Category: Orthodontics – Braces

Braces

Common Conditions Treated by Orthodontics

Some of us non-dental people don’t quite understand orthodontics.  We’ve tried to keep this explanation of common terms in lay persons language.  We hope it’s helpful. Orthodontic dentistry corrects teeth and jaws that aren’t correctly aligned.  Dealing with issues ranging from discomfort to sleep apnea and other conditions such as hard to clean teeth, inability…
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Dr. Jeffrey M. Cole, ADA president

Caution on DIY Orthodontics

This is an article from the American Dental Association that anyone considering DIY braces/Invisalign should know first.  The dangers are real and can have dire consequences. Know what the risks are and we recommend having a professional service your orthodontic needs over DIY every time! Article from American Dental Association: Association files complaint with FTC,…
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Straighten Teeth

Orthodontic Options

If you are interested in achieving a straight smile, you aren’t stuck with just one option for treatment. Innovation in dentistry and the way that patients and doctors think about care has created plenty of choices for creating desired results. Green Dental and Orthodontics provides a range of braces options to meet all patients’ preferences…
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Cosmetic Orthodontics

Are Your Uncomfortable Braces an Emergency Problem?

Orthodontic work can yield its own particular set of emergencies issues from time to time. From loose wires to broken appliances, problems with your orthodontics require immediate attention. Below are descriptions of true orthodontic emergencies that need to be resolved as soon as possible by making an appointment at our dental office: Loose Metal Brackets…
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