What about my wisdom teeth?

These are the last molars in your mouth to form and commonly erupt between the ages of 17 and 25. Not all wisdom teeth need to be removed and after your treatment we will assess their position. [...]

Is orthodontic treatment painful?

When you first have braces placed, they will feel a little scratchy to your cheeks and gums. But just like wearing in a pair of new shoes, soon you won’t notice the braces at all. The braces [...]

Can I eat as I normally do?

Some foods do not go well with braces. Hard and sticky foods can break the braces off your teeth and must be avoided. These are foods such as whole apples and carrots, popcorn and sticky lollies. [...]

Can I clean my teeth with braces?

It takes more time and care to clean with braces on, but it is crucial to keep your teeth and gums healthy during treatment. We will provide you with brushing instructions and an oral hygiene kit [...]

Do I need to have teeth extracted?

The argument about extracting or not extracting teeth has been around since the early days of orthodontics over 100 years ago. The answer lies in the middle ground. In many cases extractions can [...]

Can you be too old for braces?

Definitely not! In fact, more adults are seeking orthodontic treatment these days. It may be because they didn’t have access to treatment as a teenager or their bite may have changed over time. [...]

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