April 16, 2018
What is the best color for braces? There is no wrong answer all Braces colors rock! The color that makes you smile is best choice. Be confident and show off your braces! I personally love choosing colors for braces, to make your teeth look the whitest choose purple or teal. If you want
December 22, 2014
If you are facing the reality that you’re going to have to pay for braces for your teens, you have probably experienced a range of emotions. While you want your kids to feel good about themselves and their smiles, you might be balancing that desire against a tight family budget.
December 15, 2014
Many new patients are surprised to learn that the cost of Invisalign is just about the same as traditional braces. When it first hit the market, Invisalign cost a good deal more than wire braces. Fortunately, the price has come down significantly. With a wide range of payment and financing options, achieving a beautiful smile with Invisalign is easier than ever.
December 8, 2014
If you’re like many people, at some point you have wondered, what is an orthodontist? What exactly do they do? What conditions can they treat? How are they different from a regular dentist? Keep reading to find the answers to all of these questions and more.
December 1, 2014
For a variety of reasons, many orthodontic patients want to know about the best alternatives to braces. Many folks would prefer not to have visible metal braces, and fortunately, there are plenty of other options available today. You can get straighter teeth for your wedding day, for school pictures, or for professional reasons without having a full grill of metal braces.
November 25, 2014
Some of us never got the orthodontic attention we needed as teens, and those people often ask us about the best alternatives to braces for adults. Grown-ups are usually not keen on the idea of having traditional braces. The good news is that there are plenty of alternatives to braces for adults.
Here are our three favorites:
November 18, 2014
Your dentist has probably talked to you for many years about the importance of regular flossing, but you may be confused about how to achieve good flossing with braces. There are lots of flossing products and techniques that can help keep your gums healthy while you have braces.
November 11, 2014
A lot of patients and parents express tremendous curiosity about how braces work to straighten teeth. We field a lot of questions about how exactly these little pieces of metal work together to create beautiful smiles. Lots of patients are also curious why braces have to stay on so long – some patients wear their braces for up to three years.
November 8, 2014
If your child is in middle school or early high school, you may be wondering what the best options are for braces or Invisalign for teens. Many teens and their parents ask for Invisalign because they have fears about wire braces. These worries stem from various concerns, but potential sports injuries and pure aesthetics are two of the most common that we hear regarding wire braces.
Keep reading to help determine whether Invisalign for teens is a good option for your family.
October 27, 2014
Today’s patients face the Invisalign or braces question at the start of treatment. Each treatment approach has pros and cons. The best way to weigh the odds is to set up an appointment with an orthodontist to evaluate your case.