The Answers to Questions About Retainers

Do you have questions about retainers? If so, our orthodontist, Dr. Scott Vincent, is happy to help you find the answers. The more you know about retainers, the better. In fact, it can help you choose the right retainer and it can even help you keep your retainer in tip-top shape, which is necessary if you want to maintain a... read more »

There are Different Types of Braces

Do you know the different kinds of braces to choose from in the world of orthodontics? Braces come in many ways depending on your unique situation and need. For example, some are discreet, while others are more traditional full of metal wires and brackets. If you are looking to decide which orthodontic treatment works for you, our orthodontist, Dr. Scott... read more »

Tips That Help You Avoid Fracturing Your Tooth Enamel When You Have Braces

When you’re aligning your smile with braces, you want to avoid every complication possible so you can have a convenient orthodontic journey and so you can achieve your perfect smile quickly. This is why our orthodontist, Dr. Scott Vincent, strongly encourages you to take good care of your smile regularly. To help you avoid fracturing your teeth during your orthodontic... read more »

New Year’s Resolutions You Can Make for Your Braces

Have you run out of New Year’s resolution ideas? If so, our orthodontist, Dr. Scott Vincent, has a recommendation for you: make a resolution for your braces! If you focus on your braces this year, you could have a better orthodontic treatment, you could have a top-notch appliance, and you might even get your braces off faster! Some resolutions you... read more »

Holiday Dessert Guide for Braces

The holidays bring a plethora of desserts and sweets. Here are a few you might find on the dessert menu, and whether or not you should eat these dishes with braces. Pumpkin Pie:  Soft pumpkin custard and a flaky pie crust makes this an excellent seasonal treat for everyone--with or without braces. Dig in! Just make sure to brush well... read more »

Tips on How to Have Top-Notch Breath When You Have Braces

Having a fresh and pristine breath is quite convenient and wonderful. Unfortunately, this is a tough thing to have when you align your teeth with braces. Oftentimes, food particles, plaque, and bacteria get trapped in your appliance and around your teeth, promoting bad breath. However, this doesn’t have to be the case for you. There are things you can do... read more »

Am I Ready for a Retainer?

If you are getting your braces off soon, or are considering getting braces, at some point in time, we’ll talk about fitting you for a retainer. A retainer is used to help keep your teeth in place after your braces have been removed. Like braces, a retainer is custom-made for you. Unlike braces, a retainer is removable. In the case... read more »

Tips on How to Keep Your Retainer in Top-Notch Condition

Retainers are strong, reliable orthodontic appliances that can help keep your teeth in their positions after you’ve completed orthodontic treatment. However, that’s only the case if you take good care of your appliance. So, to help you keep your retainer in tip-top shape, our Vincent Team Orthodontics orthodontic team has some guidelines for you. Step No. 1: Store your retainer... read more »

The Secret to a Straight and Clear Smile Begins with Invisalign®

Do you know the secrets to Invisalign®? With all the treatment methods available these days for your teeth and gums, it’s easy to forget which products and services do what. One of the most fantastic services Vincent Team Orthodontics offers is our Invisalign® orthodontic aligner system, which comes with a bevy of perks and benefits. Ask yourself the following true/false... read more »