Having straight teeth is more important than mere pride in your smile; crooked or misaligned teeth can also make proper dental hygiene more difficult, increasing your risk of oral health issues like tooth decay and gum disease. At your Lake Worth orthodontist office, we can help you achieve a straighter smile without the stigma of… Read more »
Month: December 2012
How Did Kissing Under the Mistletoe Begin?
If you’ve ever kissed someone under the mistletoe during the Christmas season, chances are you weren’t thinking about how the tradition began. However, tracing the origins of the mistletoe kiss is not simple. There are numerous myths surrounding the custom, some of which even predate the Christmas tradition. Lake Worth orthodontist Dr. Ciro Cabal discusses… Read more »
Moms—How Important are You to Your Child’s Oral Health?
Most parents would not be surprised to learn that their children are most impressionable in their early years. The first few years of a child’s life are a time of rapid development, and most of what they learn comes from home and family life. Therefore, teaching your child the tenets of proper oral hygiene during… Read more »