Month: December 2022

How to Reduce Pain From Braces

Posted on December 15, 2022

Are you getting braces soon? If so, you may feel a bit of pain or discomfort initially after you get the braces put on. Over time, you’ll start to feel normal, but the days after your initial orthodontic treatment and the following tightening appointments can be uncomfortable. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to… Read more »

Do You Have Malocclusion?

Posted on December 14, 2022

Malocclusion is a dental issue that’s especially common in children. According to Fortune Business Insights, somewhere between 60% and 65% of people have some degree of malocclusion. If you’re wondering if you have malocclusion, here’s what you need to know. What Is Malocclusion? Malocclusion is the medical term for the misalignment of teeth, which may… Read more »

How to Talk to Your Child About Getting Braces

Posted on December 13, 2022

There are about 4 million people in the United States that wear braces, according to the American Orthodontics Association. Further, about 75% are under the age of 18. Braces for kids can be a necessary treatment to prevent or correct serious cases of underbites, overbites, crossbites, or crooked teeth. Most children feel apprehensive about wearing… Read more »

Should You Get Clear Aligners or Clear Braces?

Posted on December 12, 2022

There are as many as 10 different types of braces available on the market today, according to Entrepreneurship Life. So how do you know which orthodontics treatment option is right for you? In this article, we will discuss the difference between braces and clear aligners, as well as who are the best candidates for each…. Read more »

Can Braces Correct an Overbite or Underbite?

Posted on December 9, 2022

Getting braces can correct a wide range of dental problems including both underbites and overbites. This traditional orthodontic treatment has also been proven effective for treating teeth that are misaligned or crooked. If you have an underbite or an overbite, here are some things to consider. The Health of Your Teeth Orthodontic treatment to correct… Read more »