Why Orthodontics Can Work for You

Do you know the reasons why orthodontics is so compelling and encouraged? If not, then we can help you! Orthodontics can do more than align your teeth. They can also improve your oral health and the physical appearance of your smile. Our , Dr. , is able to help you with your orthodontic care. Additionally,… Read more »

A Retainer Will Be Needed After Your Braces Have Been Removed

Traditional braces are frequently used to address misaligned teeth, malocclusion and overcrowding issues. The process requires regularly scheduled adjustments to alter the periodontal connective tissues that bond your teeth to the underlying gums. Once your teeth have achieved their ideal alignment the braces hardware can be uninstalled from your mouth. Yet will this is not… Read more »

Boost Your Oral Hygiene While Wearing Braces With the Help of a Water Flosser

The most important oral hygiene tool you will need while wearing braces is your toothbrush. But you can boost your oral hygiene routine with when it comes to flossing between the teeth and around brackets and wires with the help of a water flosser. Water flossers are new high-tech flossing machines that can help you… Read more »

All About the Things Orthodontic Aligners Can Do for You and Your Smile

If you’re interested in aligning your crooked teeth, there are many orthodontic treatment options that can help you. Orthodontic aligners are one of those treatments. Aligners are removable appliances that are made of a smooth plastic. They cover the entire arch of teeth and shift the smile using pressure. To find out if this treatment… Read more »

How to Avoid Enamel Erosion When You Have Braces

When you align your smile with braces, your teeth can be prone to many dental issues if you’re not careful. One of those dental issues is enamel erosion. Enamel erosion occurs when acid attacks the teeth and wears the enamel down. It’s best to prevent enamel erosion as much as possible. To help you do… Read more »

There Are Different Types of Braces Capable of Correcting the Alignment of Your Teeth

Uncorrected deviations in the alignment of your teeth can do more than leave you with an unattractive smile. In time the unnatural relationship between multiple teeth can cause chronic conditions like dental attrition, while also increasing your chances of suffering a chipped or fractured tooth. In many of these cases, a professionally trained orthodontist like… Read more »

Delicious Holiday Foods for Braces

We are so excited about the holidays! This is a time of celebration and goodwill for many people. Along with the holiday cheer comes a lot of opportunities for really good food–for those of us wearing braces, however, holiday foods can be a challenge. Here are some braces-friendly menu options for your holiday dinners. Turkey,… Read more »

Your New Retainer Needs Daily Oral Hygiene Measures

Now that your orthodontic braces have fully corrected the alignment of your teeth Dr. William K. Farrar, Jr. can uninstall the components from your mouth. This represents the start of the retention phase of the process. There will likely be some residual tension in your dental sockets. If it’s not countered by the regular use… Read more »

The Invisalign® Advantage & Process

If your teeth are crooked or crowded or if you have a bad bite, you may not be keen about wearing metal braces to straighten your smile. Fortunately, there is another option available. Ask Dr. about Invisalign® in , . Invisalign uses clear, discreet aligners to straighten your teeth. How Does Invisalign Work? Our orthodontist… Read more »

Orthodontic Treatment With AcceleDent®

What Is AcceleDent®? AcceleDent is a device that accelerates orthodontic treatment. AcceleDent is simple to use and is proven to speed up orthodontic tooth movement by as much as 50%. The device also reduces discomfort during treatment. AcceleDent can also decrease oral health issues by reducing the risk of cavities, gum inflammation, and white spots…. Read more »