Do It Yourself Braces: The Most Expensive Way to Get Your Teeth Straightened

It should go without saying. It really should. If you need orthodontic treatment, you should go to a professional. Yes, that means a dentist, not yourself. Many Americans have no dental insurance, and even those with insurance often find that they don’t cover “cosmetic dentistry” such as braces. But some Americans with a “can do” […]

Preventive Orthodontics

Preventive and Interceptive Orthodontics Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry specialized in the diagnosis, prevention and correction of improper positioning of teeth and jaws. Proper diagnosis should be made during the first few years of the patient’s life. Many preventive treatments usually begin around six years of age. Orthodontists use clinical observation and X-rays to […]