Taking Care of Teeth and Gums With Braces

If your child or teen has traditional braces to straighten the teeth, their teeth need special care. Now more than ever it’s essential to practice good oral hygiene. The brackets and wires offer far too many tiny spaces that can trap food particles. If these bits of food aren’t removed on a timely basis, plaque […]

Why is ClearCorrect Right for You?

Invisible braces are one of many great inventions of modern dentistry. ClearCorrect uses a series of clear, custom, removable aligners.   Each aligner moves your teeth just a little bit at a time until you achieve the desired result. The obvious benefits are that you don’t have to deal with unsightly metal brackets or wires. If […]

At The Dentist, New Fairfield Kids “Brace” For Bad News

The first time they hear the word “braces,” New Fairfield kids usually have an image in their mind of the enormous cartoon caricatures they’ve seen on television: sad, lumbering children burdened by piles of metal and wire. Even before they learn the first thing about orthodontics, New Fairfield children might think they’re destined for a lifetime of […]