Your Child Will Need to Use a Retainer After Their Braces Have Been Removed

Each of your child’s braces adjustments with Dr. Joseph Wilson gradually tightened your braces to correct alignment of your son or daughter’s teeth. Once their ideal alignment has been achieved, Dr. Joseph Wilson can remove the orthodontic hardware from their mouth. However, this is not the end of the process.... Read more »

Got Braces? Here’s What You Need to Know

Braces are strong, successful, and sometimes even colorful! They move your teeth and give you the smile you have always wanted. To teach you a little more about braces in Yuma, Arizona, Dr. Joseph Wilson is happy to share some handy facts. First, it’s important to keep up on oral... Read more »

Treating Your Malocclusion is Vital

Perfect smiles frequently necessitate orthodontic treatments that battle the effects of malocclusions. Although malocclusions are fairly commonplace, they can have a negative impact on both the aesthetics and overall health of your teeth and gums. Are you seeking a beautiful, healthy smile? Treating your malocclusion is vital. Incisor malocclusions are... Read more »

Am I Ready for a Retainer?

If you are getting your braces off soon, or are considering getting braces, at some point in time, we’ll talk about fitting you for a retainer. A retainer is used to help keep your teeth in place after your braces have been removed. Like braces, a retainer is custom-made for... Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Habits Are Important When Correcting the Alignment of Your Teeth

Braces are known for correcting alignment problems with your teeth through successive adjustments. Every four to six weeks Dr. Joseph Wilson will tighten your braces. This will bring your teeth one small step closer to their ideal position. Maintaining good oral hygiene during the realignment process is very important. Cavities... Read more »

Straighten and Align Your Smile with Invisalign®

Straighten and align your smile with Invisalign®. Did you know that Invisalign orthodontic aligners are metal-free and capable of straightening your smile to the flawless design you desire? Even if you have had an orthodontic alignment in the past, it may be possible for Invisalign to help treat any relapses... Read more »

Are Malocclusions Affecting Your Smile?

Are malocclusions affecting your smile? Damage to your smile in the form of a misalignment can increase your risk of tooth decay, gum disease, and tooth breakage. When teeth are not straight, they can simply chip or crack, and cause you enamel damage that can put your entire smile at... Read more »

What Kind of Smile Do You Wish You Had?

What kind of smile do you wish you had? With our help, our outstanding team can get you on the path to a straighter smile in no time. With braces, you can set crooked teeth straight once more, and correct your misaligned smile. Listed below are some of the best... Read more »

How to Keep Your Retainer in Tip-Top Shape

If you have a retainer in Yuma, Arizona, whether it’s a metal retainer or a plastic retainer, it’s important to take good care of it so it can keep your teeth in pristine condition. However, that might be a difficult task if you’re not sure how to keep your retainer... Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Cleaning Orthodontic Braces

Did you know that caring for your braces is important to ensure that they can continue to work correctly and effectively for the duration of your orthodontic treatment? Braces will not prevent or stop tooth decay or gum disease, so it is important to continue to protect your teeth as... Read more »