The Central Texas Orthodontics team knows that oral hygiene is important, whether you have braces on your teeth or not. But if you are a person who wears braces, caring for your teeth and gums can become somewhat challenging. Without daily oral hygiene practices, you may become prone to cavities and tooth decay during your […]
Archives for July 2015
The Clear Benefits of Invisalign
Straighter teeth is something many people desire. A nice smile is one of the most attractive things about a person. However, wearing a mouth full of braces for two, three, or more years can be a major pain, both literally and figuratively. Luckily, there is another option. Invisalign is an alternative to traditional braces. Learn […]
When is the Best Time to Begin Orthodontic Treatment?
Most parents know that routine dental care should begin during their child’s toddler years. And many assume they must wait until their child has all of his or her permanent teeth to visit Drs. Brian St. Louis and George Cantu for an initial orthodontic consultation. The ideal age for an orthodontic evaluation is age seven. […]
Is Adult Orthodontic Treatment For You?
Adult patients who seek orthodontic treatment usually fall into one of two camps: those who did not undergo orthodontic treatment as a child or those who had braces at one point but stopped wearing retainers for one reason or another. At Central Texas Orthodontics, we are happy to offer a variety of treatment options to […]