Category: Oral Health

Bad Habits That Can Harm Your Smile

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Even if you brush your teeth every day and you take great care of your orthodontia, you can still hurt your smile and prompt misalignment. There are numerous activities and habits — ones you may not even notice — that are harmful to your overall oral health. While each one may not seem like a… Read more »

Keeping Smiles Clean On Thanksgiving

If you have braces, food could become caught in your orthodontics and put your smile at risk. Even if you wear retainers or aligners, your smile could still be vulnerable to decay following your Thanksgiving feast. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist has tips to help improve the health of your smile, even… Read more »

Use Your 2021 Dental Benefits Soon!

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The end of 2021 may be coming soon, but it’s not too late to start treatment with Invisalign®! In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist is talking about using your 2021 dental benefits or health savings funds before they expire at midnight on December 31st, so you can obtain a straighter smile with clear… Read more »

Safeguarding Your Smile During Halloween

Halloween is a great time to watch your favorite scary movies, dress up in costumes, and of course, enjoy the candy your family accumulated while trick or treating. But for kids and adults with braces, this could mean increasing the risk of tooth decay if you’re not careful! In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX,… Read more »

How Misalignment Alters Your Oral Health

When you have uneven teeth, this could lead to greater trouble for your smile than just poor esthetics. For many, this could mean everything from cavities to teeth grinding. However, we have treatments to correct your misalignment, even in childhood or adulthood! In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about how misalignment alters… Read more »

How Even Teeth Provide Healthier Smiles

When you have uneven teeth, this could be embarrassing and lead to issues with the health of your smile. In fact, misalignment is often linked to issues like tooth decay, periodontal disease, and even TMJ disorder! In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about how we provide even teeth and protect your oral… Read more »

The Complications Of Orthodontics And Thanksgiving Dinner

Next week, many of us will be enjoying a Thanksgiving dinner with our families. While these celebrations will likely be smaller than usual due to social distancing, that doesn’t mean you’ll be avoiding your favorite holiday dishes. If you have braces, then your orthodontics could make your mealtime challenging. Your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist has… Read more »

How Does Misalignment Cause Poor Oral Health?

At the moment, we’re closing our doors to help protect the community from COVID-19. However, as soon as we can open our doors again, we would love to help you and your family address your issues with misalignment. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist is looking at the dangers posed by crooked, crowded,… Read more »

Caring For Your Smile (And Your Orthodontics) At Home

Our office is currently only addressing emergency orthodontic cases, as we encourage people to stay home and help slow the continued spread of COVID-19. Which means caring for your teeth, gums, and yes, your orthodontics and appliances, is more important than ever. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist discusses what you can do… Read more »

A Few Conditions Crooked Teeth Makes More Likely

The thing about crooked teeth is that they can affect patients of all ages. In children, the importance of addressing the condition is often more pronounced. If not corrected, their crooked teeth will continue to grow even further out of alignment, affecting many different aspects of their oral health. In adults, however, addressing crooked teeth… Read more »