White Spots on Teeth With Braces (THE ANSWERS)

Posted | Braces

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?

Posted | Invisalign

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?

Posted | Blog, Braces

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.

Veneers vs Braces

Posted | 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?

Posted | Braces

  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…

Invisalign Not Tracking? Try Our Tips!

Posted | Invisalign

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…

How To Brush Teeth With Braces (7 Tips)

Posted | Braces

The quick answer to how to you brush your teeth with braces: It is recommended that you brush your teeth 3 times daily, at least one hour after eating and just before bedtime. When you brush your teeth, you should be using a small amount of toothpaste that contains fluoride Always brush your teeth in…

What Do I Do With My Old Invisalign Trays?

Posted | Blog, Invisalign

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.

Diabetes and Orthodontic Treatment

Posted | General Orthodontics

Diabetes affects millions in the USA and across the world. Orthodontic treatment with diabetes is a concern. For the dental industry and for the public. Those with diabetes seeking or undergoing orthodontic treatment should read on. You will find out the facts on diabetes and orthodontic treatment. Dr. TisserontI feel very fortunate to have found…

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