Common Complications with Braces

Brace are extremely common and generally considered to be low risk. However, there are some complications that can arise, especially when you don’t keep up your dental hygiene habits while wearing braces. Here are five of the most common complications, plus some tips on how to avoid them! 1. Enamel Demineralization Enamel demineralization occurs when […]

5 Reasons You Should Straighten Your Teeth

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, more than four million Americans are undergoing orthodontic treatment at any given moment, which includes both braces and Invisalign. Here are some reasons you too should join that number and straighten your teeth with Dr. Stroope at Farmington Dental Center. 1. Straight Teeth Help You Have a More […]

Easy Back to School Braces Care for Kids

With summer growing to an all-too-soon close, now would be the perfect time for you to discuss proper dental care during the school day with your children who are wearing braces. This is especially important for children who are going to school for the first time with braces. Fortunately, wearing braces at school doesn’t have to […]

3 Reasons Why Adults Should Get Braces

We know, the thought of getting braces as an adult can be hard. We’re past those teenage years of awkwardness, right? But deep down you wish you could have a straighter and more attractive smile. Today, some 20% of braces-wearers are actually adults. Not only this, but braces are now more discreet than ever, with […]

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