Why Do My Teeth Hurt After Orthodontic Adjustment Appointments?

If you’re wondering why your teeth hurt after an orthodontic adjustment, you’re not alone. Many people think that. The discomfort you feel is to be expected and it’s a good sign. It means your teeth are moving. To explain a little bit more about the reasons behind the pain, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy… Read more »

You Need to Take Steps to Prevent Damaged Braces

Your new braces will need to be adjusted at routine intervals to allow Dr. to fully correct the alignment of your teeth. If an orthodontic component is damaged or compromised in some way it could alter the tension on your dental sockets and increase the amount of time it takes to properly realign your teeth…. Read more »

Is Invisalign® Right for You?

If you’re thinking about getting Invisalign® clear aligners instead of metal braces, you should be aware of the general process involved with Invisalign. Here’s a basic outline of the plan: The first step in getting Invisalign clear aligners is determining whether they’re the right choice for you. When you initially meet with Dr. , you’ll… Read more »

Orthodontics as a Way to Treat TMD

Did you know that orthodontics might be the best way to prevent or even cure your TMD? How? Here’s how: One major reason why TMD (short for temporomandibular joint disorder) develops is because of the afflicted has what is called a malocclusion, or an abnormal bite. This can be a strain on both your teeth… Read more »

You Can Enjoy a Better Smile with Braces

You can enjoy a better smile with braces. If you are thinking about getting braces, here are some benefits to consider: – Plaque has fewer places to hide in your mouth if your teeth are in their appropriate alignment. – Braces will straighten your teeth, which boost your self-esteem and your self-image. – Depending on… Read more »

What is the Best Oral Hygiene Routine When You Have Braces?

Your braces can help you achieve the smile of your dreams, but that’s only the case if you take good care of them. This means you need to keep up on oral hygiene regularly. Now, Dr. and our orthodontic team understand that oral hygiene with braces can be tricky. So to help you, we have… Read more »

How Can I Relieve Soreness After an Orthodontic Adjustment?

Unfortunately, your adjustment appointments might cause a little discomfort in your mouth. This soreness is normal and it is a sign your teeth are moving and adjusting to the pressure. However, it might make everyday tasks a little difficult for a few days. At times like these, it’s best to use our tips to relieve… Read more »

Tips for Treating Orthodontic Braces

Treating your orthodontic braces well is vital if you wish for your treatment plans to go along as smoothly as possible. The more you do to keep your braces clean and safe, the higher the likelihood your orthodontic care will continue without any problems. Here are some important tips for treating your orthodontic braces: –… Read more »

Are You Ready to Ensure Your Teeth Are in Optimum Oral Health?

Are you ready to ensure your teeth are in optimum oral health? The teen years are some of the most important years for your oral health because it is the time when the last remaining teeth surface above the gum line, completing the set that needs to last for the rest of your life. It… Read more »

Orthodontic Care Could Be The Smile You Always Wanted

Many people wish they could have a smile they could be proud of. Now, thanks to orthodontic treatment, that smile is within reach. Yet, how do you know which path in orthodontics to choose from? With so many options, we understand the confusion, which is why our team here at in , , is excited… Read more »