Things needed while wearing Braces

Posted on: March 5th, 2013 by Ghosh Team If you are traveling for spring break, your braces are traveling too!   Let’s review a few important tips on traveling with braces: Here are a few items you should be certain to pack in addition to your toothbrush: Wax Rubber Bands (if prescribed to wear) Tylenol or Ibuprofen Floss & Threaders Proxy …

Is it ever too early to Start Teeth Whitening?

Posted on: February 26th, 2013 by Ghosh Team Bleaching your kids teeth before they are fully developed can lead to problems.   Check out this video on WebMD, http://www.webmd.com/video/teen-teeth-bleaching

What Can I eat with braces on? Some eating with braces Do’s and Dont’s

Posted on: February 26th, 2013 by Ghosh Team WE KNOW IT’S NOT FUN WHEN one of your favorite snacks—such as hard candy—is suddenly off the menu! But eating right while you have braces will make a big difference in avoiding emergencies or setbacks. Since navigating through the “DOs” and “DON’Ts” can be confusing, we’d like to share a few rules …

Ways to repair a bracket or wire emergency for Braces

Posted on: February 26th, 2013 by Ghosh Team   Archwire The archwire is the main wire that guides the teeth. This wire is changed periodically throughout treatment as teeth move to their new positions. Bracket The bracket is a small attachment that is bonded directly to the tooth surface. Coil Spring The coil spring goes over the wire and is …

Want Clear Braces? Check out Invisalign Teen

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Ghosh Team Here at Ghosh Orthodontics we offer Invisalign Teen! Find out why Invisalign Teen was the obvious choice for this patient!  You might feel it would work best for you too! http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=v-y_wMET0gg