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 is right for you, call... 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 so, our orthodontist, Dr. William... read more »

How to Keep Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape After Orthodontic Treatment

When you complete orthodontic treatment in Kennesaw, Georgia, you need to make sure to keep your smile in tip-top shape. If you don’t, there is a chance you could suffer severe consequences, which could make your treatment a complete waste of time. You don’t want that, do you? No. So, please keep your smile in top-notch condition after your orthodontic... read more »

Is Your Mouth Sore? Here’s How to Use Your Orthodontic Wax

Braces are great appliances that can help you work toward your perfect dream smile. However, there are times when they can be quite annoying, like when they tear at your lips, cheeks, and gums, causing cuts and sores. At this point, it's best to use the orthodontic wax your orthodontist, Dr. William K. Farrar, Jr., gave you during your first... read more »

Your First Orthodontic Appointment: What to Expect

Are you wondering what to expect during your first orthodontic appointment? If so, our West Cobb Orthodontics team is more than happy to help you! When you come into our office and meet with your orthodontist, Dr. William K. Farrar, Jr., you will experience the following steps in about a two-hour appointment: Step 1: The first step will be to... read more »

The Differences Between Orthodontics Then and Orthodontics Now

For your convenience, orthodontics has made many technological advancements to make treatment more successful, convenient, and beneficial. There are already many differences between orthodontics back in the day and orthodontics now, and some of those differences are: Orthodontic appliances now are better looking Braces in the past were made of one material: stainless steel. They were also glued to the... read more »