If you’re looking for the best, most efficient way to keep your teeth clean and in good health it is a great time to invest in an electric toothbrush. Why? Because it does most of the work for you and has a ton of benefits that come along with it. According to the American Dental […]
One of the biggest questions kids with braces have in October is, “Can I eat Halloween candy?” The short answer is yes, enjoy yourself! However, it’s important to be mindful of how much sugar you are eating and what candies are likely to break brackets and wires on your braces. When it comes to orthodontic […]
If you’re looking for ways to boost your dental health, look no further! Here are some daily habits that you can work into your routine to maintain the healthiest mouth possible. 1. Proper Brushing Brushing is something everyone does, some better than others. It’s important to make sure you are brushing properly and efficiently and […]
With our offices being closed due to the mandated COVID-19 stay-at-home order, more and more people are looking for ways to care for their smiles at home in between orthodontic appointments. At Fry Orthodontics, achieving the smile of your dreams is our top priority. This blog will provide you with tips on how to continue […]
Halitosis is the clinical word used to describe chronic bad breath. It is estimated that 25% of people are affected with this condition. Unfortunately, this is not something that a quick tooth brushing and mouthwash gargle in the morning will get rid of. If you do have halitosis for an extended amount of time it is possible […]
Are you experiencing any gum swelling or discomfort while wearing braces? If so, consider this helpful information about gum health and learn ways to prevent swelling.
What Are White Spots? “White spots” are one of the most common problems associated with wearing braces, but they are not actually caused by the braces themselves. White spots are decalcification or demineralization of the tooth and are caused by the acid-producing bacteria found in plaque. These areas of decalcification can develop into cavities. White […]
In honor of February being the National Children’s Dental Health month, here are a few tips on how to properly care for your teeth on a daily basis. Each day we eat and drink foods that cause plaque build up that can cause cavities and even tooth decay. To keep your teeth strong and healthy […]
What’s the best thing about glow-in-the-dark braces?
They’ll make your smile light up a room.