close up of dentist helping patient flossing with braces

Flossing with Braces

If you wear braces, you’ve already begun to invest in your dental health. But there’s more to maintaining a beautiful smile once you’re fitted. Flossing with braces is essential to keeping your teeth clean and strong through the duration of wearing the orthodontic device. Wearing Braces and What Happens When You Don’t Floss Every time…

young girl wearing traditional braces

Healthy Gums and Teeth with Traditional Braces

When it comes to adjusting the alignment of teeth, nothing beats using traditional braces. Orthodontists like Dr. Steven Ricci can install traditional braces to create a functional system for correcting misaligned teeth. With time and consistent adjustments, the orthodontic components can gradually provide you with a more appealing smile. Corrected teeth are also at reduced…

Adults and Braces

For years, braces were considered a rite of passage for children and teenagers. However, adults and braces are becoming a common occurrence. This is because adults are opting for orthodontics for the cosmetic and health benefits of a straighter smile.  Be that as it may, adults should talk with your dentist before you start the…