Category Archives: Orthodontist

Orthodontist vs. Dentist: What’s the Difference?

You likely already know that you should see your dentist every six months for a check-up and cleaning. But what about an orthodontist? When do you need to see them? Many people confuse dentists and orthodontists. Both are dental professionals who specialize in oral healthcare, but their services differ. To make sure you're making an appointment with the right one, you need to understand the difference between them. So, What’s the Difference Between a Dentist and an Orthodontist? You may Read more [...]

Cleaning and Caring for Clear Retainers

To keep your teeth in their newly acquired straight positions after removing braces, an orthodontist will recommend clear retainers for adults. However, it’s very important to take proper care of clear retainers to keep them bacteria free and maintain your beautiful new smile. In today’s blog post, we’ll give you some essential cleaning and caring tips for clear retainers. What are Clear Retainers? Before we move on to cleaning tips, let’s see what exactly clear retainers are. They resemble Read more [...]