With new braces, you may notice that your mouth feels a little different after they’re first put on. To make your transition a little smoother, you may want to change your eating habits for the first few days while you get used to your new braces. Docbraces’ top 5 suggestions for the best kinds of foods to eat when you first get braces are below: More»
If you just got your braces or are planning on getting them soon, you’re probably already looking forward to the healthier mouth and great smile that will result. Like most things that benefit us, however, some effort is required on our part. This includes taking care of your mouth and braces by keeping them clean. More»
Which works best: Invisalign, or braces? Let’s start by reframing the question. As a potential patient, the most important question to ask when considering your treatment options is “Invisalign vs braces—what will work best for me?” More»
Orthodontic treatment for adults is becoming more and more popular—in fact, nearly 50% of Docbraces’ patients are adults. While there are a number of treatments available to straighten teeth, Invisalign is becoming increasingly popular among adults and teens at our Halifax, Dartmouth, Amherst, Moncton, Charlottetown and Summerside locations. The latest in orthodontic technology, Invisalign’s smile straightening system is minimally invasive and has little impact on the lifestyle of those who wear it. More»
Like so many of choices, when investigating Invisalign, one of the most common questions patients have is “how much does Invisalign cost?”. You may be relieved to hear that moving forward with Invisalign at Docbraces is not only comfortable physically, but can be made easier on the bank account.
Putting a price on your health, happiness and self-esteem is impossible; however, the reality is that most of us have budgets to consider, even when it comes to investing in ourselves. As such, it’s understandable that questions around price and cost are among the most common for people thinking about straightening their teeth. More»
Many of us are not happy with our smiles, but on the other hand, we may not be happy with the idea of wearing traditional braces either. If only there were a way to achieve a straight, attractive smile without having our coworkers and friends seeing the obvious orthodontic fix.
Thanks to Invisalign, there is a way! More»
If you’re reading this, you’re probably considering Invisalign for straightening your teeth and improving your smile. An equally important part of your decision (that perhaps you haven’t considered yet) is who will provide your treatment, guiding you through the process to ensuring your success. After all, you wouldn’t want a hobby mechanic working on your Porsche, right? In the case of Invisalign, you want—and need—an Elite Provider. More»
Monique is among 50% of Docbraces patients over the age of 21, improving her smile in adulthood. She achieved beautiful results, evident in her Invisalign before and after photos, and was kind enough to share her patient story as an example of how adults are realizing the many advantages of straightening their teeth without braces. Learn about Monique’s story before and after Invisalign: More»
It seems like braces are a right of passage for most teens these days, and for good reason—creating a healthy smile is an invaluable lifelong asset. The experience of having braces is also improving with more comfortable, discreet options for teens. A fantastic case for the difference teen braces can make before and after is Mason, one of Docbraces’ patients. Mason shares his braces before and after story with us in this blog post: More»