Month: March 2021

How Early Can Patients Correct Smiles With Invisalign®?

With the Invisalign® system, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist offers a series of a clear aligners to begin shifting the teeth in proper position, improving your oral health and smile beauty as misalignment is corrected. But how early can someone start treatment with these aligners, and what makes this a nearly invisible solution to poor… Read more »

What’s The Best Age to Get Braces?

This is a trick question, because the best age to get braces is at the age when you need them. Many times, a family dentist will notice issues with the way a youngster’s teeth or jaw are developing and make a referral to a caring family orthodontist in Fort Worth, TX. If orthodontic intervention begins… Read more »

Why It Doesn’t Need to be Complicated to Straighten Your Smile

When you look in the mirror, are you happy with the state of your smile?  It is important to have a healthy smile, but there is nothing wrong with wanting to put your most attractive smile forward when it comes to family photographs, selfies and everyday conversations with family and friends. When adult or young… Read more »

Invisible Orthodontics With The Invisalign® System

Did you know that orthodontic care doesn’t have to involve the placement of very obvious metal braces? Instead, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist can actually help correct uneven teeth with a series of aligners. Made from a clear and BPA-free material, these aligners will be nearly invisible, and in fact, can be removed before your… Read more »

iTero® Helps Us Design Custom Treatment Options

When we correct misalignment, we use braces and aligners, and to treat issues like TMJ disorder, we could craft a custom appliance. But how do we ensure these fit comfortably, and offer treatment with precision and accuracy? In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will discuss how we gather detailed digital impressions!

We Have Cosmetic Braces And Aligners For Your Smile

When you have uneven smile, whether you’re a child, teenager, or an adult, the health of your teeth and gums could suffer. You could also feel self-conscious about your smile’s appearance. To help correct uneven teeth without having a major impact on your appearance during the process, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist may suggest cosmetic… Read more »

When Can I Take Out My Aligners?

Invisalign® is often preferred because the aligners are clear and fit comfortably. But another major benefit is the fact that they can be taken out before meals or special occasions. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will explain when they can be taken out, and how to ensure you obtain optimal results in… Read more »

Tooth-Colored Braces For Our Teenaged Patients

When your teenager needs braces, he or she may not be thrilled. While your kid may want a straighter smile, they could worry about the impact of metal braces on their appearance. Fortunately, to assuage their concerns, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist can provide a set of braces with ceramic brackets, allowing them to be… Read more »

Can Treatment Start In Childhood?

You don’t have to wait until the teenage and adult years to finally tackle your misalignment. In fact, we recommend starting the process as early as possible to help guide the smile as it grows and changes. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will explain how we help children in our community with… Read more »

Can My Orthodontist Stop MY TMJ Pain?

If you have pain centered in and around your jaw joints and head, this could be related to an issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. Unless treated, this could lead to complications, like bruxism (teeth grinding). To stop your pain and restore balance to your smile, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist may suggest a… Read more »