Category Archives: Orthodontics

Dealing with Painful Braces

Dealing with Braces Pain

Dealing with Painful Braces Did you recently get your braces tightened, or adjusted and are now in excruciating pain? You’re probably looking for advice on dealing with painful braces. The good news is we’ve got the answers you’re looking for. Seeing our Buffalo orthodontists for a free screening can be beneficial if you are experiencing […]

Orthodontic Treatments

Orthodontic Treatments

Orthodontic Treatments in Buffalo, NY If you think you child needs to receive orthodontic treatments, you may be wondering what can be done to fix their smile. Here are a few types of orthodontic treatments. Orthodontic Treatments: How Braces Work A lot of times, when patients come into the office they sort of wonder how […]

Crossbite Treatment

Crossbite Treatment Malocclusion Bad Bite Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

Crossbite Treatment A cross bite is a type of malocclusion that occurs when the tooth is either closer to your tongue or your cheek than it is to the corresponding tooth in your mouth. Crossbites are also known as a “bad bite” and should be corrected as it can lead to jaw problems later in […]

The Complete Orthodontic Care Guide

The Complete Orthodontic Care Guide

The doctors at Orthodontists Associates of WNY has created The Complete Orthodontic Care Guide to help parents and patients of orthodontics understand the types treatments. Download Our Free Orthodontic Care Guide As a parent, you are responsible for the health and well-being of your child(ren). That is no easy task! Ensuring your children have sound oral […]

Orthodontic Treatment Benefits

Benefits of Orthodontics Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

If your child’s teeth are naturally uneven or there is an issue with her or his jaw alignment, it is in your best interest to consult with an orthodontist as early as possible. Building this relationship is among one of the many benefits of orthodontic treatment, and you can learn about some of the other […]

Children’s Braces: Common Myths

Children's Braces: 3 Myths that Just are Not True

The decision to get your children braces is often one that is tinged with concerns that no longer hold true. Painful orthodontics are a thing of the past. Read what our experienced Buffalo orthodontists have to say about some of the most commonly presumed myths about children’s braces. #1 BRACES GO ON EVERY CHILD AT […]

Free Orthodontic Consultation

Free Orthodontic Consultation | Buffalo Orthodontist | Orthodontist

When people have a problem that they can’t solve on their own, they typically visit an expert for consultation. Experts offer professional advice on how to advance and solve an issue at hand. One example of an expert capable of doing this is an orthodontist. Orthodontists focus on the irregularities that occur in facial and […]

Tongue Thrust

Tongue Thrust Orofacial Myofunctional Disorder Buffalo Orthodontists

Do you struggle with a gap between your front upper and lower teeth, otherwise known as an open bite? Are you dealing with the negative repercussions of this issue, including slurred speech, a lisp, or an issue with your teeth alignment? If so, you may have a condition known as tongue thrust. Tongue thrust occurs […]

TMD Treatment

TMD Treatment | Orthodontists Associates of WNY | Orthodontist

Do you often have high amounts of pain that is centralized around the jaw or mouth area? Do daily actions such as chewing or talking irritate your jaw? If these sound like you, you may be suffering from TMD. Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD),  is a type of jaw disorder that can lead to pain and discomfort […]

Fixing Crowded Teeth

Fixing Crowded Teeth | Orthodontists Associates of WNY | Buffalo, NY

When your jaw is too small for your teeth, it can lead to crowding. Crowded teeth occur due to overlap in your teeth, either some pushed forward, backward, or twisted in a different direction, due to a lack of space in the mouth. This can make sense conceptually, as if there is not enough room […]