Types of Appliances

Types of Appliances Elastics (Rubber Bands) Wearing elastics (or rubber bands) improves the fit of your upper and lower teeth. Wear rubber bands as instructed, and remember that the rubber bands work far more efficiently if they’re worn as prescribed. Forsus™...

Early Orthodontic Treatment

Early Orthodontic Treatment Early Orthodontic Treatment for Children What is the difference between early orthodontic treatment and regular orthodontic treatment, and why might my child need early treatment? How will early treatment benefit my child in the long run?...

Life With Braces

Life with Braces Now that you have your braces, how do you take care of them? It’s important for you to know how to properly take care of your braces throughout your entire orthodontic treatment. Eating with Braces Don’t worry, you’ll be eating...

Emergency Care

Emergency Care True orthodontic emergencies are rare, but when they occur we are available to you. As a general rule, you should call our office when you experience severe pain or have a painful appliance problem you can’t take care of yourself. We’ll be...

Invisalign® FAQS

Invisalign® FAQS The Invisalign System is a series of clear aligners used to straighten teeth. Will Invisalign treatment fit my lifestyle? Time for a snack? No problem. Take out your aligners to eat or drink whenever you want. You can remove your Invisalign aligners...