How to Maintain the Quality of Ceramic Braces

Our orthodontist and team offer a wide variety of types of braces to help patients of all orthodontic needs have the smiles they want. We are pleased to provide ceramic braces as a cosmetic option for patients who want braces with a tooth-colored material that can blend with their natural teeth and have less chance… Read more »

A Tongue Stabilizing Device Can Help Minimize Sleep Apnea Symptoms

Chronic sleep apnea often causes significant snoring problems and occasional breathing interruption while sleeping. It occurs when the soft palate at the back of your mouth slips toward your throat. Without professional diagnosis and treatment sleep apnea can lead to other medical complications, including increased risk of heart disease and medical complications related to high… Read more »

Braces: How Do You Brush With Them?

Did you recently get braces? They may alter how you care for your smile. You should still brush your teeth, perhaps even more frequently than before, but you may have to adapt how you’ve do it slightly. We would like to assist you in making these changes to help you keep your dental health. The… Read more »

What Damon® Braces Can Do for Your Smile

Do you have crooked, crowded, or gapped teeth? Are you in need of orthodontic treatment, but hesitant about the time that traditional braces take? Orthodontic treatment can improve the health and appearance of your smile, so ask Dr. if Damon® braces in , , are the right choice for you. Damon braces are self-ligating, which… Read more »

AcceleDent® Can Accelerate Orthodontic Treatment

The difference that orthodontics can make for your smile is truly astounding. However, straightening your smile with braces can take a long time—one to two years, in fact. Luckily, there are quicker options available. Accelerated orthodontics has the same goal as traditional orthodontics, but with a quicker treatment time. Ask Dr. about AcceleDent® in ,… Read more »

A Retainer After Your Braces Have Corrected the Alignment of Your Teeth

In recent years an increasing number of adults with misaligned teeth have been seeking out orthodontists like Dr. to explore their treatment options. For a patient with a significant alignment issue will often recommend a treatment plan that incorporated traditional braces. This realignment process requires you to routinely attend adjustment appointments to gradually stretch the… Read more »

Align Your Oral Health Care Goals With Invisalign®

If you have ever desired to straighten your teeth, but are worried about the alignment treatments involved, fear not, as there are several options that can drastically improve your smile without the social stigmas often attached to having bulky metal wires and brackets in your mouth. If you would like a metal-free alignment system, speak… Read more »

Malocclusions: “Bad Bites”

Malocclusions are also called “bad bites.” They are misalignments with your teeth and jaw. Bad bites can be caused by a number of issues: oral accidents, the environment, genetics, bad habits, improper oral hygiene, or a host of other things. Malocclusion types are differentiated as malocclusions of the front teeth, and malocclusions of any other… Read more »

Keep Your Braces and Smile in Tip-Top Shape While Playing Sports by Using Our Tips

If you’re an athlete who has braces, then it’s very important to keep your smile and braces in tip-top shape while you practice and play. This is vital because if you don’t do so, there is a chance you can suffer the consequences, like dental injuries, dental issues, and a broken appliance. To help you… Read more »

Why Adolescent Years Are the Best Years to Get Braces

Are you trying to decide when to get braces for your child? If so, you have come to the right blog. Our , Dr. , is happy to help you by telling you the best time to get your child an orthodontic appliance, and that’s in the adolescent years. The first reason why the adolescent… Read more »