April is National Facial Protection Month

Spring is here, and Spring Sports are underway.Since April is National Facial Protection Month, we thought we would share a few words of wisdom about why you should wear protective gear when playing sports. First and foremost, fashion. You look cool doing it! OK,...

Braces Friendly Recipes: Potato Nachos

Braces Friendly Recipes: Quick Potato Nachos We know our patients are probably missing nachos, so we thought we would share a recipe for a pretty delicious alternative made with potatoes instead of nacho chips! Ingredients: 1 ½ pounds russet potatoes, cut into 1/2...

The Retainer Rundown

The Retainer Rundown If you have had Orthodontic Treatment you’ve probably been there. It is your big day! You’re sitting in the chair, running your tongue over your slimy teeth, feeling a new sense of freedom…and then it happens…the Orthodontist hands YOU a retainer....

When is the Right Age for Braces?

When Is the Right Age for Braces? When we were young it seemed easy, you waited for your baby teeth to be gone and then saw the orthodontist.  Today we see kids of all ages in braces, so we are left wondering when is the right time for my child? The American...