Things To Avoid While Braces Are On

Things To Avoid While Braces Are On

If you’ve never had braces before but have had friends or family members who have, it can be difficult to know what life is like from the outside. Although your life won’t drastically change once you have braces on, there are definitely things that you will need to...
What Is Dental Phobia?

What Is Dental Phobia?

Typically, most people don’t enjoy dental appointments any more than they enjoy a trip to a physician. Although most people live with some anxiety or fear of going to a medical specialist, however, for someone with a dental phobia, the thought of coming in for an...
What Is Misalignment Of The Jaw?

What Is Misalignment Of The Jaw?

Misaligned teeth is one of the most common oral health problems out there. Although we see models on TV or in magazines with perfectly white and straight teeth, this is not the case for the majority of Americans. And those of us who have straight teeth most likely...
Your First Orthodontist Appointment

Your First Orthodontist Appointment

If you think you or your child needs braces, either for aesthetic reasons or you were directed to an orthodontist by another oral health specialist, you’re probably wondering what your first appointment will be like. We all know how stressful or nerve-racking it can...
Signs You need Braces

Signs You need Braces

We’ve all asked this question before or considered at some point going to see an orthodontist. For most people, orthodontic treatment is all about aesthetics, however, to an orthodontist it’s much more important than improving your smile (although that’s still...