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Am I too old to get Invisalign?

Whether you never had braces as a child or your once-straight teeth have crept out of position over the years, if you’re looking in the mirror and wishing your smile was straighter, you may be wondering “Am I too old to get Invisalign?”

Why are my teeth transparent?

Looking at your teeth in the mirror, do your teeth look 100% white and transparent all the way down? If not, you may be wondering why your teeth look transparent. Teeth transparency is a common complaint caused by the loss of tooth enamel either due to genetics, a medical condition, or erosion of the tooth enamel.

When should my child get braces

That smile you’ve loved since way back when it was just a gummy grin is finally growing up. As a parent, taking care of your children’s teeth is a big priority, and you may be wondering, “When should my child get braces?”

How does tooth whitening work?

A white, bright smile is an instant confidence booster. Not only does it make you look years younger, it also conveys a message of health and vitality. Only thing is … most people are not able to achieve a Hollywood-white smile with simple brushing and flossing. Teeth whitening can help you get the brighter, whiter smile you desire, but how exactly does it work?

Why are my teeth so sensitive?

Ice cream make you scream? If you’ve got sensitive teeth, you know how quickly enjoying hot, cold, or sweet treats can go from a fun treat to a painful experience! Luckily for you, there’s a lot you can do to make your teeth less sensitive that don’t involve giving up your favorite treats. What makes […]

TMJ: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

TMJ disorder, also known as temporomandibular joint disorder, is a condition of the joint where the jawbone attaches to the skull. TMJ disorder causes aching jaw pain and other symptoms that can severely disrupt suffers’ lives, making eating, sleeping and even talking difficult. What is the temporomandibular joint?  The temporomandibular joint is a sliding hinge […]

Can children get Invisalign

When it’s time to get started on your child’s orthodontic treatment, you might be wondering, “Which is better – braces or Invisalign?” Without meeting your child in person, we can’t tell you which one is right for your child. So we put together this comparative list to help you weigh your options for your child’s […]

Why does my child have white spots on their teeth?

That precious face – there’s no more beautiful site in the entire world. From a baby’s gummy smile to a graduation picture beaming with pride, our children’s smiles always warm our hearts like nothing else. So we pay close attention when something seems “off” about their developing teeth. One question we hear again and again […]