Blog Articles

What is DIY Orthodontics and am I a Good Candidate?

In an all-out media blitz, you can’t miss the advertising for DIY orthodontics — clear aligners that you can get without ever stepping into a dental office. Will they improve your smile? Are there potential dangers? Here are some considerations.

Oct 25th, 2018
The Danger of Not Treating Sleep Apnea

Most people don’t know they have sleep apnea until someone clues them in to their loud snoring. As soon as you suspect a problem, it’s important to get treatment — untreated sleep apnea increases your risk for serious health problems.

Sep 26th, 2018
5 Important Things Your Smile Reveals About Your Personality

Your smile is the first facial feature people notice. People notice your smile or lack of a smile long before they can see the expression in your eyes. How would you be perceived if you were too embarrassed to smile? Let’s explore the personality traits e

Nov 12th, 2018
That Chronic Headache Could be TMJ

Headaches are the most common cause of pain. But that chronic head pain you’re experiencing may not be from too much stress, but temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder. Read on to learn more about TMJ headaches.

Jun 20th, 2018
Is There a Right Age to Get Braces?

While not every child needs braces, for those who do, guiding their teeth into the right position early on will serve them well for years to come. For adults, it’s also never too late.

May 22nd, 2018
How to Treat Discomfort Caused by Braces

As anyone who has experience with braces knows, there is a period of discomfort after each orthodontic adjustment. Whether traditional braces or clear aligners, the teeth are being physically moved to their optimum position. And while discomfort is to...

Aug 7th, 2017
Welcome to Our Blog

How to Treat Discomfort Caused by Braces Thank you for taking the time to visit our blog. Please check back often for weekly updates on fun and exciting events happening at our office, important and interesting information about orthodontics and the...

May 10th, 2017