Month: April 2018

Will Invisalign® Fit My Lifestyle?

The Invisalign® system is a very nearly invisible way to straighten your teeth. Using advanced digital  imaging technology, your Invisalign® treatment is personalized to your smile’s needs. The treatment is done by using a series of clear aligners, each set worn for about two weeks, to gently shift your teeth into position. Throughout the treatment, your… Read more »

Can Certain Foods Help Your Oral Health?

You are probably well aware of the foods to avoid to help keep your mouth healthy: sugary snacks, very hard or sticky candy, etc. But are you aware of the foods that can help provide your teeth with important nutrients and minerals? Your teeth require enough minerals and nutrients to stay healthy and strong enough to… Read more »

A Confidence Boost With A Straighter Smile

Your smile is one of the very first things that people notice about you when they meet you. It may be one of the very first things that you notice when you look in the mirror. If you are not happy with the way your smile looks, you may not use it very often. Not… Read more »

Events At The Fort Worth Library

Lake Country Orthodontics is proud to serve the Fort Worth community, and proud to help the smiles of families in this great community. The public library is always hosting fun activities for kids, adults, and the whole family! This week, there a lot of really cool and educational special events going on.

How Do You Diagnose TMJ Disorder?

Temporomandibular joint disorder can be a literal pain in the neck. The condition, which is more commonly known as TMJ disorder, is a disorder of the joints of your jaw. The disorder can manifest in a multitude of ways, and some not necessarily be pain in your jaw. Symptoms can include anything from headaches to… Read more »

Tips For Living Well With Invisalign®

Two of the most appealing benefits of Invisalign® treatment are that the aligners are removable and that they are discreet. These qualities are appealing because they allow you to continue living your best life during treatment. The clear acrylic aligners can and should be removed from your smile when you eat, drink, brush, floss, etc…. Read more »

Malocclusion’s Link To Health Problems

Malocclusion, which is the technical term for a bad bite, can affect your overall oral health. Your oral health is linked to your overall health, which makes it possible for malocclusion to cause systemic issues for your body.  A misaligned bite can include crooked and crowded teeth that make cleaning the mouth difficult. Not being… Read more »

Earth Day And Other Fort Worth Events

This year, Earth Day is celebrated on April 22nd, but that doesn’t mean that there are not plenty of local events celebrating it this weekend and next week. Along with Earth Day celebrations, there are tons of other ways to get outside and have fun with the family. Lake Country Orthodontics is proud to be… Read more »

Tips To Avoid Bad Breath

Bad breath is not usually a subject that people enjoy talking about. While it is not exactly a serious affliction, bad breath can be embarrassing in social situations, and at the worst, it could be a sign that there might be a sign of something serious. Unfortunately, wearing braces can contribute to having bad breath. The… Read more »

Does Invisalign Treatment Hurt?

One of the most common questions that people ask before getting Invisalign treatment is whether or not it will hurt. Those familiar with traditional metal braces may know that the pain from the braces may never be intense or excruciating. However, there is a certain amount of pain that can come along with orthodontic treatment. Invisalign… Read more »