Orthodontists on PEI: Choosing the Right Treatment Provider

When considering something as important as improving our smile, we should make sure we’re aware of all our treatment options – there may be more effective or more convenient alternatives available than those initially suggested to us. There may even be a less invasive, faster or less expensive option! More»

What is Orthodontics?

Best Foods to Eat With New Braces

If you have been referred to an orthodontist or are researching the best way to get the smile you dream of, it’s a good idea to become familiar with what an orthodontist does and how they are different from a dentist. More»

Do Braces Hurt?

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Admit it: it doesn’t matter if you are young or old, male or female, if you have considered orthodontic treatment you’ve probably asked this question, or at least silently considered it. Of course, it’s a completely reasonable question; admittedly, braces are an invasive procedure. After all, they do move your teeth from one spot to another! More»

Orthodontists in Halifax: 5 Reasons to Choose Docbraces

A recent study has revealed that the majority of us will get a second opinion on a needed car repair or home improvement project, but far fewer of us will seek out alternative advice when it comes to our teeth. Of course, versus a new car or even a new home, it’s easy to see that a new smile can have an even greater impact on our daily lives. More»

Braces vs Invisalign: How to Choose

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Depending on your orthodontic diagnosis and needs, it’s possible that you will have a choice of which system to use to achieve your desired results. Typically at Docbraces, our patients choose between traditional or clear braces and Invisalign. There are advantages to both, however it is not a secret that many adult and older teen patients choose the Invisalign system once they realize it’s an option for them. More»

Orthodontists in Amherst: How to Choose a Provider

Just one of the perks of living in Amherst, of course besides the year-round beauty of the Bay of Fundy, is that the town is home to a Docbraces consultation office! We offer initial meetings with Dr. McManaman from our Amherst office, and after that we provide treatment to our patients from our Moncton office. More»