The Options for Advanced Modern Braces

Advances in modern dentistry mean orthodontic appliances like braces are less visible and more comfortable. Your dentist can advise on your suitability to the available options when considering orthodontic appliances. Key takeaways: –  Ceramic braces and tooth-colored brackets provide a more natural look to your orthodontics. –  The arch wires on modern braces place gentler…

Benefits of Wearing A Custom Mouthguard

A mouthguard is popular amongst athletes because it protects against facial injuries. Below are reasons why you should get a custom mouthguard from your dentist. Key takeaway: Custom mouthguards are made to fit your specific mouth and teeth. Custom mouthguards are more comfortable to wear during sports. You can also choose to add colours and…

Could You Have Gum Disease?

Red, inflamed gums eventually lead to gum disease if it’s not treated. Here’s what you should know about this condition. Key takeaways: –  Infrequent brushing and flossing are one of the leading causes of gum inflammation. –  Smoking and having crooked or misaligned teeth are other common causes. –  Treatment is done at the dentist…