Why Do Teeth Move After Braces Are Removed?

Why Do Teeth Move After Braces Are Removed?

Welcome to Our Blog! We understand how frustrating it might be to see your perfect teeth shift immediately once your braces are removed. Some questions you may ask yourself are: • Is this normal? • Did the orthodontist do something wrong? • Can it be prevented? Your...
What to Do in Case of a Dental Emergency

What to Do in Case of a Dental Emergency

Welcome to Our Blog! At WGM Orthodontics, we place an emphasis on providing safe and compassionate orthodontic care for all our patients. While it’s our hope that none of our patients will suffer from any kind of oral, dental, or orthodontic emergencies, we...
What are Self-Ligating Braces?

What are Self-Ligating Braces?

Welcome to Our Blog! What are Self-Ligating Braces? At White, Greer and Maggard Orthodontics, we use a wide range of techniques to treat our patients across Kentucky. As conventional metal braces have improved over time, they have become more efficient, smaller, more...
The Dangers of DIY Braces

The Dangers of DIY Braces

Welcome to Our Blog! Everyone enjoys getting some helpful do-it-yourself (DIY) tips every now and then to make life a little easier. However, there are some things you should never try on your own, including trying to straighten your teeth and we’ll tell you why....
Nail Biting and Your Oral Health

Nail Biting and Your Oral Health

Welcome to Our Blog! Nail biting is a common habit that may seem harmless at times, especially compared to more harmful habits such as smoking and drinking. However, this doesn’t mean that nail biting is not detrimental to your health. In fact, it’s probably...
When to Take Your Child to the Orthodontist

When to Take Your Child to the Orthodontist

Welcome to Our Blog! With children, timing of orthodontics can be tricky. Treatment usually works best after all permanent teeth have came in, but what about children that have misalignment due to overcrowding, jaw misalignment or thumb-sucking and can’t afford to...