Wearing Class II Elastics

Wearing Class II Elastics

read this Apr 7, 2016 | Caring for Braces

Class II Elastics allow our orthodontists to correct excess overjet (often called “overbite” in lay terms), often caused by a disharmony in how the upper and lower jaws fit together. Although most people seek orthodontic treatment to straighten their teeth and are...
Caring for Teeth with Braces

Caring for Teeth with Braces

turtle beach p11 hook up Mar 30, 2016 | Caring for Braces

Braces, wires, springs, rubber bands, and other appliances can attract food and plaque, which can stain teeth if not brushed away. Most orthodontists recommend brushing after every meal or snack with fluoride toothpaste and carefully removing any food that may have...