6 Facts to Know Before Getting Braces

1. Do not wait for your child to loose all baby teeth before seeing an orthodontist. Why does the American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children have an orthodontic consultation by the age of 7? There are problems that become more severe and not correctable without surgery if left until all permanent teeth are in. For instance, an underbite (where …

Invisalign Revisited

This recent article by a British journalist, “Invisalign Braces: Does the New Invisible Dentistry Innovation Really Work?” deserves some commentary. First, it is commendable that this chap decided to get treatment as an adult. Second, it is true that crooked teeth tend to get worse over time, and since a smile is one of the first things people notice, it can greatly …