Fun Facts About Cleaning Braces

Are you currently wearing orthodontic braces or thinking about doing so in the future? One significant reminder to keep in mind is the need to always make sure they are well cared for and properly maintained. Although braces seek to actively straighten your teeth, if they are damaged, they will not be able to function needed. Listed below are a... read more »

Once Perfectly Aligned Your Child’s Braces Can Be Removed

Your child’s routine braces adjustment sessions at Michael Emanuel DDS PLLC’s Brooklyn, New York orthodontic clinic have been important to realigning their teeth for a more appealing smile and preventing future dental dysfunction. Once their teeth have achieved their ideal alignment, the braces hardware can be removed. However, there will still be some residual tension in the periodontal ligaments anchoring... read more »

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 be some lingering tension in your periodontal ligaments. If this... 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 the answers to the following frequently asked questions: Why is... read more »