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Black Triangle Teeth or Gingival Embrasures: Causes & Treatments

Do you want to fix the black triangles between your teeth? It’s possible. This article highlights vital details such as the causes and treatment options of black triangle teeth and their link with your dental health. This condition is also known as gingival embrasures, and it happens because your gum tissues don’t completely fill the … Continued

8 Braces Cleaning Tips for Healthy Teeth & Bright Smile

Thanks to the braces treatment, you don’t need to be deprived of your dream smile anymore! But do you know that apart from your orthodontist, you also have a major role in the success of your braces treatment? That is to diligently follow all the instructions given by your orthodontist related to your oral hygiene. … Continued

Braces Tightening; Significance, Process, Frequency & More

There is a vast significance of braces tightening during the braces treatment. It is also known as braces adjustment. Braces apply gradual pressure on your teeth to reposition them. Every time your teeth change position, the braces lose their grip over them. Therefore, tightening of the braces is often required during the treatment. Go through … Continued

Types of Malocclusions and How Orthodontic Treatment Helps

What is Malocclusion? Malocclusion is the clinical term for misaligned teeth that can lead to oral health complications like overbite, underbite, crossbite, and overcrowding. As the teeth are misaligned, it becomes difficult to perform vital oral functions like chewing, biting and speaking but an orthodontist is specially trained in treating all types of malocclusions and … Continued

Congenitally Missing Tooth; Causes & Treatment of Hypodontia

Hypodontia is a developmental oral health condition. If you are born with lesser teeth than an average person, you have hypodontia. It is also commonly known as congenitally missing teeth (CMT). It affects both baby and permanent teeth. The most common congenitally missing teeth are second premolars, wisdom teeth, and upper lateral incisors. In this … Continued

Functions and Importance of Palate Expanders for Children

Many childhood habits and genetic traits risk an improper growth of permanent teeth later on. Relief comes in the form of early orthodontic treatments, which can begin in a child as young as seven years old and significantly reduce the risk of conditions such as crowded or crooked teeth and jaw problems. One such treatment … Continued

Prognathism: Types, Causes and Treatment

Does your or any of your family member’s jaw seem off-balance? One of the upper or lower jaws is protruding? It is probably due to Prognathism. It is a dental abnormality. Because of Prognathism, teeth don’t fit together correctly. And regular functions like eating and talking becomes challenging. An orthodontist can identify the causes of … Continued

5 effective steps to prevent Canker Sore from Braces

A canker sore is a common phenomenon, or we can say side effects of braces. Canker sores are small ulcers formed inside the inner parts of your mouth. They can make you suffer from tingling and burning sensations. These sores are round and appear in white, grey, or red color. There are other causes also … Continued

What is Braces Wax for? Its Uses & Ways to Apply

It takes time to get used to braces. The initial discomfort happens when the wires start to pinch against the soft tissues of your mouth. But there is a perfect braces care product available in the market for this concern. Braces wax can provide you relief from pain and soreness. Braces wax is also known … Continued

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