Month: January 2015

Quiz: Should I Try Invisalign?

Are you wondering if you should try Invisalign? Many people are curious about this unique and innovative orthodontic treatment. A clear alternative to traditional braces, this system can help you achieve a straighter smile without the use of metal brackets and wires. Who qualifies for clear braces? How do you know if they are right… Read more »

What is an Orthodontic Emergency?

Orthodontics can correct misalignment and help you enjoy a even, healthier smile. Occasionally however, you may find yourself faced with an orthodontic emergency. What is an orthodontic emergency? Simply put, this refers to any damage that occurs to your braces or appliances, as well as any discomfort that rises from wearing them. When faced with… Read more »

FAQs: Do Children Need Orthodontic Care?

Many parents often wonder if children need orthodontic care. Are braces meant mainly for young adults and adults? In reality, seeking care at a young age can have a number of benefits. At Lake Country Orthodontics, we can help your little one enjoy an even, beautiful smile with children’s orthodontics.

Quiz: What Causes a Popping Jaw?

Do you have a popping jaw? If your jaw exhibits a popping or crackling sensation, then you may have TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. This common dental health issue affects over ten million people in the United States. Fortunately, comfortable and minimally invasive treatment options exist to restore your jaw to optimal comfort and… Read more »