Orthodontics LA

Month: October 2023

How Long Should My Retainer Last?

Posted on October 3, 2023

If the final stage of your orthodontic treatment is wearing a retainer, you might be wondering how long the device will last. According to ResearchGate, up to 69% of retainer users wear theirs every night for the first year after their orthodontist treatment as advised by their orthodontist. This frequency can lead to more wear… Read more »

Wisdom Teeth and Braces: Common Myths, Debunked

Posted on October 2, 2023

Braces are a common type of orthodontics used to straighten teeth. According to Kids Health, about 4 million people in the United States alone wear braces, and about 75% are younger than 18. Despite the fact that braces are so commonplace across various ages, there are still a lot of myths surrounding braces, especially braces… Read more »