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Category Archives: Teeth Care

How to Care For Your Teeth With Braces

If you have braces you have already made the exciting step to visit an orthodontist and are on your way to a straighter smile! In order to really get the most out of your braces and other orthodontic treatments, it’s …
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A More Discreet Way to Straighten Your Teeth

When you are young, getting braces is almost like a right of passage. Many benefits have been found to straightening your teeth and having proper alignment. Today, It has become a common practice, especially when you are a kid, to …
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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Mouth

A new year means a new list of goals that everyone wants to accomplish. For some, their 2018 resolutions might look suspiciously similar to their 2017 resolutions. For others, they might be eager to try something new or different. If …
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Retained Baby Teeth as an Adult

Children’s mouths can change a lot over a small time frame. Old teeth fall out. New teeth grow in. Alignment shifts. Their body grows. While we start seeing children in our office as young as 7, treatment age varies greatly. …
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Winter Teeth Tips – How Temperature Affects Your Mouth

If you’ve been outside the past few weeks, you’ve probably noticed it’s gotten cold. Well, we have bad news for you: It’s only going to get colder. Now, winter isn’t all bad. There’s the holidays, ice skating, the beauty of …
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Dealing with Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is something that can happen to everyone, whether you have braces or not. Most of the time, it simply means you need to drink a little more water. However, if you’re experiencing unexplainable dry mouth frequently, it could …
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Going to the Dentist When You Have Braces

We’ve talked in great length about the benefits of braces and Invisalign. They can improve alignment, reduce teeth grinding, help with bad breath, and leave you smiling more. As great as they are, they don’t solve all of your mouth’s …
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Flossing with Braces

When it comes to proper teeth care, flossing often gets skipped over. It’s not the most pleasant process, and done incorrectly, you may end up with bleeding gums. You may assume that brushing and using mouthwash are enough to keep …
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Teeth Irritation and Braces

Irritation in your teeth or mouth is something everyone will deal with at some point. Whether it’s a severe issue like a cavity or you have a simple canker sore, it’s not something anyone wants to experience. Mouth pains can …
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Are Electric Toothbrushes Better?

There’s a lot of toothbrushes on the market. Maybe too many toothbrushes. Where do you even start when buying a new one? Some go straight for a pretty color or the newest model they saw in a recent commercial. But …
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