Glossary of Orthodontic Terms

ADJUSTMENT: The appointments also give the orthodontist an opportunity to evaluate the tooth movement and make the necessary recommendations in treatment. APPLIANCE: Orthodontic appliance – Any device used to influence the position of teeth and jaws. Removable appliance – An appliance that can be removed from the mouth and replaced at will by the patient.…

What Does Wearing Braces Feels Like?

Deciding to get your teeth straightened is just the first in a series of decisions you will need to make. You would have to select a system for straightening your teeth, and that’s where our orthodontic expertise can help. Furthermore, you’d have to be prepared to be able to see your orthodontist about every four…

Invisalign Care

Caring for Your Beautiful Smile after Invisalign Treatment Retainers Often patients are required to wear a retainer after their Invisalign Treatment. Our orthodontists say the first three months after debonding (getting braces removed) are the most critical, as your teeth are still getting used the new positions. This period is when it’s easiest for your teeth…

Not Wearing Retainers? What You Should Do

“Ooops, I Forgot to Wear My Retainer ” – Best Ways to Prevent this Happening to You “Ooops, I forgot to wear my retainer” – this thought can come to anyone who’s having an orthodontic treatment. If you forget to wear your retainer quite often, it can cause significant teeth movement that can delay your…

What causes crooked teeth?

Crooked teeth is a problem of many people all around the world, including kids, teenagers and adults. There are many reasons of why people have crooked teeth, so we created a small guide where you can see the most common reasons of crooked teeth. Luckily, at Orthodontic Experts we can always find a solution to…

Top Foods for Healthy Gums and Teeth

Quite often people associate their oral health with brushing and flossing on a regular basis, however, a diet can also make a big difference. Therefore, we’d like to share with you the best foods to eat to maintain the health of your teeth and gums. Nevertheless, take into consideration, that if you are having braces…