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…

Side Effects of Braces

Posted | Braces

Orthodontic treatment makes our teeth and jaw straight. But at what cost. Wearing braces means putting up with a new era of annoyances. Some side effects are common and easy to solve. Others are more serious and need expert attention. Read on to discover why braces cause these common side effects and what you can…

Is It Normal For Teeth to Get Worse With Braces?

Posted | Braces

If while wearing braces, you think your braces make your teeth worse looking than before you began. You may be right. DONT be alarmed, orthodontics is a process and your smile will straighten in stages. Your orthodontist will have planned for all movements and transitional changes during treatment. In this post, we’ll take you through…

How Much do Braces Cost in 2022?

Posted | Braces

Braces type and costs Depending on the length of treatment braces can be an investment of $4-9k with Lingual braces being about 30% higher. Price will also vary depending on insurance.  What is unique about braces at Tisseront Orthodontics is that you can select any type of braces and achieve the same beautiful, healthy smile….

The Different Parts of Braces and What They Do

Posted | Braces

Crooked teeth mean braces. You or your child may ask what braces do and what is gonna go into their mouth. Braces are made up of different parts and materials doing differing tasks to move the teeth. Orthodontists use the skills learned to know how much work a particular part needs to do. In this…

Invisalign Cleaning Crystals – How to Use and What Are They?

Posted | Format StatusInvisalign

  Invisalign Cleaning Crystals are a custom-designed cleaning system for Invisalign clear aligners and retainers. 15 to 30 minutes is all you need with the help of dissolving crystals that leave a super clean finish. As a result, the devices will last longer. Read on for the full facts on this product.  Dr. TisserontI feel…

What Are Braces Power Chains?

Posted | Braces

Power chains are connected strings of ligatures (elastics). The​se​ ligatures that hold the metal wire in place for your braces can be made out of elastic bands or chains. Your bracket will have its own individual ligature, but a power chain gives you more options when it comes to connecting them all together and forming an even…

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