How Long Do Braces Last? | Here’s Why the Average Amount of Time Variess

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For most people wearing braces, knowing exactly how long their orthodontic treatment is likely to last is a priority. Whether wearing braces in the traditional sense or the more advanced clear aligners orthodontists often recommend, you naturally want to know how long you can expect it to take.Unfortunately, providing a definitive answer or even an … Read more

How to Clean Plastic Retainers | Learn How to Protect Your Orthodontic Investment and Keep Pristine Teeth Hygiene

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Retainers often collect plaque, bacteria, and even tartar and that’s why it is crucial to clean them.How to clean plastic retainers? There are a variety of ways to clean your retainer which I will discuss in this guide.  You can use vinegar-water solution, baking soda, soft toothbrush, castile soap, to just name a few. To … Read more

How Much Do Retainers Cost? | Which Type Will Suit Your Orthodontic Needs AND Fit Your Budget?

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Are you in search of a retainer to keep your teeth from moving after they have been straightened with braces? You have come to the right place. Retainers come in different types; a permanent and removable retainer.So, how much do retainers cost? Their price varies depending on where it was purchased from, and its type. … Read more

How to Fix an Underbite | What to Do About This Class III Malocclusion or Prognathism?

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An underbite is a common condition with children, teens, and adults. It is a type of misalignment that affects the lower jaw. Such a condition will negatively impact your self-esteem as this condition is not attractive.How to fix an underbite? Don’t let underbite stop you from smiling. You can correct this condition by doing a … Read more

Do Braces Hurt? | Our Tips to Relieve the Pain During the Teeth Bracing Treatment

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If you are thinking about getting braces. Perhaps, you are wondering whether they will hurt or not. One of the questions that most patients ask before commencing treatment is, “Do braces hurt?” If you are curious about the issue, you are not alone. I also had the same fear, and it demotivated me from trying treatment … Read more

How Long Do You Have to Wear a Retainer? | All You Need to Know About Wearing Retainers After Braces

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Alright, your braces are finally coming off! You know you’re getting a retainer, but exactly how long do you have to wear a retainer? Don’t worry, because I’m going to answer that and a whole lot more.Your retainer is an important component of your treatment and it is vital that you wear it as directed … Read more