How do braes move your teeth

How Braces Move Your Teeth

Braces can oftentimes seem like a miracle. Your imperfect teeth become perfect after a little time and patience, and it’s all due to these magical wonders. Braces aren’t really magic, it’s all science, but how braces move teeth is incredible. Patients go from having alignment issues, bite problems and other orthodontic issues to having no issues at all. So, how…

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Are ceramic braces right for you

Are Ceramic Braces Right for You?

The news that you need braces may not be met with shrieks of joy and excitement. You may think you’re not ready to deal with altering your appearance for a period of months or years. The good news is, with the different types of products available today, you won’t have to worry about your braces getting in the way of…

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What is early Orthodontics for kids

What Is Early Orthodontics?

You may have heard a parent talk about how their child has just started orthodontic treatment at the age of eight. How can that be? After all, aren’t kids that age a little young to be starting treatment, especially if they still have their baby teeth? Well, not exactly. You see, early orthodontics seeks to address issues that can impact…

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How to find an Orthodontist for kids

Finding the Best Orthodontist for Your Child

With all of the options for orthodontists in your area, it can be quite a task to find the perfect fit for your child. After all, it may be stressful for your child to find out they need orthodontic treatment and they may be scared about what to expect. That’s why finding the perfect fit for your child’s needs is…

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How to tell if you need braces

Do You Need Braces? 4 Ways You Can Tell

Not all issues with your smile are visible. That’s why it’s important to pay attention when it comes to figuring out if you need braces or not. Sometimes, you may feel as though your teeth are straight, so there’s no need to seek the expertise of an orthodontist, but there may be issues under the surface that can cause trouble…

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Why do you need elastics with braces

Jaw Surgery and Braces

You may not realize the severity of a jaw issue when it first begins, especially if your symptoms are manageable at the moment. However, the longer you ignore the issues with your jaw, the more pain and discomfort you risk as you grow older. You see, our jaws are meant to function in harmony with each other, so one small…

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Getting braces while you have implants, crowns, or veneers

Getting Braces with Implants, Crowns, or Veneers

If you’re looking into orthodontic treatment and you have implants, crowns or veneers, you will need to evaluate your options. After all, you’ve invested time and money into your smile already and you don’t want to risk damaging your teeth with your orthodontic treatment. You may also be considering making some of these cosmetic changes to your teeth and are…

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Getting jaw surgery while you have braces

Why Your Orthodontist Might Recommend Elastics with Braces

One of the many great aspects of getting orthodontic treatment from The Smile Store is your treatment plan will be personalized to meet your specific needs. While our orthodontic specialists are well trained and educated to handle a wide range of issues, no two patients are the same. One thing that could be different about your treatment plan compared to…

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