Braces Require Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits

Here at Vincent Team Orthodontics our orthodontist, Dr. Vincent can give you braces in order to correct an alignment problem with your teeth. Traditional braces use a series of brackets, wires, bands, and spacers to slowly move the position of your teeth. Your regularly scheduled appointments are also a prime opportunity to repair or replace any orthodontic hardware components that... read more »

Cavity Prevention and Good Gum Health Is Very Important When You Have Braces

Your new set of orthodontic braces will help to correct the alignment of your teeth to improve your overall oral function, improve your smile’s appearance, and prevent problems like dental attrition. This is done by having Dr. Scott Vincent tighten your braces every four to six weeks. Each of these routine adjustments will gradually move your teeth one step closer... read more »

Special Oral Hygiene Tools Can Help Maintain a Healthy Mouth with Braces

Your braces are the first step toward realigning your teeth. Throughout the course of successive adjustments, tension will be applied to your teeth and the connective tissues in the underlying dental sockets. This will gradually bring your teeth into their ideal alignment for a better-functioning mouth and a more appealing smile. Should you develop cavities or excess wear and tear... read more »

It’s Important to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene with Braces

The braces installed in your mouth at Vincent Team Orthodontics have been designed to alter and improve the alignment of your teeth. This is done by applying progressive tension through the course of iterative adjustment sessions. Poor oral hygiene increases the chances of having cavities or causing orthodontic hardware to suffer excessive wear and tear. Should this befall you, the... read more »