Good oral hygiene habits start when children are babies. We explain why it’s important to teach habits early through instruction and reinforce them throughout childhood.
At Ortho 101, we don’t want cost to be a barrier to receiving orthodontic treatment. Here are some ideas from our Grande Prairie dentists to help you get an idea of how to plan for the cost of braces and other orthodontic treatment options.
A parent’s support and encouragement can go a long way in making sure their child’s time in braces is a smooth one. Here’s how you can keep your little one’s trips to the orthodontist as pleasant as possible.
It might be surprising that the holidays are hard on your teeth. You could be under so much stress from running around and getting the family ready for the holidays that you grind your teeth. This pain or discomfort is not okay, and it should not be ignored.
When you or your child look at your smiles in the mirror, you might notice instances of crowded, overlapping, or crooked teeth. There might also be evidence of an underbite or an overbite. These problems may not cause pain, but they can lead to other health concerns later in life.