orthodontics

Lingual Braces: The “Hidden” Braces Adults Are Thrilled About

Of course you’ve heard of traditional braces, and maybe even Invisalign, but have you heard of lingual braces? Lingual braces provide a great alternative to both braces and Invisalign for adults who want to correct their smile but don’t like the look of metal braces. Lingual braces allow you to straighten your teeth—but from the inside of [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|

The Best Food to Eat With Your Brand-New Braces

Congratulations on getting braces! Whether you need a few tweaks or are in for a few years of treatment, braces are an excellent option for kids and adults alike to correct dental problems. Having the proper bite and straight teeth is part of having a healthy smile for life. Getting braces can be an adjustment [...]

By | August 22nd, 2017|

When Is Oral Surgery the Right Option?

Orthognathic surgery isn’t an option to be taken lightly. It’s a procedure only to be considered if you are a candidate, meaning that you have considerable problems due to your jaw structure. How do you know if oral surgery is the right option for you? Consider talking to your dentist about the possibility of having [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|

Two-Phase Treatment: Orthodontics for Children

Two-phase treatment allows your orthodontist to ensure a positive result from treatment by creating the right circumstances for straight teeth and a flawless smile. While many wait until a child is a preteen or a teen to think about braces, this can lead to complications that cause a less than ideal result. Should Your Child Have [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|