FAQs Insurance For Orthodontic Benefits

There are so many questions surrounding insurance benefits for orthodontic treatment that we would like to give you answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.  If you have a question that is not answered here, please feel free to call our office at 720-685-0153 and we will be happy to answer any questions […]

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Mouthwash vs Flossing

There are a lot of things you can do to take care of your teeth and gums: brushing, flossing, using mouthwash, and more. Which is better between using mouthwash or flossing. Both get rid of germs and plaque that live in between teeth and gums: one by removing them (floss), the other by killing them […]

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Flossing with Braces

Flossing is a very important part of oral hygiene that should be done at least once a day. When you have braces, flossing is extra important since things often get stuck in your teeth, or in between the wires and your teeth. Flossing with braces can be a bit more difficult than flossing without braces, […]

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Terminology Used with Braces

When you visit an orthodontist you will hear several orthodontic terms used by the doctor and staff in reference to braces. We have complied a list of common terms to better help you understand the braces and the process. This may also help you better explain if something, and what specifically, is bothering or causing […]

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Invisalign For Adults

Many adults can benefit from braces. Most adults do not want to have to deal with traditional braces  variety of reasons; lack of time to come into the office for adjustments, aesthetics, and they may not want to have to deal with getting used to traditional braces. There is a certain amount of stigma attached […]

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How Do Invisalign Braces Work?

Invisalign braces are the “invisible braces”. They are clear devices that are molded specifically to your mouth. The Invisalign device is one of the least intrusive ways to realign teeth. They work especially well for people that prefer to not have to deal with typical metal braces. These amazing devices are not noticeable and have […]

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Advantages of Invisalign Braces

It is never too late to get braces! You do not have to deal with the old fashioned metal braces anymore, you may find Invisalign braces a great fit for you! Being able to get a perfect smile goes beyond looking good. Teeth that are aligned correctly are healthy teeth. Healthy teeth will last you […]

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FAQs About Invisalign Braces

Invisalign are clear plastic aligners or braces that straighten your teeth. Essentially they work the same way as conventional metal and wire braces that have been around for many decades. Metal braces are also still a treatment option and are often a bit less expensive than Invisalign braces. Your orthodontist can go over with you […]

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Importance of Oral Hygine with Braces

Good oral hygiene is important for everybody, but even more so for those wearing braces. Inadequate oral hygiene can cause decalcification – white marks or spots on the teeth, periodontal disease, inflammation which leads to loss of bone and gingivitis, an inflammation of the gums. It is often thought that the actual braces are the […]

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Orthodontic Treatment Options

Orthodontic Treatment: You Have Plenty of Options! Today’s orthodontists can offer you many different treatment options to achieve the best results for your health while minimizing interference with your lifestyle. Orthodontics is much more than straightening teeth, but that doesn’t mean that treatment will complicate your life. Almost every treatment can be scheduled and done […]

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