Can Your Oral Health Be Improved with Invisalign®?

If you wish for a straighter smile without the use of a bulky metal and wire treatment, you are in luck! Thanks to the Invisalign® clear orthodontic aligner treatment system, you can enhance your smile with clear aligners free of metals and wires. Not only do they work to correct the alignment of your teeth,… Read more »

Simple Things Help Prevent Damage to Braces

Your braces are a functional component for Dr. to correct the position of your teeth. Every four to six weeks you will need to return to Dr. ’s clinic to have your braces adjusted and tightened. This will gradually stretch the periodontal ligaments that anchor your teeth in the sockets. If your braces are damaged… Read more »

What is a Malocclusion?

Malocclusion: what a word. What does it mean? This is a fancy term for a “bad bite,” or a misalignment in your teeth and jaw. Bad bites can be triggered by oral accidents, genetics, unhealthy habits, improper oral hygiene, or a combination of these as well as other factors. Some of the most common forms… Read more »

How’s Your Orthodontic Oral Hygiene? Take This Quiz to Find Out

How’s your orthodontic oral hygiene? We’re glad you’re looking into evaluating and improving your daily care regimen. Not only do everyday dental practices increase your oral health; they ensure quicker and more effective orthodontic treatments. Your braces will come off faster and your teeth will look better. Which problems were braces created to fix? a.)… Read more »

Braces and Your Next Office Visit

Dental cleanings with braces can be quite overwhelming, which is why many people skip their cleanings altogether while they have their braces. This is a big mistake, since plaque and tartar build up around the braces, promoting tooth decay and gum disease. Without a professional cleaning, your smile can be in trouble. So, make sure… Read more »

Maintaining Your Braces Help Minimize the Duration of the Realignment Process

The braces hardware installed in your mouth by Dr. has been designed to effectively realign your teeth. This will require routine adjustment sessions every four to six weeks. Each of these appointments will place increased tension on your teeth and braces hardware. Over time, this will correct the alignment of your teeth. Maintaining your braces… Read more »

How Well Are Your Teenager Teeth Cared For?

How well are your teeth taken care of? A teenager often faces many risks due to the burdens of their social settings, but environmental factors also play an increased role, especially with their oral health. Due to the final adult teeth breaching the gum line, malocclusions are more common, and teeth are at a greater… Read more »

Make Invisalign® Your Orthodontic Treatment of Choice

Make Invisalign® your orthodontic treatment of choice. Did you know that Invisalign aligners can be used to straighten your smile without the need of bulky wires and metal brackets? Invisalign uses unique methods to accomplish the task of giving you the straight smile your teeth deserve. For more information about the joys of Invisalign, see… Read more »

Can Invisalign® Turn Your Smile into a Masterpiece?

Can Invisalign® turn your smile into a masterpiece? With Invisalign orthodontic aligners, you can change your smile for the better. Not only do they vastly help to straighten your teeth, but they also improve your oral hygiene and lessen your risk for oral injuries, all the while giving you the aesthetics of your natural smile… Read more »

The Benefits Orthodontic Treatment Offers for Your Smile

If you’re looking to learn more about orthodontic treatment in , , you have come to the right place. Dr. and our orthodontic team would be happy to tell you all about the different benefits orthodontic treatment provides for you and your smile. First, the treatment successfully aligns your chompers and corrects your bite. This… Read more »