustment sessions, these orthodontic imperfections are altered to give you an appealing smile and a more functional mouth. If you develop cavities on one or more teeth, it can increase the number of adjustments needed to achieve your… Read more »

Orthodontic Braces Can Do Wonders for Your Smile

Did you know that orthodontic braces come in many treatment options from metal to porcelain to patented thermoplastic? If you find one style or material ill-suited for your needs, there are plenty of other options to choose from. Our orthodontist is proud to give you the treatment and quality care your teeth need to heal… Read more »

Kinds of Malocclusion

Braces and other orthodontic treatments are used to treat malocclusion, which means having crooked teeth or a “poor bite.” One’s bite is the way the upper and lower teeth come together. In a proper bite, the upper teeth sit slightly forward of the lower teeth. Few people have a perfect bite. Malocclusion is sometimes a… Read more »

Different Braces to Treat Malocclusion

Orthodontic treatment is performed to correct different types of malocclusion, or poor bite. There are many possible conditions that cause a poor bite. When you come to our office, Dr. can diagnose your bite and discuss your orthodontic options with you. Traditional braces with visible metal brackets and wires are less popular with adults for… Read more »

The Tips to Using Orthodontic Wax

Are you having trouble with your braces because they’re tearing your lips, cheeks, and gums? If so, it’s time to pull out your orthodontic wax! Orthodontic wax is a beneficial tool to have handy when you have braces. It can cover the troublesome spots of your appliance and give you the relief you’re looking for…. Read more »

Brushing With Braces 101

Brushing with braces can be a rewarding experience to broaden your skills for caring for your mouth. If you are wearing orthodontic braces, the simple tried-and-true tactics that we have employed our entire lives may not be enough. Brushing your teeth will require new angles to brush at and perhaps new tools to assist you. Listed… Read more »