When I go on vacation I like to try all sorts of foods. Besides local cuisine, I pull out the gummy bears and all my favorite snacks. I want you to have a great vacation and enjoy all the foods you love too. A word of caution however, nothing is worse than a broken bracket or a painful wire while relaxing on the beach. So savor those delicious... Read More
Monthly Archives: September 2018
Brushing your teeth with braces
No one wants to be caught with food in their teeth, and it becomes a little bit more likely to get leftover food caught when you have your braces. The good news is that there is a slight change that’s necessary to your normal brushing routine that can ensure that your teeth and your braces are clean and free from any food. Before I get into the proper brushing technique,... Read More
Why Teeth Are Sore After Getting Braces Tightened?
The thing is, soreness after routine appointments is actually a sign that your braces are working. The new wires guide your teeth into their planned positions, gradually working toward a straight smile. Each patient experiences the post-tightening soreness a little differently – and some don’t even notice discomfort. No matter where you fall, we’re here to help. Learn more about why your teeth might feel painful, and how to relieve... Read More