How Do You Take Care of Braces?

One of the biggest concerns after you get braces is the daily care and maintenance. It’s a new experience, having this appliance in your mouth, and it demands many changes in your daily routine. Here are a few suggestions for taking care of your braces: Brush and floss after every meal Since it’s easier for…

The Right Toothbrush for Braces

Brushing your teeth is an important step to good dental hygiene in order to remove the food and plaque left behind after eating. When you’re wearing braces, it becomes a little bit more challenging, as the wires offer food more places to hide. Luckily, there are both electric and manual toothbrushes that are designed to…

How do you become an Orthodontist?

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging job that will provide financial stability for you and your family while helping other people feel better about themselves and improve their self esteem? If you have a keen interest in science and medicine, then a career in Orthodontics might be the field for you.   What…

Are Braces Right For Me?

With healthy living as an ongoing trend, adults are more concerned with their teeth remaining strong and healthy well into their twilight years. Adults that have spent their life being unhappy with their smile may pose the question “are braces right for me”? In actuality, adult orthodontics has grown in popularity over the past several years,…

AcceleDent Aura – Is It Right For You?

As technology progresses, there are continual advancements in orthodontic treatments. AcceleDent Aura is a new medical device, available through your orthodontist that is a safe and reliable appliance that is used to complement your current orthodontic plan. You can save time wearing your braces by speeding up your tooth movement using AcceleDent Aura. What is…

The Dangers of DIY Braces

Young people often find the strangest things to try. A current trend among teens, however, demonstrates that people will sometimes attempt things that are sometimes downright dangerous to their health and well-being. This latest trend is the fashioning of DIY braces. There are numerous videos out there on YouTube and elsewhere showing teens moving their…