“I’m getting braces! How do I brush my teeth with braces?” Brushing teeth with braces isn’t that much different than brushing without, but there are a few notable “how to’s” that keep teeth healthy until those braces are removed. Flossing with Braces “Should I still floss with my braces on?” The answer is a resounding YES! Flossing is … [Read more...] about Quick Guide for Brushing Teeth with Braces
options for braces
“I thought only kids needed braces” may be your first thought when you hear you need braces, but it is a common misperception that’s proving to be increasingly untrue. More adults are seeking out orthodontics to correct problems, such as crossbites, tooth gaps, and crowded teeth. If you are one of those adults, you undoubtedly have a list of … [Read more...] about 4 Important Answers to Your Adult Braces Questions
Admit it. You had to take a deep breath when the orthodontist said, “you need braces” or “your child needs braces.” There’s so much to consider: the cost, length of orthodontic treatment, the looks---and the type of dental braces to use. That’s right, today’s diagnosis of an overbite, overcrowded teeth or teeth alignment issue does not guarantee a … [Read more...] about Bracing for the worst: What are my options for braces?