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How to Avoid Tooth Decay

How to Avoid Tooth Decay

Let's face it - wearing braces is tough. If you didn't like to floss or brush when you didn't have braces, it's going to be even tougher with braces. But as we've mentioned before about flossing and brushing, it is important to your oral hygiene. We're going to...

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How Food Impacts Your Treatment

How Food Impacts Your Treatment

Whether you are a foodie or just like enjoying the diverse foods we have on the Westcoast, having braces sometimes impacts what you are able to eat. While we know there are people who still eat anything when they have braces, we advise to follow some general...

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How to Brush Your Teeth Properly

How to Brush Your Teeth Properly

Let's be honest, brushing teeth is no one's favourite activity, especially when braces are involved. However, oral hygiene is very important to maintain because it can make your health much worse as you get older. We don't want that to happen to anyone, so we want to...

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How Invisible Braces Work

How Invisible Braces Work

There are a couple of different types of invisible braces – which are typically designed for adults or older children who may want to straighten their teeth without the obvious look of traditional braces. Invisible braces are typically not used when baby teeth are...

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How To Floss Your Teeth Properly

How To Floss Your Teeth Properly

Oral hygiene is very important in your day-to-day life. After all, no one likes bad breath, rotten teeth, or receding gum lines. Flossing and brushing are key to maintaining a healthy smile.   When you have braces, it is even more important to make sure your oral...

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More Myths, Busted

More Myths, Busted

Myth: Braces are bulky and painful Fact: With continuous developments in orthodontic technology, the size of braces has been greatly reduced. In addition, the smaller size provides better aesthetics and also makes it easier for patients to keep their teeth clean. The...

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Your Myths, Busted

Your Myths, Busted

Since braces have been around so long, people have developed these preconceived ideas on what they think or think they know about braces. Well, we’re here to get at the truths behind those myths.   Myth: I’m too old for braces, they’re only for kids! Fact:...

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