Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to... Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Braces

Do you have questions about braces? If so, our orthodontists, Dr. Hamilton and Dr. Manuele, are here to give you the answers you’re looking for! The more you know about braces, the better. In fact, the more you know, the better chance you have of making sure braces are right... Read more »

Tips for Flossing With Braces

Flossing with braces can be a real challenge. We want you to keep your teeth healthy and clean during braces treatment, so Dr. R. Cree Hamilton would like to give you some tips for flossing with braces. Use Waxed Floss If floss is unwaxed, it is more likely to catch... Read more »

A Retainer Will Be Needed After Your Child’s Braces Have Been Removed

We installed your child’s braces into their mouth to create a functional system capable of correcting their misaligned teeth. The process relied on consistent adjustments which tensioned the components and gradually altered the orientation of their teeth. Once their teeth achieve their ideal alignment our orthodontist can uninstall your son... Read more »

Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Braces

As spring quickly approaches, you’re probably getting ready to spring clean your house. Well, as you make your plans, it’s best to include a spring clean for your braces. That’s right—you can spring clean your braces! In fact, spring cleaning your braces can help you have the top-notch appliance you... Read more »

Benefits of Orthodontic Care

Orthodontic care is a common sight, among pre-teens and teenagers and now, more and more frequently, among adults. Here are some benefits of obtaining a straighter smile through orthodontic treatment. Orthodontic treatment is used to treat malocclusion, or “bad bites.” Malocclusion occurs when the teeth are too crowded or crooked,... Read more »

Discreet Oral Care with Invisalign®

A lot of people assume that braces are for pre-teens and teenagers. But what if you missed out on braces during that time of your life? As an adult, can you get the straighter, healthier smile you’ve always wanted? The answer is definitely “Yes!”. Want to avoid the look of... Read more »

Why Should I Choose an Orthodontist?

Dentists have been providing high-quality care for many years, helping countless amounts of people achieve healthier, more attractive smiles. In some cases, dentists offer braces or clear aligners to help their patients finally achieve the smile they have always wanted. Because of this, more and more people are wondering if... Read more »

How Can I Keep Enamel Erosion at Bay When I Have Braces?

If you want a healthy smile when you align your teeth with braces, then you need to keep dental issues at bay. One dental issue to prevent is enamel erosion, which occurs when acid attacks the teeth and wears down the enamel. This can increase your chances of suffering cavities... Read more »