Metal Braces vs. Ceramic (Clear) Braces

Metal Braces vs. Ceramic (Clear) Braces

There are lots of options available when it comes to braces – how will you know what’s right for you? Let’s talk about two different types of braces. What Are Metal Braces? The first and more traditional option is metal braces. With metal braces, brackets are placed...
Easter Treats Safe for Braces

Easter Treats Safe for Braces

Just because you have braces, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy Easter treats! As Easter quickly approaches in April, many of our patients—and their parents—have asked about what kinds of treats and candy they can have during their braces treatment.  The good news is,...
Skip DIY Braces

Skip DIY Braces

There are much better options for braces in Wichita KS Videos of DIY braces are rampant on YouTube and across the internet, but medical care, including orthodontics, is not something you can DIY. In fact, DIY braces are dangerous and can cause irreparable damage to...

What to do for Orthodontic Emergencies

No matter how careful you are with your braces, sometimes accidents happen. Broken brackets, loose bands, and protruding wires can be painful, uncomfortable, and interfere with your treatment. If you are experiencing an orthodontic emergency, then it’s important to...

Advantages of Invisalign Braces

Invisalign® is a popular choice for many teens and adults who want to improve their smiles without anyone noticing their treatment. Many of these patients are reluctant to get traditional braces because they are so visible, involve wires, uncomfortable and require...
4 Advantages of Straight Teeth – Infographic

4 Advantages of Straight Teeth – Infographic

Our Wichita Orthodontist wants all of his patients to smile big. Having straight teeth is more than just a beautiful smile. Your speech can be clearer, you’ll chew better which will help your oral health as well as your overall health and your confidence...