Keep Visiting an Orthodontist After Your Braces Are Removed

August 31st, 2018 (No Comments)

Wearing braces is common among students in middle school and high school in Ottawa However, people across all ages can wear braces to correct problems with alignment and crooked teeth. Various groups of people find it embarrassing to wear the conventional wire and bracket braces. Nowadays, with invisible braces and many other options available, people […]

How To Take Care of Your Teeth And Why?

January 17th, 2017 (No Comments)

Some basic elements If you want your mouth and teeth to be healthy and your smile always glowing, it is essential to maintain good daily hygiene: brushing teeth and using dental floss. You should brush your teeth at least twice a day, morning and evening or after each meal. If you maintain good hygiene of […]

Never Too Late to Have the Smile You Always Dreamed Of

November 29th, 2016 (No Comments)

Tired of hiding your smile due to crooked teeth, stained teeth or misaligned teeth. If you’re an adult who’s unhappy with your smile, here’s good news. Braces are just as effective for older people as they are for the young. Many adults believe that they missed their chance of having straight teeth if they didn’t […]

National Oral Health Month

November 2nd, 2016 (No Comments)

Even if October is the month that brings us Ghosts and Trick or Treaters, it’s also the perfect time to focus on Orthodontic Health – as October is National Orthodontic Health Month. It’s the perfect time to share important information regarding orthodontic treatment and how to take care of your orthodontic braces.  Making sure your […]

The Element (Itero)

September 27th, 2016 (No Comments)

There is something new at Wellington Village Orthodontics! Our office is always looking for ways to make this process less invasive, more reliable, and easier for you. In an effort to bring this process up to speed, we’re proud to announce we’ve acquired an iTero®Element™ Intraoral Scanner. This device will eliminate the need for those […]

Summer Friendly Foods

July 5th, 2016 (No Comments)

Having braces doesn’t mean you can’t eat this summer! Those with braces don’t have to miss out on all the great traditional summer foods. There are healthy and great alternatives for those with braces who miss out on some of the crunchy and sticky options that are usually eaten during these warm summer months. If […]

Can I Use Mouthwash Instead of Flossing?

May 25th, 2016 (No Comments)

It is essential to remember that no mouthwash is a replacement for the regular oral care routine of twice-daily brushing and daily flossing. While mouthwash goes a long way in improving your oral care, it is not a substitute for flossing. Mouthwashes and flossing provide different benefits that you should understand. So, even if you […]

What is New at Wellington Village Orthodontics?

May 25th, 2016 (No Comments)

SureSmile® Orthodontic Technology You’re getting braces? You’re excited about having that great smile? You may be nervous about wearing the wires and brackets. Well, there is a new, technologically advanced orthodontic system that makes straightening your teeth a lot more precise and more accurate compared to conventional orthodontic treatment. It’s called SureSmile. The SureSmile treatment […]

Malocclusions – Problems to Watch

February 19th, 2016 (No Comments)

A malocclusion is a misalignment or incorrect relation between the teeth of the two dental arches when they approach each other as the jaws close. Malocclusions may benefit from early diagnosis in order to be taking care of by an orthodontic specialist at an early stage. Source: American Association of Orthodontists What Causes Malocclusion? Malocclusion is usually an inherited condition. This […]

How to Floss With Braces

February 19th, 2016 (No Comments)

Taking care of your teeth while you have braces is not always an easy thing. Be prepared to spend three times as long on your oral care while you have braces on your teeth. Don’t worry; this time is worth it because you will get an amazing smile at the end of your orthodontic treatment. […]