With Age Comes Wisdom (Teeth)!

Wisdom teeth, also called 3rd molars, are the last teeth to erupt in your mouth. This generally occurs between 17-21 years of age. Wisdom teeth can lead to problems if there isn’t enough space in your jaw to accommodate them or if they come through in the wrong position, like this patient. If your dentist Read More …

Importance of Good Hygiene During Ortho Treatment

Good hygiene during orthodontic treatment contributes to a smoother process, keeps teeth healthy, and decreases the risk of discoloration and tooth decay. Brush often – twice per day is ideal, but more is even better!  Use flossers to remove additional food and debris that gets stuck in between teeth and around brackets and wires.  Foods Read More …

Helping Healthy Mouths Look Better

Cosmetic dentistry can significantly enhance the appearance of your smile and boost your self-image. It is a complement to the overall health and function of your teeth. We offer the following types of cosmetic procedures: veneers, bonding, enamel shaping/microabrasion, whitening, tissue recontouring, and orthodontics. For more info and before/after pictures, visit the Cosmetic Dentistry tab Read More …

An Ode to Your Orthodontics

Food and plaque can easily get trapped In the tiny spaces around your braces. So take care of your grill by brushing after every meal And using floss at least once per day. A little effort now is definitely worth your while Because you only have One Life, One Smile! #NCDHM