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Category Archives: Ceramic Braces

Treat Yourself To Ceramic Braces This Year As The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Going to any doctor or dentist is not necessarily a favorite pastime of anyone. Usually, we head to these places under painful or uncomfortable circumstances. Toothaches and illnesses offer a host of different symptoms, some more severe than others, but regardless, they are all unpleasant. However, think out-of-the-box this holiday season to treat yourself or… read more

You Need To Take Care Of Your Ceramic Braces

Usually, the choice to have ceramic braces applied instead of metal ones is a choice of aesthetics. Ceramic braces tend to be less conspicuous than the metal alternative, and thus don’t affect the appearance of the per-son as much. However, in order to keep providing these benefits, a bit of extra care is required for… read more

Your Options For Braces

These days, you may find that a dentist is recommending the use of braces for either your child or even your-self! But there’s one thing that everyone needs to understand once the professional recommendation for braces is made. This is not going to be an overnight, “quick fix” solution, but rather something that may take… read more

Why Do People Get Braces?

There’s no question that you should only consider getting braces once a qualified dental professional has conducted a check up and made a recommendation. But while we rely on these experts to tell us when we or our children require braces, there can be many different reasons why braces are required. There isn’t just one… read more

Things To Expect In The First Few Days After Receiving Braces

Every mouth, tooth, and patient is unique and different. Therefore, not all clients will have the same experience when it comes to wearing braces. However, there are certain things that people who are obtaining metal, or ceramic braces, should expect after the procedure. Prevent mild sensitivity or other common symptoms from sending you into panic… read more

Straight Equals Healthy, When It Comes To Teeth, And Ceramic Braces Can Help You Achieve The Feat

One common reason for people not wanting to repair crooked teeth is just because of the way that traditional metal braces make them look. For many professionals, a slightly misaligned bite does not justify the use of somewhat unappealing stainless steel braces to correct the problem. Wearers of braces have been the unfortunate recipients of… read more

4 Bite Problems And How To Correct Them

Dentists correct cavities and fix teeth. Orthodontists fix tooth alignments, and that means more than just straightening them with braces. Your jaw plays a key role in determining how well your teeth lineup, and as such there are a lot of misalignments that an orthodontist can help correct.

Think Again If You Believe That You Are Too Old For Braces

Many patients assume that braces are no longer an option when they reach a certain age. Other people just won’t have them installed because of the unpleasant look associated with metal braces. However, breakthroughs in the dental industry have given us multiple other options to choose from that are more aesthetically pleasing than traditional methods…. read more

Porcelain Is Perfect For Dental Care

Humans have been using porcelain for a very long time. At its heart, porcelain is nothing more than a kind of ceramic, a kind of clay that you bake until all (or nearly all) the water is gone and so you’re left with a smooth, hard stone. Porcelain makes use of a lot of different… read more

3 Options For Correcting Teeth

Crooked and misaligned teeth aren’t just a vanity problem, they’re a health problem. Teeth that don’t match up when you clench them together can wear each other down, make it hard to chew, or possibly even push against each other to create a permanent toothache and force you to remove more than just your wisdom… read more