Posts Categorized:Braces

If you recently got braces in Oxford, NC and have found that you’ve developed bad breath, also known as halitosis, there’s a good chance that it’s being caused by bacteria remaining in your mouth. Your braces give bacteria many more crevices to hide in, making it extremely important to increase your focus on oral hygiene.…

There’s a lot going on in the world today and it’s easy to forget what we are thankful for as we reflect on this Thanksgiving. Your Raleigh, NC, orthodontist is most thankful for you, your business and your trust as we work with you to make your smiles the best they can possibly be. Wilson…

Transforming your smile is a big decision and an important one. We’re all busy, we all have things to do, and we all have reasons to put things off – and tend to use those reasons often. For this reason, your Durham, NC, orthodontist should offer same-day appointments. There’s no delay, no problem, and most…

Flossing is an important part of maintaining good oral health because it removes plaque and food debris that cannot be dislodged from brushing. Flossing also helps prevent gum disease and can help prevent tooth decay. Yes, everyone who is serious about their dental health should make flossing part of their daily routine – and this…

With the growing popularity of Invisalign, a growing number of orthodontists are offering this treatment option. If your Oxford, NC orthodontist is offering it, you may be wondering if you should go with the practice you know, or choose someone else. Here are some considerations that can help with this choice.  Choose an Orthodontist with…

By the time your child needs braces, they should already be quite familiar with their Wake Forest, NC orthodontist, Dr. Wilson. According to the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), children should visit the orthodontist for their first evaluation by age 7. While comprehensive treatment is not always necessary at that time, it’s still important to evaluate…

The Evolution of Orthodontics Does an expensive dress or pricey haircut change who you are? Are you truly more beautiful with three coats of mascara and the perfect selfie lighting or are you just closer to achieving what you think society wants to see? Are you hiding your smile because you’re afraid people will judge…

A night at the movie theater goes with popcorn like peanut butter and jelly or, well, Mike and Ike, but when you’re in the midst of perfecting your smile using braces, snack time in front of the big screen has to get a little creative. Ditch the traditional concession stand eats and treat yourself to…

Summer is such a special time. School’s out and so is the sun, and you just can’t help but smile. Or can you? The carefree summer months should be for relaxation, but if you have doubts about your smile or bite issues that are preventing you from enjoying your annual neighborhood block party, it’s time…

Although emergencies with braces are not a common occurrence, they can happen, and can set you back in your treatment. Proper knowledge and care will prepare you to address an issue should it arise. Your orthodontist in Durham, NC wants to have you ready if any problems present themselves. Choosing braces-friendly foods, following the oral care…

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