How to floss with braces
Flossing is an essential part of oral hygiene, but when you have braces, it can be a bit tricky. Food particles and plaque can easily get trapped in the brackets and wires, leading to cavities and other dental problems. In this article, we'll discuss two ways to floss with braces: using traditional floss and using a water flosser.
What is Phase 2 Orthodontic Treatment?
Orthodontic treatment is a specialized dental service that focuses on correcting problems related to tooth and jaw alignment. It is typically divided into two phases: Phase 1, which occurs during childhood or early adolescence, and Phase 2, which occurs during adolescence or adulthood.
What is Phase 1 Orthodontic Treatment
Phase I orthodontic treatment, also known as early interceptive treatment, is a type of orthodontic treatment that is performed on children. In this blog post, we'll discuss what phase I orthodontic treatment is, why it may be necessary, and how it is performed.
Phase I orthodontic treatment is performed on children who still have primary teeth or a mix of primary and permanent teeth. The purpose of this treatment is to correct or prevent...[more]
What are orthodontic braces?
Meet Dr. Brian Leung
Dr. Brian Leung is a highly skilled and accomplished orthodontist with over a decade of experience in the field. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University. He went on to complete his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD) degree at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. After completing his dental training, Dr. Leung pursued advanced 3 year training in orthodontics at Vanderbilt Univers...[more]
What is the difference between a general dentist and orthodontist?
Maintaining good oral health is essential for overall well-being, and that's where dental professionals come in. When it comes to dental care, there are different types of dental professionals who specialize in various fields. Two of the most common dental professionals are general dentists and orthodontists. Although these professionals provide dental care, their roles and expertise differ. In this blog post, we will explore the differ...[more]
How you can benefit from having straight teeth
Your smile is often the first thing people notice about you, and having straight teeth can make a significant difference in your overall appearance and confidence. Not only does having straight teeth improve your self-esteem, but it can also benefit your overall well-being in several ways. In this blog post, we will explore the ways in which straight teeth can positively impact your confidence and well-being.