Oral Health Essentials for Your Smile in Braces

To have a successful orthodontic experience, our Orthocare Systems Orthodontics team is committed to your oral health and alignment in St. Louis, Missouri. In fact, our orthodontist, Dr. E. Glenn Glassman wants to make sure that you are taking good care of your teeth and braces as you go. For a beautiful smile when you… Read more »

The Reasons Why Your Teeth Hurt After Orthodontic Adjustment Appointments

When you get your braces adjusted, your teeth feel sore and tender. This is to be expected. In fact, it’s a good sign because it proves that the teeth are moving. However, that doesn’t make it any more inconvenient. To help you understand why your teeth hurt after an adjustment appointment, our orthodontist, Dr. E…. Read more »

Properly Floss Your Braces-Covered Smile with These Tips

When you have braces, it’s very important to keep your mouth clean. This means you need to keep up on oral hygiene and even take additional measures that provide a cleaner smile. When it comes to brushing, there are a few things you can do to provide a more productive brush, and our orthodontist, Dr…. Read more »

Aligning Your Smile as an Adult

More and more adults are taking time out of their busy lives to align their smiles with braces. At Orthocare Systems Orthodontics in St. Louis, Missouri, our orthodontist, Dr. E. Glenn Glassman is pleased to be a part of that movement, as we help adults achieve the smiles they have always wanted. In addition to having straighter… Read more »

Keep Your Head During Orthodontic Mishaps

If you or your child experience an orthodontic emergency in St. Louis, Missouri, please call Orthocare Systems Orthodontics at 314-739-8888 immediately. Dr. E. Glenn Glassman and our team offer orthodontic emergency care to help repair damage to orthodontic appliances and to help you continue with your orthodontic treatment. If you are unable to meet with… Read more »

How Do I Keep My Retainer in Pristine Condition?

If you want to maintain a straight, healthy, and attractive smile, then you need to take good care of your retainer. If you don’t, your retainer could become damaged and even lost. So, to help you keep your retainer in tip-top shape, Dr. E. Glenn Glassman and our orthodontic team are happy to give you… Read more »

Stay on Top of Caring for Your Braces

As long as you are exercising safe and successful oral hygiene habits, your braces can continue to accomplish their purpose. The smoother the transition, the quicker the recovery time. Here are some model tips to help you out: – Be present for your regular orthodontic appointments at Orthocare Systems Orthodontics. Any skipped sessions may adjourn… Read more »

Tips on Relieving Sore Teeth When You Have Braces

Are your teeth sore because Dr. E. Glenn Glassman just adjusted your braces? If so, there are things you can do to relieve that pain and dull the discomfort. To help you, we will be happy to share those tips and information with you. First, rinse your mouth with warm water. The warmth can comfort… Read more »

How to Avoid Bad Breath When You Have Braces

Are you aligning your teeth with braces in St. Louis, Missouri? If so, Dr. E. Glenn Glassman and our orthodontic team have some tips that can help you avoid bad breath. First, keep up on oral hygiene. Make sure to brush and floss your teeth after each meal and snack. It’s common to get food… Read more »

Orthodontic Treatments Are Effective at Treating Malocclusions

If you wish to improve your oral health care, it is important to make sure your teeth are straight and free of malocclusions. Malocclusions are bad bites and misalignments typically seen in the incisors. Orthodontic treatments are effective at treating a wide variety of malocclusions. Most malocclusions take place within the incisors, which are the… Read more »