Which Type of Retainer is Best?

Which Type of Retainer is Best?

It’s time for the big reveal of your new smile and life without braces! And time to be fitted for a retainer for the first time. What is a retainer? A retainer is an orthodontic appliance that is typically used once braces are removed to help protect the work that...
Does an Orthodontist Remove Teeth?

Does an Orthodontist Remove Teeth?

If your teeth seem to overlap or be too close together, it’s important to have them examined by an orthodontist to find out if they are overcrowded. You may be wondering “Does an orthodontist remove teeth?” If your orthodontist sees that your teeth are overcrowded,...
Different Kinds of Dental Floss

Different Kinds of Dental Floss

Whether you’re someone who diligently flosses daily or dreads flossing because it tends to make your gums bleed, we’ve got news for you! Did you know that there are different kinds of dental floss that can make your flossing routine easier, more comfortable and even...
What is Unique About Invisalign?

What is Unique About Invisalign?

As you’re considering orthodontic treatment, you may find there are multiple options to choose from. Each has their own pros and cons, so how can you choose which one is best for you? This can depend on your specific situation and the results you’re hoping to achieve....
How Healthy Eating Helps Oral Health

How Healthy Eating Helps Oral Health

It’s important to brush and floss your teeth daily, but did you know there’s much more you can do to help support your smile staying strong and bright? The role proper nutrition plays in the health of your teeth and gums is an essential one because your teeth, just...
3 Technology Advances in Orthodontics

3 Technology Advances in Orthodontics

Technology is always advancing, and orthodontics are no exception! And with all the advances, there’s never been a more exciting time to think about getting orthodontic treatment. Advances in technology can mean shorter treatment times, less discomfort and knowing...
Will Cavities Heal?

Will Cavities Heal?

Will Cavities heal? How are Cavities treated? These questions can keep you up at night if you’re facing a toothache, and you don’t know what to do. Read on to find out what to do if you think you have a cavity! Once a Cavity Forms- It Doesn’t Go Away A cavity is a...
Candy and Your Teeth

Candy and Your Teeth

We all know how damaging foods high in sugar can be to our enamel, but what about candy and your teeth? What kinds of candy are healthier? What kinds of candy are more harmful? How can you indulge in your sweet tooth and avoid feeling guilty about what you choose?...
What Are Dental Implants?

What Are Dental Implants?

Losing a tooth to injury, decay, or other factors has been an issue throughout all of man’s history. Dentures have been the traditional answer to tooth loss, but dental implants have become the new standard for tooth replacement. So, what are dental implants? Are you...
5 Ways Drinks Impact Oral Health

5 Ways Drinks Impact Oral Health

When we think of dental health, we think of what we eat, how we clean our teeth, but how often do we consider what we drink? Here are 5 ways drinks impact oral health, and how you can support good dental health by being smart about what we drink. 1. Acid is not your...