Types of Malocclusion

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Braces and other orthodontic treatments are used to treat malocclusion, which means having crooked teeth or a “poor bite.” One’s bite is the way the upper and lower teeth come together. In a proper bite, the upper teeth sit slightly forward of the lower teeth. Few people have a perfect bite. Malocclusion is sometimes a… Read more »

How Braces Can Improve Your Teeth

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Braces have been a popular treatment for children and teenagers for many, many years. In recent years, the use of braces in adults has been growing. There are many reasons why braces in , , can help not just children, but adults. There are many reasons why Dr. may recommend braces for you or your… Read more »

The Reason for Wearing Braces

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Early to mid-adolescence is a time when the human body develops and changes dramatically. One of these changes involves finally losing all of your 20 baby teeth to make room for your 32 permanent teeth. It’s not uncommon for some or even many of these permanent teeth to come in out of alignment to some… Read more »