Do Braces Help More Than Your Smile?

Do Braces Help More Than Your Smile?

You might have a number of alignment issues with your teeth which your orthodontist might recommend braces to improve. While braces straighten your crooked teeth and improve your general smile, they can also resolve numerous other health problems, improving the...
Is The Swelling in my Gums Being Caused by my Braces?

Is The Swelling in my Gums Being Caused by my Braces?

Some amount of swelling in your gums is typical when you have braced. There is a continuous tension being put on your teeth by your braces in order to make them move and this can be the cause. However, if you are experiencing continuous swelling and bleeding, there...
Do Braces Hurt?

Do Braces Hurt?

It is natural, even expected, to go through some discomfort when your braces are initially put on your teeth. The week after you get your braces will be when the discomfort is at it’s worst. It may also be difficult to chew comfortably after that preliminary...