You are well on your way to the smile you always wanted now that you have your braces. In order to maintain the braces and your pearly whites, there are some things you need to know about how to appropriately brush them and we are here to help explain just how!
First things first:
Ideally, you should brush your teeth after every meal. Even without braces, food can get stuck in your teeth and plaque can build up. It becomes a little more challenging with braces because there are more small spaces where food particles or plaque can [...] Read More
“It’s never too late to achieve the confident, beautiful smile you always wanted” says Dr. Danzer. Orthodontic treatment can be successful at any age. It is a common misconception that adults cannot receive orthodontic treatment like children and teens. Adult orthodontics is becoming more popular today and now there are more cosmetic choices available. Danzer Orthodontics offers adults multiple state-of-the-art treatment options to suit your needs.
So what kind of treatments are available to adults?
The first orthodontic treatment that may come to mind is the traditional metal braces. [...] Read More
We all know the saying, “Don’t judge a book by its cover”, but the reality is: we all do. First impressions are important and your smile says a lot about you. That’s why at Danzer Orthodontics, we care about not only helping our teens, but about helping adults as well.
A straight smile is crucial to making that first impression count…and metal braces as an adult isn’t necessarily the most desired look. Because of this, we offer Invisalign Adult, the clear alternative to metal braces.
A recent study by Invisalign confirms that “people with straight teeth are [...] Read More
Many parents know about Invisalign, the virtually invisible way to straighten teeth without metal braces. But I’m often asked for more information about Invisalign Teen.
In short, rather than wires and brackets, Invisalign Teen uses a series of clear, removable aligners that have been custom-made for your teen’s teeth, a result of precise images I take with the sophisticated iTero Element Scanner. Your teen simply wears these aligners over their teeth and changes them out for a new set of aligners periodically—most often every two weeks. Little by little, your teen’s teeth gradually shift into place.
Here are [...] Read More