Tips for Caring for Your Teeth and Gums While Wearing Braces

The number one goal for your oral health is maintaining healthy teeth and gums. This means practicing diligent daily oral hygiene habits; specifically, brushing and flossing to remove plaque along with routine dental visits to remove tartar (hardened plaque), polish your teeth and have your gums checked. When you opt for orthodontics to straighten your... Read more »

What Type of Orthodontic Retainer Will You Be Wearing?

Now that you have undergone orthodontic treatment and your teeth are finally aligned, you will want to make sure they don’t slip back into their previous positions. To prevent this from happening, retainers are used to anchor your teeth into place. Retainers are fashioned to fit your mouth with the correct alignment by taking a... Read more »

Brace Yourself, the Holidays are Coming!

Straightening your teeth with orthodontics can help you achieve a more healthy, aligned and attractive smile. With the upcoming holidays, Halloween, Thanksgiving, the month of December and New Year’s (to name a few), around the corner, your orthodontics treatment won’t take a holiday, so it’s up to you to remember why you are wearing braces.... Read more »

How Orthodontics Can Correct Your Bite Pattern

By now you are likely aware that keeping your teeth and gums free from tooth decay and gum disease should top your list of oral health priorities when it comes to maintaining your healthy smile. But did you know that a malocclusion is another common dental issue that often needs to be addressed? Your original... Read more »

Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than ever adults are successfully straightening... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to determine what orthodontic treatment is... Read more »

What Can the iTero® Element™ Do?

Technology seems to change quickly in today’s world. Each new change can bring new features that may astound and amaze us. Technology is also making great strides in the world of dentistry and orthodontics. One such example can be seen with the iTero® Element™. Dr. likes to stay informed on the latest technology so that… Read more »

Our 3D Scanner Could Make Dental Impressions a Thing of the Past!

Do you remember when if an orthodontist needed an impression of your smile they might have to mix up some sticky plaster-like putty for you to bite on? Then you may have had to sit there for a few minutes while the putty hardened, and after that you needed to brush your teeth to rid… Read more »

Have the Successful Treatment You Deserve With Accelerated Orthodontics

Do you wish to align your smile but you’re worried about the length of the treatment? If so, you’re not alone. Many people want a better and more beautiful smile, but they brush off the thought of orthodontic treatment because they don’t want braces for half their life. Well, our orthodontist, Dr. Brett Gluck, DMD,… Read more »

Have a Top-Notch Orthodontic Journey with the Help of High-Tech Equipment

Our skilled orthodontist, Dr. Brett Gluck, DMD, MS, is here to help you finally achieve the smile of your dreams. If you have misaligned teeth or an off bite, it’s time to call Quality Orthodontic Care and schedule your first orthodontic appointment. This is your first step toward the smile you have always wanted! At… Read more »