Orthodontic Care: Tips to Keep Your Teeth and Heart Happy

February is American Heart Month, and when it comes to oral health, the connections between different parts of our bodies are often surprising and fascinating. While it might seem like orthodontic care primarily concerns itself with straightening teeth and enhancing smiles, its benefits extend far beyond appealing aesthetics. Increasingly, recent research has shed light on the surprisingly intricate relationship between... read more »

Beyond Brushing: The Hidden Heart Connection in Your Mouth

As we dive into February, the month of love and American Heart Month, it’s fitting to explore the intricate connection between your oral health and the wellness of your heart. While it is tempting to compartmentalize different aspects of your health, emerging research continues to underscore the interaction between seemingly unrelated areas. One such revelation that has gained significant attention... read more »

Are You Ready To Set Some Orthodontic Goals for the New Year?

As we usher in the new year, it’s the perfect time to reflect on our personal goals and aspirations. While many resolutions focus on fitness, career or personal development, it’s essential not to overlook the importance of setting orthodontic-related resolutions for the more perfect smile you have always wanted. Whether you’re already on an orthodontic journey or contemplating starting one,... read more »

The Gift of Orthodontics and Braces-Friendly Holiday Treats

The holiday season is upon us, bringing joy, laughter and the chance to express our love and appreciation for everyone we care about. If you’re looking for a unique and lasting gift that can truly make a difference, consider giving the gift of orthodontics. Whether it’s for yourself or someone you love, investing in a healthy, beautiful smile is a... read more »

How to Keep Your Teeth Safe During the Wintertime

As the days get shorter and the temperature steadily drops, we instinctively seek to warm up by donning extra layers to stay warm. While we take great care to protect our bodies from the chilly temperatures, we might not give much thought to how winter can affect our oral health. In fact, cold weather can pose unique challenges to our... read more »

Do You Know How Diabetes Can Affect Your Smile?

This November (National Diabetes Month), we are looking at how diabetes impacts your oral health. It’s essential to recognize the interconnectedness of your overall health with your dental health in general and explore how making healthy choices can significantly benefit both areas of your health and well-being. The Diabetes-Oral Health Connection Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects how your... read more »

Now Is the Time To Celebrate National Orthodontic Health Month!

October is finally here, and we are thrilled, because it’s not just spooky season and pumpkin spice lattes; it’s also National Orthodontic National Orthodontic Health Month is observed annually during October and is dedicated to promoting good orthodontic health, understanding orthodontic issues and their treatment. Our goal today is to help you see how orthodontic care can contribute to your... read more »

Unlocking the Secrets of a Healthy Smile: National Dental Hygiene Month

October traditionally starts the fall holiday season by indulging in Halloween treats, but it is also National Dental Hygiene Month! This timely reminder spotlights the unique role dental hygienists play in helping patients maintain better oral health and the importance of practicing consistent daily dental care. Skilled dental hygienists meticulously clean your teeth and gums, removing plaque and tartar buildup,... read more »