Secret tips for getting food out of your braces
There’s a really tricky piece of celery stuck in your braces, or bread caught between the brackets. You’re in a bind: without using your fingers, how do you get all this gunk out of your teeth? We have you covered. These are some solid go-tos to get braces out of your teeth without harming the hardware.
How to prepare for getting your braces removed
The day has finally arrived: you’re going to get your braces off and reveal your new teeth to the world. But what do you need to do to be prepared? Here’s a list of things to consider when you approach the big day.
Quotes from famous people on wearing braces
Haven’t we always said that stars are just like us? We’ve collected a series of quotes from celebrities on their experiences wearing braces. Not all experiences are sunshine and rainbows, but it’s important to feel like you’re not alone in this journey.
Going back to school with braces
You just got your braces on and you still have to debut them to your classmates at school. You’re not sure how to adjust to this change. What should you do to make sure you’re feeling confident before you head back to school? Take a look at this list. We’re happy to help you along the way!
What about Braces and Sports Mouthguards?
Many of our patients (both adults and children) participate in a variety of sports activities. The need for safety equipment […]
Celebrities with braces
We love when celebrities—A-list or even D-list—act like us. Since we most often see celebrities as aspirational or iconic, it’s nice to humanize them a bit...because, after all, they are people just like us.
The difference between an orthodontist and a dentist
A dentist receives a “doctor of dental surgery (DDS)”undergraduate degree after successfully completing a 4 year university program. He/She receives […]
5 reasons to love your braces
Your braces are doing some hard work for you. They’re an investment in your smile, your health, and overall well-being. Many people are excited to undergo orthodontic treatment because of the results: they’re results that are completely worth it.
10 things anyone who has braces will understand
You were nervous before getting them put on. Your teeth hurt from time to time, and sometimes you have to use wax to fix the pain. You can’t eat apples, but you can eat….ice cream. Any of this sound familiar?
Braces life hacks
Your orthodontist is working hard to ensure you have a painless and comfortable experience with your braces. Regardless, your braces will require some adjustments: after all, it’s a big change to undergo, one that will be with you day in and day out for up to 24 months.
4 Reasons to Find a Human Orthodontist
Our world is becoming increasingly convenient. Need a lift? There’s an app for that. Hungry? There’s an app for that. Low on coffee and toothpaste? There’s an app for that too.
20 tips for living with braces
We won’t sugarcoat it: life with braces will be different. That said, it doesn’t have to be difficult - like any significant change in your life, having braces will get easier as you go along.