Caring for your Fixed Retainer

Just like your braces, your fixed retainer represents a serious investment in maintaining your alignment and improving the overall function of your mouth. A fixed retainer is cemented in place behind your teeth. It cannot be removed by anyone other than your orthodontist. Some people find it difficult to clean... Read more »

Steps on How to Care for Your Invisalign® Aligners

If you are currently aligning your smile with Invisalign® aligners, good for you! Dr. Kirby Nelson and Dr. Eugenia Lee are happy you are taking steps toward your perfect smile. Now, while you proceed through your orthodontic treatment, it’s very important that you take good care of your aligners. To... Read more »

Eating Thanksgiving Dinner With Braces

Finding the right foods to eat when you have braces can be difficult, especially during Thanksgiving when your table is covered with delicious treats. But there is no need to worry. We are here to help you know which foods to eat this Thanksgiving holiday! Main meal When it comes... Read more »

Which Toothpaste is Best for Your Smile?

We understand that finding the perfect toothpaste for your smile might be a little overwhelming. But, we are here to help you! There are four different toothpastes that can be beneficial for you, and those toothpastes are: Fluoride Toothpaste Fluoride toothpaste is one of the best options for your teeth.... Read more »

The Tips to Fighting Tooth Decay on Halloween

Halloween is a cavity-filled holiday, whether we realize it or not, and we need to do our best to fight the tooth decay that results from the large amounts of candy and treats we consume. So, to help your children fight tooth decay as well as enjoy the Halloween candy... Read more »

Invisalign®: Aligning Your Smile With Invisible Aligners

If you are one who is looking for an orthodontic treatment that is effective, comfortable, and successful, Invisalign® is for you! Invisalign treatment consists of a series of different aligning trays that gradually shift your smile throughout time. If you would like to know the many benefits of Invisalign, here... Read more »

The Reasons Why You Should Consider Orthodontic Treatment

If you are one who refuses to consider orthodontic treatment because of the embarrassment you would feel with a metal-filled smile, we would like you to think about this for a minute. Having a metal-filled smile wouldn’t be any more embarrassing than having a crooked, misaligned, and attractive smile, and... Read more »

The Guidelines of Brushing While You Have Braces

Taking care of braces can be very tedious and tiresome, especially while brushing your teeth, but we are here to help make brushing and oral hygiene much easier for you! Brushing and oral hygiene are very important when you have braces. If you refuse to take care of your smile... Read more »

Understanding the Differences Between Clear Braces and Invisalign®

If you are one who is trying to decide on the perfect appliance that will give you the smile you will love for a lifetime, this blog is perfect for you! There are many orthodontic appliances available in the world today, and many people get confused about the differences between... Read more »

Straightening Your Smile with the Right Braces

If you are interested in straightening your smile, now is the time to consider the many orthodontic options. There are four different types of braces in the orthodontic world today, and we encourage you to learn all about them and decide which treatment is best for your smile. Traditional/Metal Braces... Read more »