Oral Health Care Highlights: Proper Cleanings for Braces

Finding the time to care for your orthodontic aligners is essential to ensure optimum oral hygiene can continue to take place. If you want to keep your teeth in excellent condition and ensure your smile will function as intended, your oral health appliances must not fall into disrepair. Here are some cleaning tips to remember for braces: Caring for your... read more »

The Health Benefits of a Straight Smile

A straight smile is obviously very pleasing from an aesthetic standpoint, but it also does more than simply making you comfortable smiling in photos or other social situations. A straight smile is actually a healthier smile. Let’s look at why Dr. Kirby Nelson recommends you get your smile straightened as soon as possible. Prevents cavities With crooked teeth, it’s much... read more »

3 Ways to Fix Bad Breath While You Have Braces

As you align your smile, you might notice your bad breath from time to time. If this is the case, your oral hygiene could be suffering, and it’s time to step it up a notch. Bad breath generally occurs when food gets stuck in your braces for a long amount of time. When this happens, the food sends an odor... read more »