FIO BLOG

FIO BLOG

Dr. Quoc Lu will share his insight and new developments in orthodontics on his FIO Blog, and additionally is a regular contributing author on orthodontic and oral health topics and related content to the online dental publication, Your Dental Health Resource Magazine, which will be shared here as well.

(All articles re-published with permission of Your Dental Health Resource Magazine)

Is Your Child Getting Braces Today? Here’s How to Prepare

Your child is all set to get their braces and begin straightening their teeth—but now that the appointment day is approaching, you’re having some anxiety about what the experience will be like for your child and what [...]

Options for Correcting Your Crowded Teeth

The human mouth houses 32 teeth—which means that molars, incisors, canines, and wisdom teeth all need a place in your mouth. For some people, there just isn’t enough room for all their teeth. Due to genetics, [...]

By | July 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Options for Correcting Your Crowded Teeth

What Are Treatment Options to Correct My Underbite?

Having an underbite is not only usually noticeable, it can also cause many different problems with your smile. These include problems eating or speaking, jaw pain, and uneven wear of your tooth enamel, which can cause tooth [...]

By | June 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on What Are Treatment Options to Correct My Underbite?

First Impression Orthodontics Is an Invisalign Platinum Provider

First Impression Orthodontics is proud to announce they’ve become an Invisalign Platinum Provider for 2018 and 2019! Dr. Quoc Lu at First Impression Orthodontics went from Gold + to Platinum last year in 2018. As [...]

By | May 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on First Impression Orthodontics Is an Invisalign Platinum Provider

What Are the Benefits of Orthodontic Headgear?

Headgear is a broad term for orthodontic appliances that strap around the head to exert pressure from outside the patient’s mouth. Although not every child or adult who has braces will need headgear, headgear is important for [...]

By | May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on What Are the Benefits of Orthodontic Headgear?

Can Cavities Form Under Dental Fillings?

Contrary to the belief of some, it is possible for cavities to form under dental fillings! Although dental fillings are designed to seal your tooth and protect your teeth, no dental filling material lasts forever. Whether you [...]

By | April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Can Cavities Form Under Dental Fillings?