Category: orthodontics

Braces: To Eat Or Not To Eat?

When you’re wearing braces, you quickly discover that your diet changes in a number of ways. You eat with more caution to protect your orthodontic work and to keep food from becoming stuck. You make new choices to ensure you’re not eating something that will quickly damage your treatment. If you’re new to this, you… Read more »

Q&A Food Stuck Between Braces: What To Do?

If you are considering braces or you’re already wearing them, you know that one of the things you want to avoid most is food stuck between your brackets. However, this is not a feat you can always avoid if you’re not sure how to do so. You may also find that when food does become… Read more »

Your Moreno Valley Dentist Talks: Comprehensive Orthodontics

Have you realized that you want to align your smile but you know very little about orthodontic care? If so, your Moreno Valley dentist is happy to explain that this is no limited area of care. Instead, it’s full of a variety of approaches and treatments. It can help with everything from mild concerns that… Read more »

Can You Fix An Open Bite With Orthodontics?

When you finally learn about your malocclusion in which your back teeth touch but your front teeth do not, you discover your misalignment is called an open bite. What you might not learn immediately thereafter, however, is what on earth you can do to improve the alignment of your teeth. While you may not be… Read more »

Stop Convincing Yourself Orthodontics Isn’t Necessary

You may find that you want to come in to discuss orthodontics with us because you would really love an aligned smile. However, you then start considering all the possible reasons to talk yourself out of scheduling a visit. As a result, the final decision you make for yourself is that this area of dental… Read more »

Is Orthodontics For You?

You may wonder to yourself about orthodontic care, worrying that it is for one particular type of smile concern. We understand that the tendency to worry you don’t qualify for a certain type of care (especially something you really want) is a normal outlook. However, we would like to reassure you that since orthodontics is a field of… Read more »

Tell Me About Braces: Quick!

Sometimes it helps to have a quick overview of a subject, before moving into more detailed conversation. If you are just beginning to consider braces (or if you think there may be braces in your future!) this is a starting point for a discussion. We want you to take your time when making important decisions… Read more »