How Soda Affects Braces

How Soda Affects Braces

You may have heard that sugar can be bad for your smile. Is drinking sugary drinks like soda bad for your braces? Here’s what you need to know about how soda affects braces to help ensure a healthy smile when you finish orthodontic treatment. How Sugar Affects...
What to Do if Your Braces Break

What to Do if Your Braces Break

It’s not uncommon for braces to break and sometimes it happens at the most unfortunate times, such as during holidays or on vacation. There are many reasons why a bracket or wire can come loose. It’s usually nothing to be alarmed about, but it is important to know...
3 Effective Ways to Keep Cavities Away

3 Effective Ways to Keep Cavities Away

It’s never fun to hear the words “you have a cavity,” but unfortunately cavities are very common. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 91% of Americans ages 20 and older have had one or more cavities. Thankfully, most cavities are preventable if you know...