Considering the Many Types of Braces – Which One is Right for You?

By |2019-06-26T15:26:27+00:00January 17th, 2019|

  Over four million people in the United States wear braces, and 25 percent of these individuals are adults. With advances in both appearance and comfort, an ever-increasing number of people are seeking to improve their smile with braces. Determining which option is right for you, however, can be challenging. Keep reading to learn about [...]

How Much Will My Braces Cost?

By |2019-06-26T15:27:45+00:00December 18th, 2018|

  When people decide to pursue braces, whether it be to improve their bite or for cosmetics, their first question is often the same. How much will braces cost? There are several elements that factor into the final cost of braces, which vary upon the individual. Learn some of these factors, and why braces differ [...]

Think Twice About Skipping an Orthodontic Appointment

By |2019-02-27T19:53:24+00:00October 1st, 2018|

Are you thinking about canceling your next orthodontic appointment because you’re too busy? If so, please don’t. If you’re currently undergoing orthodontic treatment, it’s important not to miss your scheduled appointments. Things come up in everyone’s life that makes it necessary to postpone a visit from time to time. But it’s never advisable to skip [...]

Are Regular Dental Cleanings Possible While Wearing Braces?

By |2019-03-19T13:59:45+00:00July 3rd, 2018|

One of the most common questions we receive from new patients is, “Should I visit my dentist for regular check-ups and cleanings while wearing braces?” The answer to this question is simple. Yes. Everyone wearing braces can and should continue with regular dental check-ups and cleanings while undergoing orthodontic treatment. Brushing & Flossing with Braces [...]

Why Use an Orthodontist Instead of a General Dentist for Braces?

By |2019-02-27T19:53:41+00:00May 7th, 2018|

Metal Braces. Clear Braces. Gold Braces. Invisalign. With these options, and so many more, how will you ever choose the best orthodontic option? If you’re in the process of exploring all the possibilities, a consultation with an orthodontist is highly recommended. Many general dentists offer a limited scope of orthodontic treatments in their office. Given [...]

Adults Can Get Braces, Too!

By |2018-10-17T16:45:15+00:00January 2nd, 2018|

Braces for adults? You better believe it. We successfully treat patients of all ages in our friendly office that was designed for the comfort of everyone – regardless of age. When you’re here, don’t be surprised to see kids and adults waiting to be called for their appointment. Adults can benefit from orthodontic treatment for [...]

When is the Best Time to Begin Orthodontic Treatment?

By |2018-10-17T16:42:31+00:00December 4th, 2017|

Don’t worry. If you’ve passed the magic age to begin orthodontic treatment, you are not destined for a lifetime of misaligned teeth. It may be a relief to learn that orthodontic treatment can begin at almost any age. Children as well as adults can achieve orthodontic success through traditional braces, clear aligners, or another type [...]