Types of Orthodontic Emergencies and How to Handle Them

Types of Orthodontic Emergencies and How to Handle Them

True orthodontic emergencies do not occur frequently, but they are not unheard of either. If these problems arise, having a plan for how to address them will make dealing with them less stressful and help you understand what measures to take next. If you are currently getting orthodontic treatment or have already completed it, you…

Why Your Retainers Smell and How to Deep Clean Them

Why Your Retainers Smell and How to Deep Clean Them

Some people think retainers are just a pain, something to be worn for a year and then forgotten about. But they’re wrong! Retainers are an important part of dental care, and they play a crucial role in preventing teeth from moving back to their original positions.  However, if you’ve been wearing your retainers as prescribed,…

Is Invisalign Treatment Effective in Closing Tooth Gaps?

Is Invisalign Treatment Effective in Closing Tooth Gaps?

Invisalign is a tooth straightening brace system created for teenagers and adults looking for alternative treatments that are more discreet than traditional braces to address orthodontic issues such as crooked teeth, and gapped teeth.  Keep in mind that patients will require the assistance of a specialist in order for any potential dangers or threats that…

A Comprehensive Guide to Invisalign Attachments

A Comprehensive Guide to Invisalign Attachments

Over the course of several weeks and months of treatment, Invisalign  moves teeth as well as their roots. However,in some cases, the aligners cannot function independently. Many adults and teenagers who want straight teeth but do not want to wear noticeable metal braces may find that Invisalign is an intriguing solution. With Invisalign, there are…

Damon Braces vs Traditional Braces: Cost, Advantages and More

Damon Braces vs Traditional Braces: Cost, Advantages and More

Braces on the teeth can realign the bite and correct overcrowding, and straighten the teeth. Although they are able to improve the overall appearance of a smile, braces do not come in a single size to accommodate everyone. When it comes to braces, Damon braces and traditional braces are two of the most popular options….

Damon Braces vs Traditional Braces: Cost, Advantages and More

Damon Braces vs Traditional Braces: Cost, Advantages and More

Braces on the teeth can realign the bite and correct overcrowding, and straighten the teeth. Although they are able to improve the overall appearance of a smile, braces do not come in a single size to accommodate everyone. When it comes to braces, Damon braces and traditional braces are two of the most popular options….

A Helpful Guide on How to Fix Underbites

A Helpful Guide on How to Fix Underbites

An underbite is a dental condition that occurs when the lower teeth protrude forward, creating the impression that the jaw is protruding outward from the mouth. Underbites can range in severity from mild to severe, but regardless of how severe they are, correcting them will require dental treatment because underbites rarely correct themselves on their…