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Four Types Of Braces And Their Pros And Cons

When it comes to orthodontic appliances, nowadays you have a range of possibilities to choose from. A couple of decades ago, wearing braces meant wearing a strange metal device that looked like something taken out of a horror movie. But the orthodontic field has evolved a lot since then and now, depending on the extent […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Blog, types of braces|0 Comments

Coping With The Psychological Effects Of Wearing Braces

While braces are a wonderful invention that helps you straighten your smile and achieve a better quality of life, for some people, they are often associated with a big psychological discomfort. They fear of impaired speech, metal smile and being laughed at. Though more and more people nowadays choose to wear braces for a while […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Blog, Psychological Effects|0 Comments

Children and Orthodontics (part 2)

In the first part of the article, you found out how useful braces are, how they are applied and what types of orthodontics devices are used to correct teeth and jaw misalignment. Now you will understand the necessity of orthodontists and when it is the right time to visit one.

A dentist is able to correct […]

By |October 28th, 2015|Blog, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Children and Orthodontics (part 1)

When your child changes all their teeth, it is important to see an orthodontist. Today many children have a misaligned jaw or crooked teeth.  This problem can be corrected only by an orthodontist, which is professionally trained to work on perfecting smiles. To make the teeth have a harmonious aspect, orthodontists usually use:

Brackets
Bands
Wires
Rubber bands
Retainers
Headgears

In this […]

By |October 28th, 2015|Orthodontics|0 Comments

How Can You Benefit From Lingual Braces?

Today you have many options available to you if you want to get your teeth straightened. Unfortunately, most of the people don’t know about the lingual braces. But what are they and how do they differ from all those others types of braces? In America, you will find that more than 4.5 million people are […]

By |September 28th, 2015|Blog, braces|0 Comments

Broken Braces?

Today at least 25 percent of the Americans are wearing or have worn braces or a retainer. These are very helpful and help straighten your teeth. But they also come with a lot of responsibility. You need to be aware that wearing braces is a great responsibility, and it is a lot of work if […]

By |September 28th, 2015|Blog, braces|0 Comments

How dentists and hygienists keep the health of your mouth

People need to be aware of the importance of dental care. Unfortunately for 99 percent of the people this does not happen. Because of that, people suffer from various dental conditions such as cavities, gingivitis and periodontal disease. That is why a general awareness campaign is in place, to make people understand the importance of […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Blog, Dental Tips|0 Comments

Electric toothbrushes are better protectors against plaque

The best way of preventing plaque is by having a proper oral care. By using good dental products approved by the ADA you can achieve the performance of not having to deal with plaque. Unfortunately, not all the products you find on the market are safe to fit your needs. And this is the time […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Blog, Electric toothbrush|0 Comments

Am I too old for braces? Well, not quite!

Braces aren’t only for children anymore.

There are numerous purposes that lead grown-ups to consider braces. People need to look and feel their best. Here are a couple of the leading causes for an orthodontist trip:

A straighter smile. Who wouldn’t like to have a flawless smile? Many people want to straighten up their teeth for […]

By |July 31st, 2015|Blog, braces|0 Comments

A few tips on how to avoid staining your teeth with red wine

The doctors say that a glass of red wine a day will keep your health going for a long time, especially your heart. But no more than a glass a day. At every social gathering, you will find yourself clinging a glass of wine with your friends, coworkers or your loved ones. But on the […]

By |July 31st, 2015|Blog, Dental Tips|0 Comments