Ugliest Braces On The Big Screen

Posted on March 19, 2018

These days, braces are not the eyesores they used to be. Traditional braces are perfectly acceptable, and are seen as a normal part of growing up. Some of your favorite television show characters rocked braces like it was an accessory, but… others were not so lucky. To make you feel better about your braces, we… Read more »

Meal Prep For Your First Week With Braces

Posted on February 28, 2018

OK, Grumpy. You’re not you when you’re hungry. Right after getting your braces on for the first time, you’re probably feeling all of the pressure of the world… on your teeth. And even though it’s a sign that your braces treatment is starting to work, it can be extremely uncomfortable. We know this pressure can… Read more »

Things Your Orthodontist Knows Just By Looking At Your Teeth

Posted on February 15, 2018

We know what you did last summer. Just kidding. But we can take a pretty good guess at what you ate last night because it’s still stuck in your brackets. Is that kale? There’s a lot that your orthodontist can see when they look inside your mouth. We’re not just poking around and tightening things… Read more »

The Bite-Sized Guide to Cleaning Your Retainers

Posted on January 21, 2018

Hey you. Yeah, you. Your retainers are GROSS. We already know – we can smell it from all the way over here. We know you’re one of the good kids who wore your retainers all day when you first got your braces off. Since then, you’ve been wearing them every night without fail. Your orthodontist… Read more »

Signs Your Child May Need Braces

Posted on January 19, 2018

If you haven’t the big life mistake of having kids yet, you’re off the hook. You don’t need to read this! But if you have, then welcome to the club. As parents, we have a lot on our plates. Literally. Somehow the kids always manage to sneak their uneaten broccoli onto our plates, every time…. Read more »