Orthodontic Emergencies and How to Avoid Them

Orthodontic emergencies can stem from broken appliances to severe pain. These emergencies can occur when you bite into chewy, hard foods or become injured from a fall or other impact. Thankfully, you can prevent most orthodontic emergencies from even occurring. To keep your braces and appliances in proper shape throughout treatment, review these tips. Avoid [...]

By | 2018-02-12T22:37:20+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Treatment|0 Comments

Retainers: Do You Have to Wear Them?

Retainers help ensure teeth stay in their final positions. When the braces come off, it’s not guaranteed that your teeth will stay put. Your ligaments and bones surrounding the teeth need to stabilize, so wearing a retainer is critical to keeping your teeth in the positions we prescribe. If you want your new, beautiful smile [...]

By | 2018-01-04T17:05:21+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Treatment|0 Comments