The Basics of Early Orthodontics

Do you wish there was a way to know if your child needs orthodontics in advance? Well, we’re thrilled to tell you that there is! The American Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists strongly recommend that you bring your child in for their first orthodontic appointment by the time they are 7 years… Read more »

Orthodontics: Which Type of Braces is Right for My Smile?

Is it time to align your smile with braces? If so, we are so excited for you! Having a beautiful smile is something that will help you feel comfortable and confident about your appearance, and we are thrilled to help you reach your smile goals. Before you begin your treatment, consider the many options available… Read more »

7 Tips and Tricks to Living with Braces

Do you wish there was a way to make your process with braces easier? Well, we are happy to grant your wish with these seven tips and tricks to having a successful and comfortable experience with braces! 1. Make sure you keep a toothbrush and toothpaste with you. Food can easily get stuck in your… Read more »

An Orthodontist’s Thoughts

Have you ever wondered what your orthodontist is REALLY thinking when he or she tells you “your teeth are looking great”? Here are eight pieces of advice that orthodontists generally wish they could give their patients not just once, but every time they visit: “It’s not as expensive as you think.” – Most parents dread… Read more »

Preparing to Keep Your Teeth Healthy While Traveling

Summer is finally here and you are ready to go on some exciting trips. Perhaps you will travel from coast to coast or go backpacking in Europe. Maybe you will walk along the Great Wall of China or hike in the Andes Mountains. Great adventures are ahead, and you may not have time to think… Read more »