Wearing a Retainer Will Help You Make Sure Your New Smile Lasts for a Long Time

Over the course of successive adjustments, the braces installed by your orthodontist, Dr. Michael Emanuel, have moved your teeth into their ideal alignment. This will give you a better functioning mouth and a winning smile. It’s important to note that even after your braces have been removed, there will still... Read more »

Why to Consider Ceramic Braces

It's perfectly normal to want a straight, beautiful smile. However, if you're not a teenager anymore it can feel a bit embarrassing to wear braces. That's why we offer many different options for adults looking to fix their teeth and make their smile look incredible again. Once of those options... Read more »

How to Care for Your Teeth with Braces

Dr. Michael Emanuel If you have crooked or crowded teeth, Dr. Michael Emanuel may recommend braces in Brooklyn, New York. Getting braces requires dedication on your part. Caring for your teeth while wearing braces will take a little more time. However, the end results are well worth the effort. How... Read more »

Braces Are Commonly Used to Address Certain Orthodontic and Alignment Issues

While they come with certain cosmetic variations, braces work on the same set of principles. Through the course of consistent and progressive adjustment sessions, the braces apply modest pressure to stretch the periodontal ligaments that anchor your teeth. Each adjustment brings the teeth one small step closer to your ideal... Read more »

Braces Will Correct Many Different Alignment Issues

Dr. Michael Emanuel has successfully used braces to correct many different alignment issues over the years. The exact reason why braces might be called for, can vary from child to child, but most are related to a few core issues. Through the process of growing up, you son or daughter... Read more »

Damaged Braces Require Immediate Care

Through the course of your regular adjustment sessions with your Michael Emanuel DDS PLLC orthodontist, your teeth will gradually be moved into their idea alignment. However, if any part of your braces is bent or damaged in some way, it will likely increase the number of required alignment sessions. If... Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Orthodontics

Do you have questions about orthodontics in Brooklyn, New York? If so, our Michael Emanuel DDS PLLC team is more than happy to help you! We understand that orthodontics and braces can be a bit overwhelming and confusing, and we are happy to help you know more by giving you... Read more »