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Archive for November, 2015

Words of Wisdom No.6 – Brush your teeth with baking soda once a week

Everyone learns at a young age that brushing and flossing regularly can keep your teeth healthy and create a bright, white smile, but there is an extra step that can make your smile even more radiant. Brushing your teeth with baking soda once a week can remove discolorations and stains from the teeth’s enamel, including those left by drinking soda,…

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Beyond Differences

An Orthodontist Who Cares about Preventing Social Isolation Social isolation often begins in middle school and continues in high school because adolescents are prone to developing cliques that exclude others. While teachers may combat this behavior in classrooms with group activities that require cooperative teamwork, students still exclude others in locations such as the school cafeteria or activities after school….

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Words of Wisdom No.5 – Gargle with apple cider vinegar

Braces are a way to straighten the teeth and are applied by an orthodontist. There are a few things that need to be done in order to keep the teeth as clean as possible and to decrease the amount of bacteria that might hide in the mouth as a result of the braces being on the teeth. An option is…

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Words of Wisdom No.4 – Eat cleansing foods

For the ultimate natural and long-term sustainability mouth care maintenance, eat cleansing foods. These are foods that will protect your teeth whether you currently have or have had braces or invisalign. Caring for your teeth should be a top priority because a beautiful smile can make your day and the day of everyone around you even brighter. Drinks Certain drinks…

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Words of Wisdom No.3 – Clean your tongue

When you use Invisalign, it is important to keep your tongue as clean as possible. You can easily remove Invisalign when you need to so that you are able to care for your teeth and tongue properly. If you want to have good oral health, you can ask your orthodontist to help you figure out a cleaning regiment that will…

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