What is Bruxism?

What is Bruxism?

Clenching or grinding your teeth while asleep is common among children and adults, with an estimated prevalence rate of up to 31%. Occasionally clenching or grinding your teeth most likely won’t cause any harm, but when it starts to cause headaches, tooth or jaw...
What is Sleep Apnea?

What is Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep disorders in the United States, affecting children and adults, particularly overweight people are those over the age of 50. It’s a sleeping disorder characterized by abnormal breathing during sleep in which breathing...
Are Ceramic Braces Better Than Metal?

Are Ceramic Braces Better Than Metal?

When you are considering getting braces, it’s important to consider all your treatment options. With so many different types of braces available, how do you know which method is the best for you? Here’s a quick analysis of the pros and cons of ceramic, or...
What are DIY Clear Aligners?

What are DIY Clear Aligners?

New orthodontic treatment options have become increasingly popular in the past few years. One of them is at-home clear aligners, which you might know as DIY invisible aligners. Although several companies offer them online for purchase, and their apparent advantages...
Dental Cleanings With Braces

Dental Cleanings With Braces

Getting braces is an exciting step and a great way to improve your smile. Maintaining good oral hygiene throughout your orthodontic treatment is crucial because it can help prevent damage to your teeth and braces and ensure that you see the best results. Even if...
Can Adults Get Braces?

Can Adults Get Braces?

Braces are often regarded as a “rite of passage” of our teenage years. However, more and more adults are opting to undergo orthodontic treatment nowadays. While it is true that childhood is the most recommended period to wear braces because the bones and...