How do I know if my child needs braces?

Dental Braces in Middletown, IN

Q. How do I know if my child needs braces?  Should we see the orthodontist? A. The key word in this question is ‘need’. Most of us are not lucky enough to be born with teeth in perfect alignment and ideal arch form. If perfectly straight teeth without overlap is the goal, the vast majority of… Continue reading

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Invisible braces?

Q. What are invisible braces and how do they work?  Do they accomplish the same thing as metal braces? A. Invisible braces, more accurately known as clear aligners, don’t have the brackets and wires of traditional metal braces.  Instead, clear aligner therapy consists of a series of clear plastic aligners that are custom-shaped to fit… Continue reading

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