Things to Consider About Ceramic Braces

After careful consideration and examination, Dr. might recommend that your son or daughter be fitted with braces to address any number of alignment issues with their teeth. While all braces work on the same principle of using progressive tension and adjustment to reorient the teeth, there are a few cosmetic considerations to keep in mind…. Read more »

Understanding Your Options for Whitening Your Smile

A smile that has been stained by dark foods and beverages, tobacco use or the general passage of time, can leave you feeling self-conscious. Many people in a situation like this will turn to ’s team of dentists to help understand their options for regaining or maintaining a white smile. Brushing your teeth with a… Read more »

A Few Special Tips to Help Clean and Maintain Your New Braces

The braces installed by our team represents a serious investment in realigning your teeth to give you the winning smile that will last for years to come. It’s very important that you clean and maintain your braces with a diligent daily oral hygiene routine. If you develop cavities on one or more teeth, it could… Read more »

What Braces Can Fix

Braces have been a popular treatment for children and teenagers for many, many years. In recent years, the use of braces in adults has been growing. There are many reasons why braces in , , can help not just children, but adults. There are many reasons why Dr. Reilender and Dr. Norden may recommend braces… Read more »

The Retainer That Is Right for You

Now that the braces installed by Dr. have successfully adjusted your teeth to their ideal alignment, they can be removed. Even after your braces have been removed a retention phase is required to make sure your teeth will stay in their ideal alignment for a lifetime. Even in your new alignment there will still be… Read more »

Replace a Tooth Suffering From Advanced Tooth Decay With a Bridge

If one of your teeth has lost a large filling or developed advanced tooth decay, it can seriously compromise the interior of the tooth. In some cases, the decay might be so pronounced that it simply can’t be repaired by a filling or a crown. In a situation like this the dentists at might recommend… Read more »

Braces and Your Oral Health

Do you have less-than-straight teeth but are putting off braces because a straighter smile doesn’t seem worth the effort? Well, you should know that braces do more than make your smile more aesthetically appealing. Braces improve your oral health, too. When permanent teeth erupt, they sometimes become too crowded or spaced widely apart, resulting in… Read more »

Retainer Care Tips

If you want to maintain a straight and beautiful smile for a lifetime, it’s best that you wear your retainer on a regular basis. Retainers are reliable appliances that can keep your teeth in the best and straightest condition possible. This is beneficial because your teeth constantly move each day, even if you don’t realize… Read more »

The Helpful Items to Keep in Your Ortho Handbag

As you align your smile with braces, there are times that might be a bit troubling. However, one thing that can help you during those times is an orthodontic handbag! In this handbag, our team recommends having the following items: · Orthodontic wax: Orthodontic wax is extremely helpful because, oftentimes, your braces will poke and… Read more »

A Loose Crown Requires Immediate Attention

While your new crown is designed to be very durable, and last for many years, there are still a few things that can cause it to come loose. A fall, blow to the face or chronic gum disease can all cause your crown to come loose from the abutment. Even though the crown remains in… Read more »