Four horrific dental health mistakes

Four horrific dental health mistakes

Here are four horrific dental health mistakes: 1. Using mail-order orthodontics. Mail-order service is a new trend in health care. In some cases, it makes sense, for example, mail-order contacts. However, moving teeth is a complicated process. Each at-home aligner you...
Two Steps to Great Teeth

Two Steps to Great Teeth

One of my missions in life is to get as many people as I can to buy into making oral health a priority in their life. I will tell you that some days, it’s hard. To me, I see the problems that people face because they didn’t work on good dental hygiene....
Feeling Good for Your Orthodontic Visit

Feeling Good for Your Orthodontic Visit

Throughout my years of practice, I have put serious thought into trying to make my patients as comfortable as possible during an orthodontic visit. The environment is set up just the way we want it to be: welcoming, free from stress, and, believe it or not, fun. But I...
What makes up a smile?

What makes up a smile?

A smile is a reflection. Eyes. Mouth. Teeth. As an orthodontist, I tend to focus on the role that teeth play in a great smile. But, I understand that a beautiful smirk is a combination of factors that communicate a sense of well-being to those who see it. There have...