Month: January 2016

What You Might Not Know About Orthodontic Technology

When you think about orthodontics, you might picture a set of conspicuous, bracket-and-wire braces. For some adults who need treatment for crooked teeth, this conception might make them hesitant to make important dental corrections. Misalignment can cause you to endure an uncomfortable bite, as well as impede your ability to thoroughly clean your teeth. It… Read more »

How A Misaligned Bite Can Contribute To TMJ Problems

The alignment of your teeth affects more than just the quality of your smile. Crooked teeth can be harder to clean, and can affect your ability to comfortably bite and chew. Malocclusion is a term for when your teeth do not line up properly when you bite down. An uncomfortable bite can contribute to TMJ dysfunction, a… Read more »

Starting Orthodontic Treatment For Your Child

It can be difficult to determine exactly when you should start orthodontic treatment for your child. If your child exhibits possible occlusion issues at a young age, you may want to bring them in for a consultation with your orthodontist. In cases where young children appear at risk for misalignment at a young age, they… Read more »