Orthodontic Treatment: Have Questions? We Have Answers!

1. What does an orthodontist do? Orthodontists diagnose and treat dental issues like the spacing, positioning, and alignment of teeth. They use many special treatments like oral appliances to treat related jaw and facial irregularities. Their job requires two to three years of specialized training beyond their basic dental degree. 2. At what age should… Continue reading Orthodontic Treatment: Have Questions? We Have Answers!

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… Continue reading Orthodontist vs. Dentist: What’s the Difference?

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… Continue reading Cleaning and Caring for Clear Retainers