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3 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Braces

3 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Braces

Braces are an important investment in your child’s future, but it’s also important for your child to invest in their braces. Taking proper care of their braces or other orthodontic appliances is paramount for them to get the most out of their orthodontic treatment....
What to Expect with Invisalign

What to Expect with Invisalign

Orthodontic advances have allowed for a variety of ways to straighten teeth. Invisalign is one way that has recently become popular lately due to its aesthetic design and ease of use. Invisalign was first made available in the United States in 1999. It is a popular...
5 Reasons to Go to the Orthodontist Now

5 Reasons to Go to the Orthodontist Now

Did you know that taking your child to the Orthodontist as young as 7 is recommended? If you’re wondering why, here are 5 reasons to go to the orthodontist now, and how it may impact your child’s dental health. Prevent Teeth from Shifting When you choose to go to the...
Dental Care with Braces

Dental Care with Braces

Dental care with braces is an important priority. Brackets and wires can put your teeth at higher risk for cavities and decay due to making it more difficult to reach and clean every area. It also can make it more difficult for your dentist filling cavities with...
What Do Orthodontists Do?

What Do Orthodontists Do?

Not a dentist, an Orthodontist is a specialist, and maybe you’ve been told you should see one. So what do Orthodontists do? And why would someone see an Orthodontist? They Are a Specialist Orthodontists do go to dental school, then follow up with roughly 3 more years...
Your Child’s First Visit to the Orthodontist

Your Child’s First Visit to the Orthodontist

Wondering whether or not your child needs Orthodontic care can be a question that is best answered at the Orthodontist’s office, but when should you take your child? And what should you expect at your child’s first visit to the Orthodontist? Early Detection is Good...

7 Drinks That Impact Dental Health

What you eat and drink directly affects your oral health. So how can you make good choices? Below are facts about 7 drinks that impact dental health, and whether they help or hurt your teeth and gums. 1.Coffee Coffee is an acidic drink, but some studies show that...

Maintaining Dental Health in a Pandemic

One of the most important things we can do right now during the current COVID-19 Pandemic to stay safe and to keep others safe is to stay home. One way we can do this, and care for our dental health in a pandemic, is by diligent brushing and flossing. This may seem...