2021

Are Invisalign Attachments Going to be Obvious?

Dentist Blog

For many people, their Invisalign aligners slot tightly enough over their teeth so that the teeth themselves create a sufficient counterbalance force for the realignment process to be successful. But everyone's teeth are different, and it might be that the configuration of your teeth means that some assistance will be needed. Although the pressure exerted on teeth via Invisalign is mild, your orthodontist might inform you that you will need attachments applied to your teeth — essentially allowing the aligner to grip your teeth.

4 June 2021

4 Common Causes of Bad Breath

Dentist Blog

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is one of the most common oral health problems. Seeing your dentist is the first step to find out what is causing your bad breath so you can get it treated. One of the following four common causes likely is to blame. 1. Diet The foods you eat and the beverages you drink can affect the way your breath smells. Coffee, garlic, raw onions and other strong-smelling foods and drinks can leave a lingering smell on your breath, which can persist even after you clean your teeth.

5 April 2021