3 Benefits of cleaning your tongue with braces or Invisalign

2023-03-14T18:06:00+00:00February 10th, 2023|

In your oral hygiene routine, morning and night, you likely focus on cleaning your teeth. But what about your tongue? Is there any benefit to cleaning your tongue?  Here’s everything you need to know about cleaning your tongue, including the benefits and how to use tongue scrapers, for a healthy, beautiful smile!  Bad bacteria Vs. [...]

Can I use charcoal toothpaste with braces?

2023-02-07T18:40:08+00:00January 29th, 2023|

Charcoal toothpaste has become more popular lately, with well-known brands like Colgate, Crest, Hello and Burt's Bees entering the charcoal toothpaste market.  Is this trend worth the try? Is it a good idea to use charcoal toothpaste during braces treatment with Dr. Wiewiora or Dr. Dunn? Here’s everything you need to know: What is charcoal [...]

Have braces stayed the same since the 1970s?

2023-01-24T22:13:50+00:00January 13th, 2023|

Spoiler alert: Not even close! If you had braces before the 21st century, you’ll notice that today’s braces have changed drastically. Braces are now more compact, durable, efficient and discreet than ever before. Let’s dive into the evolution of braces to see where orthodontics started, compared to where it is now. Braces then and now [...]

Myth Busting: Do braces cause TMJ disorder?

2023-01-11T18:51:29+00:00January 6th, 2023|

Patients whose TMJ pain became more noticeable during braces treatment may think braces are the cause.  Spoiler alert: Studies published by the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dentistry have shown there to be no evidence that braces cause TMJ disorder.  In fact, braces can be a part of the solution to TMJ pain! Here’s everything [...]

How is hyperdontia (extra teeth growing in the gums) treated?

2022-11-21T13:57:10+00:00November 17th, 2022|

If you have extra teeth growing in your gums, or you notice your child has extra teeth growing behind their baby teeth, you probably have a few questions! “Hyperdontia” (excessive teeth) can be alarming and concerning if you aren’t familiar with this condition. Here’s everything you need to know about this unique condition, including causes, [...]

Top 3 Vitamins for Orthodontic Treatment in 2022

2022-10-20T19:44:38+00:00October 20th, 2022|

Taking daily vitamins and minerals is one of the easiest ways to improve your health, strengthen your immune system and shine bright like a diamond!  You can take certain vitamins to grow your hair, help clear your skin complexion, and improve your brain function, so are there vitamins that can help support your teeth throughout [...]

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