Category Archives: Braces

Boost Your Confidence and Improve Your Smile with Orthodontic Treatment

January 26, 2017

It is no secret that orthodontic treatment offers a wealth of health benefits for children and adults alike. Poorly aligned teeth and uncorrected bites may eventually lead to problems such as jaw pain, tooth grinding, headaches and even gum disease. Having a good bite and straighter teeth at any age means it’s easier to chew, […]

Research Supports Braces for 7-8 Year-Olds

October 16, 2016

By Ched Smaha, DMD MS As a practicing orthodontist, a large amount of my time, both professional and personal is spent as a “resource” for all matters dental. I enjoy this role because I am passionate about delivering high-quality orthodontic care, which itself requires a populace with a high “oral health IQ.” Over the course […]

The Basics of Lingual Braces

September 14, 2016

Lingual braces—sometimes referred to as invisible braces—are placed behind your teeth, so nobody will know you have braces unless you tell them. They are a great alternative for people whose occupations or hobbies prevent them from being able to wear regular braces. Lingual braces are uniquely created and customized to the shape of your teeth […]