Getting to Know Your Retainer

Though you and your braces will spend a lot of time together, you will probably be excited to have them removed. When that day comes, you will be ready to show off your beautiful new smile to everyone you know. However, following the removal of your braces, you will need to wear a retainer for… Read more »

Simple Tips to Help Preserve and Maintain Traditional Braces

The traditional braces installed in your mouth by our orthodontist represent a functional system capable of correcting the alignment of your teeth. With regularly scheduled adjustments your teeth will be brought into alignment for a healthier mouth and a more attractive smile. Throughout the realignment process, you will need to take steps to maintain your… Read more »

A Fixed Retainer Needs Special Focus When Brushing and Flossing

Each of the adjustments appointments at Orthodontics, Inc. involves Dr. Wilson applying progressive tension to the components. This plays an important role in modifying the connective tissues that anchor your teeth to your gums. Once the alignment in your teeth has been fully corrected, Dr. Wilson can remove the braces components. But your teeth and… Read more »

Keep Your Braces and Teeth Healthy with These Tips

We are thrilled to offer custom orthodontic treatment at to help you achieve the healthy and beautiful smile you have always wanted. Braces require proper care in order to effectively improve your smile. The following tips can help you care for your braces and smile by avoiding certain foods and keeping your teeth clean: —… Read more »

Follow Up Orthodontic Treatment With a Retainer to Preserve Your Smile

Your routinely scheduled visits with the orthodontist and our team to have your braces adjusted is necessary for the proper alignment of your teeth. Following the removal of your braces, areas of your smile will still have tension, including the dental sockets and their connective tissues, requiring a second phase of treatment. You can receive… Read more »

When You’re Expecting Invisalign®

If you have chosen Invisalign®, it is likely because you are hesitant about wearing metal brackets and wires to straighten your teeth. You would love to straighten your smile without marring the beauty of it in the process. As you are just beginning your Invisalign journey, or simply considering taking the Invisalign route, Dr. and… Read more »

An Orthodontic Snore Guard Can Help

A prescription snore guard provided by Dr. and the orthodontic specialists at is intended to help hold the mouth and soft palate in the correct position for the clear passage of air. This can help alleviate symptoms of moderate sleep apnea such as chronic snoring and intermediate breathing interruption. The specific type of snore guard… Read more »

Tips on Caring for Your Braces During the Holidays

Little did you know, holiday parties could be dangerous for your braces. In fact, certain party activities could break your braces brackets and wires and even promote dental issues. So, it’s important to care for your braces as much as possible as you gather with family members and friends. Our , Dr. , is happy… Read more »

Focus Your Oral Health Care on Invisalign®

Have you ever heard of Invisalign®? Invisalign is a highly effective and revolutionary form of orthodontic alignment system designed to improve your smile so that you have straight teeth, better oral hygiene, and a lower risk for numerous diseases. For some of the benefits that Invisalign orthodontic aligner treatment systems can provide, see below: –… Read more »

Orthodontics & Malocclusion

Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry whose focus is on correcting teeth and jaws that are not positioned properly. When the teeth are crooked or crowded, they are harder to sufficiently clean, so they are more prone to cavities. Misaligned teeth or bad bites are referred to as malocclusion. There are several types of malocclusion… Read more »