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Orthodontic Emergency Care: Action Plan If Your Braces Wire Or Bracket Breaks

This is quite a common question among braces-wearers: “What to do if a wire or a bracket breaks?” First of all, you should not hesitate to call us and ask questions concerning your specific situation. We will be happy to return your call to provide you with information on how you can fix the situation

Why Summer is the Perfect Time to Start Wearing Braces

Summer is coming, so the school is over soon! We think that it is a great opportunity for you to begin your orthodontic treatment. First of all, when the school is over, you have much more time to relax and not to worry about your homework, exams or extracurricular activities. This means that you can

Malocclusion Of The Teeth: Classification, Causes, Treatment.

First and foremost, what is malocclusion? Malocclusion, simply put, is the misalignment or incorrect positioning of teeth. Edward Angle, a famous figure in dentistry coined the term “malocclusion” (mal- + occlusion = “incorrect occlusion”). With malocclusion, it can be difficult for your teeth to properly serve their purpose and perform vital functions. Healthline highlights that

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Different Types of Braces – You Have Choices!

Orthodontists continue to address a genuine medical necessity as well as the perceived problem of oral asymmetry using different types of braces. Whether you have teeth that are crooked, have an upper jaw that is bigger than your lower jaw or a lower jaw that is bigger than your upper jaw, braces are what you

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The Consequences Of Poor Oral Hygiene

Lack of oral hygiene can lead to expensive, intensive dental procedures that you may find unpleasant. Here are some of the most common outcomes of poor oral health: Halitosis When small food particles remain wedged between the teeth for a long period of time, they begin collecting bacteria that emit chemicals that can cause a

Orthodontic Teeth Numbers We Say During Your Treatment

Understanding teeth numbers may be difficult sometimes. When you experience that moment when sitting in the chair at the orthodontic office and hearing your doctor say something like “11, 26, 45, 48” or you must have struggled reading your dental treatment plan. Sometimes, it seems like deciphering a difficult table from a statistics book.  No,

Convincing Your Teen to Have Braces

“Wearing braces isn’t cool”, “I don’t wanna be a metal-mouth” – are these phrases familiar to you? Then this article is just what you need. We know how teens are often concerned about how their peers will react to seeing them wearing braces. Even though wearing braces is nowadays more accepted by teenagers, there is

How to Stay Calm Before Seeing the Orthodontist

It is very common to worry about a visit to the dental office as soon as we make an appointment. Some studies even found that there are patients who have frequent dreams about orthodontic care. These can result in phobia and avoidance of any dental treatment. In order to get rid of the fear and

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Foods That Can Damage Teeth of Your Children

Every child craves sweets and sometimes it becomes difficult to control the amount of sugar consumed. Sugar consists of sucrose that results in bacteria that eventually produce a certain kind of an acid. The acid will begin to etch away the teeth, causing tooth decay. Here are several tips on how to limit the amount

Do You Know The History of Dental Braces?

Dental braces have come a long way from their early beginnings. If you think braces are painful and bulky today, let’s jump back to their first days and see what braces used to be like. The first instances of dental braces were discovered by archaeologists when mummified bodies were found to have small pieces of