A Fixed Retainer Might Need Special Oral Hygiene Tools to Prevent Cavities

Once the alignment of your teeth has been fully corrected, your orthodontist can remove your braces. However, there will still be some residual tension remaining in the periodontal ligaments that anchor your teeth in place. If it’s not addressed in some way it could cause your teeth to drift out of their ideal position. To prevent this from happening to... read more »

There Are Special Oral Hygiene Tools to Help Clean Your Braces

The braces installed in your mouth by your orthodontist, Dr. Christopher Liang, represents a serious investment in realigning your teeth for a healthier mouth and an appealing smile. Cleaning and maintaining your teeth and braces will help prevent tooth decay and will help keep the treatment time to a minimum. With that in mind, Dr. Christopher Liang recommends some special... read more »

Special Tools to Clean Braces

Your son or daughter’s new braces represent a serious investment in realigning their teeth for a healthier mouth and a more appealing smile. A daily oral hygiene routine can effectively clean away residual food particles and plaque to prevent problems like tooth decay and gum disease. If left unchecked, these problems would likely increase the amount of time they need... read more »