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lingual braces

Lingual Braces: Are They Right for You? Pros and Cons, Costs and More

Unlike traditional braces that attach to the front of your teeth, lingual braces are placed on the back of your teeth, making them nearly invisible. While they offer many of the same benefits as traditional braces, there are also some pros and cons to consider before making a decision. Keep reading to learn more about lingual braces.
braces pain

How to Deal With Braces Pain. Expert Advice

If you're one of the millions of people who have braces, you're probably well aware of the pain they can sometimes cause. In this post, we'll share some tips on how to deal with braces pain. Keep reading to learn more!
bracket braces

Getting Orthodontic Treatment With the Use of Bracket Braces

Bracket braces are used to correct a wide variety of dental problems. In order to move your teeth, brackets are attached to each tooth with a very strong adhesive. Read on for more details about how bracket braces can help you achieve the smile you've always wanted!
how long do braces take

How Long Do Braces Take? Treatment Time

In this post, we'll give you an overview of the braces process and how long it generally takes. Keep in mind that everyone's situation is different, so your experience may vary from what we describe below. But how long do braces take in general? Let's find out.
does getting braces hurt

Does Getting Braces Hurt? Dealing With the Pain

One of the most common questions that orthodontic patients have is: does getting braces hurt? After all, orthodontic treatment is a big commitment – both in terms of time and money. You will find the answer below!
how to clean invisalign

How to Clean Invisalign – How to Get Clear Aligners

Do you have Invisalign? If so, you know that it requires special care and cleaning, even if you're not wearing each aligner for long. Here are some tips on how to clean Invisalign and keep the aligners looking clear and new.
types of retainers

Different Types of Retainers. Pros and Cons of Main Retainer Types

There are various types of retainers, and each one has its own set of pros and cons. In this blog post, we'll discuss the different types of retainers and their benefits and drawbacks. We'll also provide information on how to choose the right retainer for you. Read on!
toothbrush for braces

Toothbrush for Braces – How to Brush Your Teeth With Braces

Whether you have metal braces, ceramic braces, or Invisalign, it's important to brush your teeth properly to avoid plaque buildup and tooth decay. But how exactly do you select the best toothbrush for braces? This article will help you decide! Read on!
swollen gums with braces

Swollen Gums With Braces: Is That a Bad Sign?

Anyone who has ever had braces knows that the process can be a bit uncomfortable. In this blog post, we'll discuss some tips to deal with swollen gums with braces. So if you're thinking about straightening your teeth, or are currently experiencing swelling with braces, keep reading!
self ligating braces

Self Ligating Braces vs. Traditional Braces – A Comparison

There are many different types of braces that orthodontists can use to correct teeth alignment, and each has its own set of advantages and disadvantages. Self-ligating braces and traditional braces are two of the most popular options, but how do you know which ones are right for you? Read on!
class 3 malocclusion

Class 3 Malocclusion: Causes & Surgical-Orthodontic Treatments

There are several different classifications of dental malocclusions, each with its own symptoms and treatment options. In this blog post, we will discuss class 3 malocclusions and their treatments. Stay tuned for future posts that will cover other classes!