Jun 23, 2017
Straight Smiles = Strong Teeth
Jun 21, 2017
Anything sticky can break braces quickly
People with braces should avoid sticky or hard foods such as gum and jerky, as these may damage the braces.
Jun 19, 2017
Care at Home
When cleaning your mouth while you are wearing braces, don't forget to remove any elastics you are wearing before brushing. This can help prevent you from accidentally swallowing them if they become dislodged, and also allow you reach all necessary places within your mouth.
Jun 16, 2017
Talent + Training = One Awesome Orthodontist!
Did you know that all orthodontists are also board certified dentists? That's right! To be able to work with braces, dentists must complete extra studies, just like a doctor must complete advanced studies to become a surgeon.
Jun 14, 2017
How young can you be to have your teeth screened?
Since some orthodontic problems are more easily corrected before permanent teeth come in, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends that all children have an orthodontic screening no later than age 7.
Jun 12, 2017
White Teeth Make Great Impressions
A recent study showed that people assume those with whiter teeth have other great characteristics such as trustworthiness, professionalism, and financial success.
Jun 9, 2017
Assessing your options: Invisalign and Other Treatments
Curious about how Invisalign stacks up against other treatment options? Checkout this helpful chart here!
Jun 8, 2017
Grocery Games Contest
Contestants check your email to see the results!
Jun 7, 2017
Should Braces Hurt?
It’s normal for your teeth and gums to feel tender after your appointments, but if the discomfort does not fade away in a day or so, speak to your doctor.
Jun 5, 2017
No Substitutions
Did you know that a baby tooth could last for decades if there is no permanent tooth to replace it? Develop good dental hygiene techniques early on just in case.