Wearing braces during your treatment at Central Texas Orthodontics presents some unique challenges in the types of food you can safely eat. The wrong items can be difficult to remove from between your teeth and the appliance. Other foods may even break or loosen your braces. Dinner recipe ideas Lasagna is a great dinner choice […]
Archives for November 2016
At Central Texas Orthodontics, we love to celebrate the holidays with vigor! Drs. Brian St. Louis and George Cantu would love to share some unique ways of celebrating Thanksgiving from beyond the Austin, TX area to the national level! When Americans sit down to dinner on the last Thursday of November, the day that Abraham […]
Does My Child Need Two-Phase Treatment?
Two-phase orthodontic treatment involves two separate and distinct periods that your child receives orthodontic treatment. It allows your son or daughter to begin early treatment of bite and jaw problems, in order to reduce the dental issues he or she experiences later on. Two-phase orthodontic treatment with Drs. Brian St. Louis and George Cantu can […]
Five Braces-Friendly Dinner Recipes
Did you know that more than four million children throughout the US and Canada have braces? At Central Texas Orthodontics, Drs. Brian St. Louis and George Cantu and our staff know that kids can be picky and meticulous eaters. If cooking for children without braces is difficult, preparing meals for children with braces is especially daunting. “Comfort […]
Why Should I Visit The Dentist During Treatment?
So, you just got your braces on, and you’re wondering why you should continue visiting your general dentist since you’re seeing Drs. Brian St. Louis and George Cantu every other month. Patients always ask us if they should continue to see their dentist while in orthodontic treatment. In short, the answer is yes. Today, we […]