COVID-19 Notice: Our office has re-opened. See our safety guidelines.  Learn more ×

Blog

Tag Archives: Orthodontic Treatment

X-ray of a mouth highlighting the wisdom teeth

How Wisdom Teeth with Braces Are Handled for Your Orthodontic Treatment

Straightening your smile is all about getting your teeth into their ideal position. But what about wisdom teeth, that so frequently grow in positions that require them to be removed? It’s common for parents and teens to worry about how wisdom teeth may affect their braces. Fortunately, the myths surrounding wisdom teeth with braces are…

Posted in Expert Dental Advice, Oral Health Tips, Orthodontic Appliances | Also tagged , Comments Off on How Wisdom Teeth with Braces Are Handled for Your Orthodontic Treatment
A woman with TMJ pain in need of braces for treatment

Braces for TMJ Can Finally Relieve Your Jaw Pain!

In your mouth, the joint connecting your jaw to your skull is called the temporomandibular joint. For many, this joint can be the source of chronic pain and frustration. When its damaged, you can experience a condition known as temporomandibular joint disorder, also referred to as TMD or TMJ. Your dentist may recommend braces for…

Posted in Expert Dental Advice, Oral Health Tips, Orthodontic Appliances | Also tagged , Comments Off on Braces for TMJ Can Finally Relieve Your Jaw Pain!
Invisalign retainers sitting on a table.

The Benefits of Invisalign for Orthodontic Treatment

Before you get started on orthodontic treatment, you’ll need to figure out which type of braces you plan to use. While some situations will necessitate one type over another, most people have several choices. One of the most popular modern choices is Invisalign. But what are the benefits of Invisalign and why is it so popular? …

Posted in Braces, Orthodontic Appliances | Also tagged , , Comments Off on The Benefits of Invisalign for Orthodontic Treatment
Dr. Andy speaking with a patient about orthodontics.

Explore the Truth Behind 5 Common Myths About Braces

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” While myths aren’t necessarily lying, they’re still just as quick to spread around! Myths about braces are pervasive, especially among children. But which myths are just that, and what is the truth behind these myths? Read on to learn…

Posted in Braces, Myth or Fact | Also tagged , Comments Off on Explore the Truth Behind 5 Common Myths About Braces