A Retainer Will Be Needed After Your Braces Have Been Removed

Each of your braces adjustments played an important role in altering the periodontal connective tissues that anchor your teeth in your gums. With consistent timing, the tension will eventually bring your teeth into their ideal orientation. Once this has been achieved our orthodontist can remove your braces. However, there will... Read more »

Invisalign® Can Help Improve Misaligned Teeth

If you had alignment issues with your teeth that went uncorrected in your adolescent years, or the alignment of your teeth has started to change with age, it can leave you with an unappealing smile. In many of these cases the deviations in your dentition can also increase your chances... Read more »

Orthodontics: How to Have a Good Easter With Your Braces

Our orthodontist, Dr. Dipak Chudasama, wants you to have a successful and wonderful Easter holiday this year filled with family time, Easter egg hunts and yummy treats. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful, you and your braces can suffer the consequences. But, the good news is that there are things you... Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: The Benefits of Straighter Teeth

In order to ensure that your smile gets the orthodontic care you need, always visit your orthodontist to determine if braces or another form of orthodontic alignment system is needed to correct bad bites in your mouth. If your teeth are out of alignment, there are several benefits to correcting... Read more »

A Missing Primary Tooth Might Increase Your Child’s Chances for Needing Braces

All twenty of your child’s primary teeth play an important role in biting off and breaking down food for into pieces that can be safely swallowed. However, many young children also struggle to consistently brush and floss their teeth. Some also have a propensity for placing foreign objects in their... Read more »

Orthodontic Treatments for Malocclusions

One of the biggest issues associated with oral health care is an unappealing smile. Even if you take care of your smile, misalignments with your jaw or teeth can make you smile look much less sanitary than it actually may be. These bad bites are known as malocclusions. Fortunately, through... Read more »

Oral Health Advantages: Straighter Teeth

Are you aware of the benefits of a beautiful smile? Studies have shown that individuals are much more likely to be attracted to individuals with beautiful teeth. Thus, it is important to make sure that your teeth are not out of line. If you do need to have your teeth... Read more »

How to Avoid Gum Disease When You Have Braces

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue. It’s best to prevent this disease at all costs. The major cause of gum disease is plaque and tartar building up around the gumline and infecting the gums. Unfortunately, because flossing and brushing can be difficult when you have braces, gum... Read more »

Details About Why Adolescent Years Are the Best Years to Get Braces

If you have a child who will most likely need braces, then it’s best to consider the timing. Little did you know, there are good and great times to align the smile. Our orthodontist, Dr. Dipak Chudasama, wants your child to begin orthodontic treatment at the great time, and that’s... Read more »

The Development of Orthodontics

You may think of orthodontics as a recent development, but orthodontics has been developing since ancient times. This branch of dentistry has developed gradually over time to become the modern orthodontics we know and love today. Orthodontics in Ancient Times Human remains with crooked teeth have been found dating back... Read more »