Caring for Braces

Caring for Braces

Caring for Braces Braces can be a great thing. You know that in due time, you’ll have a beautiful smile and the confidence you have been looking for. Whether they are traditional metal braces or invisible ones, caring for braces is extremely important to keep things healthy as well as let them do their job. […]

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces WNY Orthodontists Free Consultation

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces If you have braces, you may have had your orthodontist give you a list of foods to avoid eating such as popcorn and sticky candy. In addition to those foods, you should be aware of the bad habits to avoid while having braces. Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces […]

How Bites Should Fit Together

How Bites Should Fit Together | WNY Orthodontists | Free Screening

How Bites Should Fit Together When you are checking your child’s teeth for any issues, something you should tell an orthodontist about is how their bite lays. Here is what you should know about how bites should fit together. One of the first things I do with new patients is describe exactly how a bite […]

Conditions that Need Surgical Orthodontics

Need Surgical Orthodontics

Conditions that Need Surgical Orthodontics If you are dealing with oral pain, you may have a condition that will need surgical orthodontics. Conditions that Need Surgical Orthodontics | Mandibular Advancement This means that you have an under-developed lower jaw. This creates an overbite. In surgical orthodontics, incisions are made so that the jaws can be […]

Functional Orthodontic Philosophy

Functional Orthodontic Philosophy

Functional Orthodontic Philosophy If you are looking for an orthodontist for your children, you may be wondering what makes OrthoWNY different from any other orthodontist office. This blog will teach you about the functional orthodontic philosophy that we use in our practice. Functional Orthodontic Philosophy | OrthoWNY Many times, an orthodontist may choose to use […]

Dental Issues Parents Should Check For

Dental Issues

Dental Issues Parents Should Check For If your child’s smile is worrying you, you may be wondering what you, as a parent, should notice about their dental health. Here are four dental issues parents should check for. Dental Issues Parents Should Check For: Teeth Growth Parents often ask, “What should I be looking for on […]

Orthodontic Expander

Orthodontic Expander

Orthodontic Expander If you are concerned about your child’s smile, you may be wondering what can be done to fix their crooked teeth. An orthodontic expander may be the solution. Very often, one of the first orthodontic treatments for children and adolescents is using an orthodontic expander. Expanders can be dental-related, and they work on […]

Pain from Braces

Pain from Braces

Pain from Braces When your child needs braces, you may be worried about discomfort they may experience. Experiencing pain from braces is a common concern that parents and children alike have. A lot of times, patients come into the office wondering, “do braces hurt?” Interestingly, the truth is that, in and of themselves, braces are […]

Dental Growth Questions

Dental Growth Questions Experienced Buffalo Orthodontists

Dental Growth Questions If you are noticing that your children’s teeth need orthodontic work, you may be wondering how their dental growth is affecting their smile. Here are some answers to commonly asked dental growth questions. Dental Growth Questions #1 | What Affects Dental Growth of Jaw People often wonder how genetics can affect orthodontics. […]

Dental X-rays

Dental X-rays Experienced Buffalo Orthodontists Dental Technology

Dental X-rays If you are planning to go to the orthodontist soon, you may be wondering what is going to happen when you get there. Getting dental x-rays done is quite common and the Orthodontists of WNY have two types of dental x-rays that they use for treatment. Dental X-rays: CBCT X-ray One major change […]