Blog Articles

Is My Child Too Young to Start Braces?

Have you noticed spaces between your child’s teeth or overcrowding? If you think your child may need braces, learn about the best time to get them started and also the different orthodontic options.

Mar 24th, 2020
Tips and Tricks for Keeping Your Braces Clean

If your dentist and your family telling you to keep your braces clean doesn’t inspire you, consider this: Damaged braces may mean you have to wear them longer. Learn tips and tricks for keeping your braces clean.

Feb 1st, 2020
5 Tips for Brushing and Flossing Teeth with Braces

While you straighten your smile with braces, keeping your teeth clean can present a challenge. Here are a few tips that go a long way toward preserving the health of your teeth while you’re wearing braces.

Sep 16th, 2019
What to Know About Driving Under the Influence of Sleep Apnea

While you know that drinking alcohol and driving is a bad combination, you may not be aware of how dangerous driving under the influence of sleep apnea can be. Learn the signs of sleep apnea and how to treat it so that you’re safe behind the wheel.

Jul 3rd, 2019
How to Choose the Best Braces for You

If you want straighter teeth, you’ll be happy to know there are more types of braces to choose from than ever before. Learn about the different ways to straighten your teeth and how to choose the best type of braces for you.

Apr 4th, 2019
5 Awesome Benefits of Propel® Orthodontics

Want straighter teeth and a better-looking smile but don’t want to wait years to achieve it? Learn how Propel® Orthodontics can help you improve your smile in less time than traditional braces.

Mar 6th, 2019
The Harmful Effects Vaping Has on Your Oral Health

Vaping and other e-cigarettes are touted as healthy alternatives to regular cigarettes. But what the vape marketing materials don't tell you is how harmful vaping is for your teeth and gums. Learn how vaping affects your oral health.

Feb 6th, 2019
Things You Should Avoid While Wearing Braces

You’re excited to be getting braces that will transform crooked teeth to uniform rows of beautiful pearly whites. Learn what to avoid while wearing your braces so they can function most effectively.

Jan 16th, 2019
5 Signs You May Be Suffering From TMJ

TMJ disorder is a painful jaw condition that affects your ability to speak, chew, and swallow. Learn the signs of this common disorder and how you can manage the pain and symptoms.

Nov 16th, 2018
The Danger of Ignoring Sleep Apnea

Are you tired all the time? Does your partner complain your snoring keeps them up? If so, you may have a common and potentially life-threatening condition. Read on to learn out about sleep apnea and how to treat it.

Sep 12th, 2018
Am I a Candidate for Invisalign?

Shying away from your picture perfect smile because the thought of braces conjures up middle school memories? No worries, your perfect smile solution may be as easy as Invisalign clear aligners. No one needs to know your clear aligners are correcting your

May 18th, 2018
What’s the Best Age to Get Braces?

Straighter teeth and a beautiful smile mean better oral health, and improved self-confidence. While braces may seem like a rite of passage that’s only for kids and teens, everyone who wants a better smile can benefit.

Apr 24th, 2018
How To Treat Discomfort Caused By Braces

As anyone who has experience with braces knows, there is a period of discomfort after each orthodontic adjustment. Whether traditional braces or clear aligners, the teeth are being physically moved to their optimum position. And while discomfort is to...

Aug 2nd, 2017
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Mar 10th, 2017