Braces Don’t Just Align Your Smile

Braces don't just align crooked smiles, in fact, modern orthodontics help your smile with a variety of oral issues. At the orthodontic practice of Michael Emanuel DDS PLLC located in Brooklyn, New York, we are proud to help our patients of all ages avoid the pitfalls of poor oral health. If you have teeth that are crowded, or have a misaligned bite... read more »

You Don’t Have to Let a Canker Sore Linger in Your Mouth

Have you recently started orthodontic treatment and have discovered canker sores in your mouth? Do you know what canker sores look like? These temporary mouth sores will ease as your oral tissues adjust to your new braces within a couple of weeks. During this time, these sores will appear as shallow ulcers which are white (or yellow) surrounded by a... read more »