The Do’s and Don’ts of Braces

The Do’s and Don’ts of Braces

Despite all the advancements in orthodontic treatment, traditional metal braces still have their place. They are great at straightening teeth and correcting bites and can be effective in cases where other treatment solutions, like Invisalign, aren’t advised.   As...
How To Avoid Cavities This Halloween

How To Avoid Cavities This Halloween

Whenever you eat sugary (highly acidic) foods like candy, baked goods, fruit juices, and soda, it leaves plaque, a sticky film of bacteria, on your teeth. The bacteria in plaque turns into acid that will attack your tooth enamel, eventually breaking down and creating...
Is the right person straightening your teeth?

Is the right person straightening your teeth?

Congratulations, you’ve decided to invest in orthodontic treatment! But, before you begin treatment, it’s important to make sure the right person is straightening you or your loved one’s teeth. There are many providers of orthodontic treatment, but the right providers...
Happy World Smile Day! Five steps towards a better smile (without braces)

Happy World Smile Day! Five steps towards a better smile (without braces)

Many more adults are now seeking orthodontic treatment as we keep our teeth longer and want to create smiles we’ve always dreamed of. The question that comes up often is, “Do I have to be a ‘metal mouth’?” The answer is no—there are several cosmetic, or clear, options...