Consistent Oral Hygiene Practices Are Essential to the Process of Realigning Teeth with Braces

The orthodontic braces installed in your mouth at Michael Emanuel DDS PLLC’s orthodontic clinic represent a functional system capable of gradually correcting the alignment of your teeth. This involves regularly schedule adjustments that will tighten the braces components to move your teeth by small degrees. Consistent oral hygiene practices are essential for maintaining your braces as well as the overall... read more »

Brushing Your Teeth While You Have Braces

Usually, it is a good idea to brush your teeth twice a day and floss at least once a day. Some people brush after every meal, and if you choose to do that, you should wait for thirty minutes after your meal before you brush, to give your saliva time to clean the acid from your teeth. When you wear... 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 is ceramic braces. Let's look at what ceramic braces are... read more »