Can You Eat Thanksgiving Dinner with Braces?

Can You Eat Thanksgiving Dinner with Braces?

Braces do amazing things for your smile. We’re big fans of them because every day we get to see how happy our patients are with the results! But one question a lot of our patients ask is, can you eat Thanksgiving dinner with braces? Short answer: Yes! Here’s what you...
Getting a Dental Cleaning with Braces

Getting a Dental Cleaning with Braces

Proper dental care is important to keep your smile bright and healthy. You may have heard how important it is to get your teeth cleaned, but is getting a dental cleaning with braces possible? Here’s what you need to know. Can You Get a Dental Cleaning with...
Back-to-School Braces Color Ideas

Back-to-School Braces Color Ideas

Fashion tip: Your braces can be your number one accessory to express your style! There are so many options to explore, the possibilities are nearly endless. Here are some great back-to-school braces color ideas to get your started! A Rainbow of Colors In the early...
5 Ways Braces Can Change Your Life

5 Ways Braces Can Change Your Life

Braces can do so many amazing things for people. Braces not only straighten your smile, but can also change your life. That’s why we love what we do so much: we witness lives change here daily! Here are 5 ways braces can change your life that we think are pretty...
Summer Vacation with Braces

Summer Vacation with Braces

The school year is over! The weather forecaster predicts beautiful sunshine. You’ve looked forward to summer all year long. But what about your new braces? Read on for our top tips for summer vacation with braces to help you make this the best summer yet. Summer...
5 Things Not to Do with Braces

5 Things Not to Do with Braces

Nobody wants to have a wire or bracket pop loose! But it happens to the best of us. Fortunately, knowing what might damage your braces can help you sidestep mishaps most of the time. Let’s talk about 5 things not to do with braces so you can avoid emergency...
What to Eat During Your First Week with Braces

What to Eat During Your First Week with Braces

New braces can be tough to get used to. Braces are a big adjustment, but eating foods that are gentle on your mouth can help. Here are some ideas for what to eat during your first week with braces. Breakfast When you’re planning what to eat during your first week with...
Style Tips for Braces

Style Tips for Braces

Do you feel nervous about your new braces? Or unsure about your new smile? Did you know that braces can be a great fashion statement? Read on to learn some style tips for braces to help you feel confident in your new smile. So Many Options When it’s time to choose...
What is a Retainer?

What is a Retainer?

Just the thought of getting your braces off is super exciting! You’ll get to see what your new smile looks like! If you’re getting your braces off soon, your orthodontist may have recommended a retainer. What is a retainer and how can it help your teeth? Let’s...
Choosing Valentine’s Day Candy

Choosing Valentine’s Day Candy

Holidays like Valentine’s Day are the perfect time to make a special someone feel extra special, but sometimes traditional holiday treats aren’t the easiest on our health, especially for those who have underlying health conditions. When choosing Valentine’s Day...