Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to... Read more »

The Reasons to Spring for Orthodontics

This spring, why not prepare your smile for a new adventure? If you are thinking about aligning your teeth, now could be an excellent time! There are many reasons to choose orthodontics. Aligned teeth can improve your oral health and the appearance of your smile, giving you a healthy and... Read more »

Dental Hygiene During Orthodontic Treatment

Dental hygiene is always important, but it is perhaps more so if you are wearing braces. Dental hygiene during orthodontic treatment can prevent issues like cavities under the brackets and discoloration. To ensure that you or your child are cleaning your braces and teeth properly, Dr. Michael Emanuel and our... Read more »

How Braces Work

Have you recently had braces recommended for your smile? You may be wondering how braces work to straighten your smile. Our team is happy to shed some light on the subject. Brackets Brackets are small squares that are bonded to the front of each tooth or are attached with orthodontic... Read more »

Traditional Braces Can Help Control Widely Spaced Teeth

Your child’s body goes through a wide range of changes throughout their first two decades of life. This also includes their permanent teeth replacing the primary teeth that served them during early childhood. Some children will have two or more permanent teeth emerge at a pint where the surrounding bone... Read more »

How Do Overbites Happen?

Do you or your children have overbites? Do you wonder how this could have happened? If so, we can help you understand some of the probable causes and what can be done to treat the issue. There are a few things that can lead to the development of an overbite.... Read more »

Why Choose Invisalign® to Improve Your Smile

Do you wish you could have straighter teeth but want to avoid the embarrassment of braces? If so, Invisalign® could be right for you! Invisalign has swept the world, leaving a trail of happy and aligned smiles in its wake. To teach you more about Invisalign, Dr. Michael Emanuel in... Read more »

Things Aligners Can Do

Would you like to know what aligners can do for you and your smile? If so, you have come to the right blog. Today, our orthodontist, Dr. Michael Emanuel, is happy to discuss the things aligners can do. By knowing these things, you can decide if this is the right... Read more »

Tips for Making Flossing Easier When You Have Braces

If you have braces, you most likely find flossing difficult. This is common because many people find it tough to work floss under and around the braces hardware. The good news is that flossing doesn’t have to be difficult. In fact, our orthodontist, Dr. Michael Emanuel, has some tips that... Read more »