Do Braces Hurt?

Do Braces Hurt?

Getting braces can be a big change. Most people feel nervous about it and have lots of questions about what it will be like. Let’s talk about one of the most common concerns: Do braces hurt? Unfortunately, sometimes, they do. There may be some discomfort in the...
Back to School Braces Colors

Back to School Braces Colors

You’ve probably already put lots of thought into defining your individual style for the new school year. Have you considered how your braces can be an integral part of that style? Choosing back to school braces colors can add to your style in fun and unique ways....
Healthy Summer Snacks

Healthy Summer Snacks

We all want to eat healthy, but when life gets busy, sometimes it’s just more convenient to opt for the easiest and quickest snack. By having healthy snacks on hand, though, the easiest and quickest snack can be something that is also healthy and nourishing for your...
Summer Survival Guide for Braces

Summer Survival Guide for Braces

Braces are awesome, but not always easy. We’ve got your back with a super handy summer survival guide for braces to help make things a bit easier as you embark on your summer fun and adventures. Now you can get back to worrying about more interesting things like which...
What You Need to Know About Braces

What You Need to Know About Braces

Braces are a huge adjustment when you first get them so it’s a great idea to learn as much as possible about braces beforehand to help make the adjustment process go more smoothly. Whether it’s planning easy-to-eat meals for your first week with braces, or how to...
Permanent Retainer vs. Removable Retainer

Permanent Retainer vs. Removable Retainer

You’ve waited months to get your braces off and see your amazing new smile. But with your new smile comes an important choice: Permanent retainer vs. removable retainer? Each has their own pros and cons, so let’s discuss them to help you decide which one best fits...
5 Fun New Dental Products

5 Fun New Dental Products

Dental care is far too often thought of as merely routine, mundane, boring or a chore. It doesn’t have to be that way. Once you hear about the latest advances in technology and newest gadgets, we think you’ll agree: Dental care can be cool and fun! Here are 5 fun new...
Super Dentist! How X-Rays Help Your Dentist

Super Dentist! How X-Rays Help Your Dentist

Did you know that your dentist has a superpower? It’s called an x-ray and it gives them the ability to see inside your teeth. Dental x-rays are images produced by an x-ray machine that’s kept inside your dentist’s office that your dentist can use to assess the health...
3 Ways to Prevent Cavities

3 Ways to Prevent Cavities

We all want to avoid cavities and the discomfort and inconvenience they cause. But what are cavities and what causes them? Cavities are what happens when the hard surface of your tooth, the enamel, decays or becomes damaged, and a hole forms. There are many things...
5 Reasons to Get Tooth Whitening

5 Reasons to Get Tooth Whitening

Are you wanting a brighter smile, but wondering if tooth whitening is right for you? There are many reasons to get tooth whitening. Americans spend billions of dollars every year on whitening products and treatments and they each have their own benefits and drawbacks....