Affordable Allentown Invisalign Practitioners

Invisalign is a modern, advanced way to straighten teeth compared to years gone by, where the most common way to properly align our choppers was with metal braces. Invisalign braces are made from invisible, smooth plastic, making them impossible to see and comfortable to wear – but sometimes the true challenge comes when trying to find an Invisalign practitioner who …

Retainers for Teeth

Why Wear Them and How to Keep Them Safe Braces create a beautiful smile, but the retainer maintains it while encouraging better oral hygiene long after its use is extinguished. Although retainers for teeth are most commonly used to hold straight teeth in place after braces, the advantages for children wearing their retainers correctly – per their Allentown orthodontist’s instructions …

Allentown Orthodontics Getting it Right

When it comes to finding the right Allentown orthodontist, it should be about placing the top priority on providing the highest quality orthodontic care in a friendly, comfortable environment. The most advanced and modern of Allentown orthodontics offices utilize the latest technological advancements in the industry, such as invisible ceramic braces and Invisalign, along with the latest in computer technology …

What Does It Feel Like To Get Braces On?

What are the first steps to getting braces on? For most patients, getting braces put on takes about 1-2 hours. The process may seem a little unpleasant and worrisome at first, but Orthodontist Dr. Ghosh will make you feel very comfortable with this process. First, Orthodontist Dr. Ghosh will clean and dry your teeth, then he will apply a special …

What You Need to Know About Getting Braces At Ghosh Orthodontics

What Age do Children Need Braces? The age children need braces varies by case. If a young child comes into the office it doesn’t mean they’ll receive immediate braces treatment. If braces aren’t necessary, Orthodontist Dr. Ghosh simply monitors your child’s teeth until the time is right. What Conditions do Braces Treat? Common cases that require braces for kids include …

Are Braces Right for me?!?!

 Here at Ghosh Orthodontics we hear that questions alot!! According to Preferred Consumer, it’s estimated that 50 percent of people have teeth that are crooked, not aligned properly, or irregular. Fortunately, modern orthodontics has advanced to the point where corrective devices, such as braces and retainers, are less obvious, more comfortable, and can be worn for shorter periods of time. …

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 …