Evolution of Braces

The desire for a straighter, more aesthetically pleasing smile is not a 21st century phenomena. Archaeologists have discovered mummified remains with crude metal bands wrapped around each tooth, connected by catgut stretched tight to pull teeth together. In the 1700’s a horseshoe-shaped metal piece, called a “Bandeau”, was designed to help expand the arch; but…

Difference between Invisalign and Braces; with AcceleDent?

The goal of Orthodontic treatment is to straighten teeth to an ideal position, whether using clear or metal traditional braces, or Invisalign. Invisalign uses a series of clear, removable, comfortable plastic trays to accomplish this movement, while traditional braces use metal wires. Conventional braces give Orthodontists optimal control over the teeth straightening process, whereas with…

Orthodontic Treatment, Timing is Everything

Choosing the best time for orthodontic treatment, can be confusing for a lot of parents. Although nobody wants to undergo years of financial commitments in order to straighten their child’s teeth, prolonging the inevitable can end up costing you more As early as 6-7 years of age, we can recognize if your child is developing…

Understanding Gum Tissue

Your teeth are supported by two main things, gum and bone. Unfortunately, both of these can be a concern and you may not even know it. Because bone loss and gum recession have no pain involved with the process, it can go undetected to the untrained eye. It is something that often only your dentist,…

The Selfless Smile of a Selfie

The trending topic of selfies is one we at MadukeBulat Orthodontists simply couldn’t ignore. So as promised here is part two of creating the perfect selfie smile! 1. Work It As your Orthodontic Specialists in Surrey and Delta BC, we’re in the business of creating perfect smiles although we realize that some of you might…

Selfies. The Modern Portrait

If you haven’t heard, a “selfie” is a photo taken by your own handiwork. It’s the modern portrait and takes very little photography equipment. In fact, your everyday cell phone will work just fine! That being said, it has come to our attention that there are ways in which to fully optimize your selfie, and…

You Are What You Eat

As your Orthodontic Specialists in Surrey and Delta, we know you’ve heard it said: ‘you are what you eat’, and in our fast-paced culture that isn’t always the prettiest of pictures. Although a lot of us are able to hide our unhealthy diet due to good genes, our insides are no stranger to the food…

Spring into Hydrated Smiles

As your Orthodontic Specialists in Surrey and Delta, we love seeing our clients maintain a healthy smile, and one way in which to do so is through your diet. By maintaining your inner health, your outer health will thank you – and your smile will be a reflection of this also. Take a read and…