Ways To Prevent The Need For Braces

Crooked teeth are a major problem. There are 4.8 million people wearing braces in this country, and 78 percent of those people are children. Why do children need braces? They are meant to correct an alignment issue to help provide aid in digestion with proper chewing, and they fix crooked teeth. One of the questions that many pediatric dentists hear …

5 Benefits of Early Treatment From an Orthodontist

While orthodontic braces have been used since 1800, many people go to an orthodontist only when they start experiencing problems with their teeth. Furthermore, most parents lack an absolute answer of when is the ideal time to seek dental treatment for their kids. The American Association of Orthodontists advocates for a checkup as early as when your child is below …

How Early Should Your Child See An Orthodontist?

You know to take your children to the dentist by age one, but did you know you should also take your child to an orthodontist at an early age? According to the American Association of Orthodontists, all children should receive orthodontics treatment by the age of seven for best results. Although seven may seem a bit early to see the …

Importance of an Orthodontist

Are you a self-conscious person and are concerned about your dental layout? Welcome aboard. Not all folks out there have the natural teeth alignment, but thanks to the orthodontist like DR. Ghosh, you can have them corrected. To put a smile on your face, here is a perfect definition of an orthodontist. Orthodontist professionalized their work in 1901 based on …

How to Care for Your Invisalign?

Many people have been opting for Invisalign as an alternative to traditional metal braces. Invisalign braces are made from clear, thermoplastic material that is crafted to custom fit your teeth. Unlike traditional braces, they are nearly invisible and removable. They are also easy to take care of with a few simple dos and don’ts. Let’s take a look at how …

How to Prevent Cavities with Invisalign

Invisalign braces and aligners are a great alternative to traditional wire braces for any patient requiring corrective orthodontic care. One of the most appealing aspects of these invisible dental trays or aligners is the fact that the patient can properly clean their teeth. Unlike traditional wire braces that cannot be removed and can only be cleaned around, Invisalign braces offer …

Top Tips For People With Braces

Having a healthy, straight smile is a key indicator of good oral health. Unfortunately, for many individuals, having a straight smile does not come naturally, which is why people of all ages turn to braces or Invisalign. If you recently were fitted with braces or are about to get some, you should be aware that there are specific rules you …

Invisalign Teen at Ghosh Orthdontics: Pottsville, Hazleton and Allentown PA

Posted on: May 15th, 2013 by Ghosh Team Did you know that Invisalign technology is an option for teens between the ages of 13-19? It makes having straight teeth possible with almost no change to the busy and fun teen lifestyle! Invisalign Teen treatment accommodates the natural eruption of cuspids and second bicuspids by allowing us to prescribe the room …

October is National Dental Health Month

Posted on: October 3rd, 2012 by Ghosh Team GOT TEETH?  Thank Your Hygienist!  October is also National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM).  Dental hygienists are preventive oral health professionals licensed in dental hygiene who provide educational, clinical and therapeutic services that support total health through the promotion of optimal oral health.  WOW, and you just thought they cleaned your teeth!  The …

Whiter Teeth

Posted on: September 28th, 2012 by Ghosh Team Check out this link below for GREAT tips on making your Teeth Look WHITER!! http://shopping.yahoo.com/news/sneaky-ways-to-make-your-teeth-look-whiter-.html