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Customizable Orthodontic Appliances

Orthodontic appliances are highly customizable pieces of work, some would say even artwork. As such, automation is almost nonexistent when it comes down to manufacturing an appliance. Yes, there is certain technology that will allow you to provide a better product whether it is higher quality or a better fit for the patient, either quality […]

The Importance Of Sport Guards

Sport guards are very important because they provide protection. Primarily, they protect your teeth but potentially they can protect an athlete against concussions. How does a sport guard protect teeth? Why does this injury come about in the first place? Well, 60% of dental-facial injuries happen while playing sports. Out of these injuries 10 to […]

What to Look for when Choosing an Orthodontic Lab?

What to Look for when Choosing an Orthodontic Lab? When it comes to choosing an orthodontic lab, there are many choices out there, and it’s important to find the best fit for you. While there are many great labs, consider weighing all the pros and cons of each orthodontic lab to make sure you are […]

FAQs about adult orthodontics

Is there an age limit for orthodontic treatment? You’ll be pleased to hear that there’s no upper age limit for braces.Your teeth will need to be healthy and suitable for treatment, but age isn’t a factor. What are the benefits of adult braces? Most people associate braces with straight teeth, but the benefits don’t end […]

When is the best time to have orthodontic treatment?

If teeth are properly aligned with a correct bite early in a child’s life, it can prevent further dental problems from arising in adulthood. It’s so important orthodontic treatment is conducted swiftly and as early as possible. Developing a ‘bad bite’ can be diagnosed from as early as 2-3 years old. If malocclusions are detected […]

The Original Of Sleep Herbst Appliance

The Herbst appliance has been in used in dentistry since 1909, it can be used to treat bruxism, TMJ, snoring and OSA. The Sleep Herbst Appliance is a mandibular re-positioning device that has been in use since 1909 in orthodontic and TMJ therapy, prior to its modification for treatment of sleep disordered breathing. The Herbst […]