How Long Is The Invisalign Treatment

So you’ve decided it’s time to straighten your teeth. No one should hide their smile, after all. But where do you start? You’ve heard about Invisalign and how it has become one of the most popular orthodontic solutions these days. But you still have some nagging...
Why You Don’t Need to Worry About Getting Braces?

Why You Don’t Need to Worry About Getting Braces?

Many children are anxious about getting braces. Often, children are scared it will hurt, that they may look silly and get teased and that eating will be difficult. After a chat with your orthodontist, they should feel confident that although it may be uncomfortable...
How Long Can You Go Without Adjusting Your Braces?

How Long Can You Go Without Adjusting Your Braces?

When it comes to bonding braces, your orthodontist doesn’t just see you once, bond them, and off you go for the magic to begin. Having braces and Invisalign requires regular reviews, adjustments, and visits to your orthodontist. The top two ways to get your braces off...
10 Fun Facts about the History of Orthodontics

10 Fun Facts about the History of Orthodontics

Have you ever wondered where braces came from, how past centuries dealt with orthodontic care, or even where the word orthodontics comes from? We did some research, and we learned a few things about the history of orthodontics, and we hope you learn something new too!...
The Difference Between Overbite And Underbite

The Difference Between Overbite And Underbite

The alignment of your upper teeth with your lower teeth impacts your appearance and your overall health. If your teeth are not misaligned, you may have difficulties with vital functions like chewing and speaking. Malocclusions or misaligned bites can also cause teeth...
How Do You Prevent or Get Rid of Bad Breath?

How Do You Prevent or Get Rid of Bad Breath?

Bad breath is something we all want to avoid, especially while speaking in social situations. Luckily there are a few things you can do to reduce the chance of developing a bad breath, also referred to as halitosis. While there’s no cure for bad breath, you can help...
Will Thumb Sucking Cause my Child to Need Braces?

Will Thumb Sucking Cause my Child to Need Braces?

Thumb sucking is common in young children. Most kids will give up the habit between the age of two and four but there are plenty of children who keep doing it until they are much older. For many kids, sucking their thumb won’t cause any problems. For others –...
Teeth Grinding – Can Braces Help With Teeth Grinding?

Teeth Grinding – Can Braces Help With Teeth Grinding?

If you’ve been told you’re a teeth grinder, you may wonder if orthodontic treatment can save your teeth from their nightly assault. Braces and Invisalign can help you reduce or stop grinding at night if your teeth or jaw are misaligned. Straightening and aligning...