Can You Get Braces With a Crown?

So, can you get braces with a crown, root canals, or implants? The answer is yes! It is entirely safe to get braces with crowns or other orthodontic implants. Dental braces help correct problems with teeth like crooked or misaligned teeth. Underbite and overbite are also some of the common reasons for wearing braces. The…

White Spots on Teeth With Braces (THE ANSWERS)

One of the most exciting moments of orthodontic treatment is when your braces come off. White spots on your teeth can, however, ruin this feeling. After successful orthodontic treatment, a common question is whether braces cause white lesions on the teeth’s surface. You may be experiencing what is known as white spot lesions (WSL). And…

Does Invisalign Give You a Lisp?

If you’ve read of the numerous advantages of Invisalign, you might have also come across the so-called Invisalign lisp. In medical terms, a lisp is a speech impediment related to the sounds corresponding with the sounds “z”, “s”, “sh”, or “ch”. Dr. TisserontI feel very fortunate to have found a profession as rewarding as the…

How Do Braces Work?

People know braces work, but few understand how they do what they’re meant to do. In this blog post, we’ll explain the process and science of how braces work.

Cleaning Invisalign Retainers and Cases

In exchange for the invisibility and freedom you get with Invisalign aligners, you have to spend a little more time taking care of your appliance. Here is how to clean & store your Invisalign properly:

Veneers vs Braces

There is a saying that you are never fully dressed without a smile. That is why a perfect smile is so important. However, no smile is perfect. Crooked teeth and imperfect teeth are a barrier to it. To resolve this problem there has been a demand for dental treatments, which in turn has led to…

Can You Get Braces With Fillings?

  If you have fillings, can you still get braces? The good news is with fillings already in your mouth, it is possible to straighten your teeth. Many people in the same situation have reached the attainable goal of aligned teeth. A matter of fact, every single day, an orthodontist makes dreams of straighter teeth…

Tongue Thrusting – Symptoms Explained

Tongue thrust is the orofacial myofunctional disorder that occurs when using pacifiers or for a long time. Thumb sucking is the same in toddlers and young children. It can also be a consequence of a tongue lace problem (tongue-tie.) FACT: Myofunctional treatment helps correct incorrect tongue movements. Let’s start now. Dr. TisserontI feel very fortunate…

Invisalign Not Tracking? Try Our Tips!

Is your Invisalign not tracking?  You should try the following; 1-Use chewies to seat your Invisalign trays, 2- Wear aligners 22 hours a day, 3- Consult your orthodontist about backtracking, 4- Go for a treatment revision. Below, we discuss these points in more detail. Dr. TisserontI feel very fortunate to have found a profession as…

What Do I Do With My Old Invisalign Trays?

Over the course of your Invisalign treatment, you’ll receive new Invisalign aligners every few weeks. This leads to an accumulation of old retainers and patients asking, “What do I do with my old Invisalign trays?” Here, we have your answer.

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