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... 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... Read more »

Emergency Orthodontic Care Tips

Getting braces, or any other form of orthodontic care is one of the “big” events in life for most people. It signals that an amazing, award-winning smile is just over the horizon - and who doesn’t want that? But what happens if you run into a problem during orthodontic treatment?... Read more »

3 Tips That Make Flossing With Braces Easier

Flossing with braces can be a real challenge. The wires of braces make it impossible to floss as you regularly would. We want you to keep your teeth healthy and clean during orthodontic treatment, so Dr. E. Glenn Glassman and our team would like to give you some tips for... Read more »

Got Questions About Sleep Apnea? Here Are Your Answers

Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that our orthodontist, Dr. E. Glenn Glassman, can help treat. It’s very important to let him treat this disorder because it has the potential to be very dangerous. Sleep apnea involves breathing interruptions while you sleep. Your breathing tends to repeatedly stop and start... Read more »

How You Can Benefit From a Straighter Smile

Orthodontic care is a common sight, but what is it good for? Let’s look at the benefits of getting a straighter smile through orthodontic treatment. Orthodontic treatment is used to treat bad bites, or malocclusion. Malocclusion occurs when the teeth are too crowded or crooked, or the top and bottom... Read more »

Concerning Braces and Foods

Braces can be useful tools that put your teeth in order. However, they can restrict what you eat. Certain foods can be hard on your braces. The question is, what will and will not be a problem? If it is sticky, chewy or hard, odds are it will not get... Read more »

New Year, New You: Get A Straight Smile!

It’s the start of the new year, and it’s a great time to evaluate your smile. Is it as straight and as healthy as it could be? If not, it may be time to consider orthodontic treatment. There are many options available to do so. But what are the benefits... Read more »