Best Ways to Adjust to Braces

Traditional braces can be a bit of a handful when a patient first gets them put on. Of course, over time, patients gradually get used to their braces and don’t even give them a second thought. However, until that point, there are a few ways a patient can ease themselves into adjusting to braces. Taking

By |2019-04-30T01:19:50+00:00April 21st, 2019|

How to Make Braces More Affordable?

The prospect of getting braces can be terrifying. Not because of the procedures, but because of the anticipated cost. Believe it or not, braces can be affordable. There are several different ways to prepare for the cost or even lower it. Savings Plans One of the best ways to make braces affordable is to participate

By |2018-11-27T13:40:46+00:00November 21st, 2018|

What to Expect On Your First Visit?

Finding out your child (or yourself) needs braces doesn't need to be a stressful event. Your personal orthodontist will walk you through every step of the way. The staff will always want to help you in every matter from financing to maintenance. Today’s known fact, many now see more adults with braces than children. When

By |2018-09-24T16:47:45+00:00September 21st, 2018|

Can a Child get Braces with Baby Teeth?

There are who kids can't wait to get their braces, seeing them as a sign that they’re about to be a teen and thus be closer to being grown up. However, other kids worry about what braces might feel like or make them look like. Whichever way your child feels about braces, you probably have

By |2018-09-24T16:48:00+00:00September 7th, 2018|

Brushing and Flossing with Braces

Brush and Floss Properly! I think we can all assume just how important it is to brush and floss properly when you're wearing braces — but what's the best way to do execute that? How about we start with your basic brushing tools: Either a soft-bristled brush or a bi-level brush (one that has shorter

By |2018-08-20T10:14:06+00:00August 24th, 2018|

Can You Close Gaps?

Closing the Gap Scrolling through your Tinder connections, you notice a common theme: you have very few of them. Sigh! “Why can’t I attract the single, up-and-coming men who don’t want to play games?” you ask yourself. I’ve got a good job, a nice car, a degree, long hair and long legs. What am I

By |2018-05-07T15:08:11+00:00May 2nd, 2018|

The Importance of Brushing your Teeth

Brushing your teeth. From our youth, we are taught that brushing our teeth should be the last thing we do before bed and the first thing we do upon rising. Our parents enticed us with fun Barbie toothbrushes, or toothpaste tubes emblazoned with Spongebob and the gang. However, no matter how often our parents might

By |2018-04-25T18:19:03+00:00April 23rd, 2018|

AirFloss Review

Our good friends at Philips Sonicare came by office Monday.  It was an interesting and informative meeting.  They answered all of our questions and then some.  They gave me two articles that I found very interesting.  For today I’m just going to write about the AirFloss.  It is a newer product that Philips has brought

By |2018-03-12T14:36:06+00:00March 12th, 2018|