What Does an Orthodontist Do?

What Does an Orthodontist Do?

While there is plenty of evidence tying dental health to overall health, only about 63 percent of adults see a dentist in any given year. Not surprisingly, about a quarter of adults have untreated cavities. Of course, cavities aren’t the only kind of problem...
How to Take Care of Your Braces

How to Take Care of Your Braces

There are more than 4 million people in the United States alone who wear braces, and if you’re one of them, it’s important that you learn how to take care of your braces while you have them. Braces are meant to improve your dental health, but if you...
Five Common Jaw Pain Causes

Five Common Jaw Pain Causes

Have you been feeling twinges of jaw pain lately? Or maybe you’re feeling a lot of pain. Well, you’d be joining the other 10 million people around the country who experience jaw pain. But what causes jaw pain? Is there a solution for your suffering or is...

You’re Done With Braces…Now What?

Your smile is shining, aligned, and healthier than ever! Now, how do you keep it that way? All of us in the Carolina Braces family are so proud of your progress. To keep your smile beautiful for years to come, follow our tips. After getting your braces removed When...

Wisdom Teeth & Braces

For older teenagers and young adults, emerging wisdom teeth may be on the horizon. For those who are undergoing active orthodontic treatment or in retention, wisdom teeth can raise several concerns—especially if you think they may affect your smile. Read on to learn...