Zoc Doc 1ST IMPRESSIONS Orthodontics

1ST IMPRESSIONS Orthodontics

1ST IMPRESSIONS Orthodontics

Why the Banned Foods List Matters

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. EVERY CURRENT AND former orthodontic patient knows about the banned foods list. It can mostly be summarized as “don’t eat anything too hard or too sticky.” Do all our new...

How Do Braces Intersect With Wisdom Teeth?

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. A MAJOR RITE of passage for many young adults is getting their wisdom teeth out. It’s not the case for everyone; plenty of people have room for their third molars and a...

Why Aren’t Teeth Always Straight?

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. THE BENEFITS OF having straight teeth are many. Studies indicate that people with straight teeth are seen as more successful, intelligent, and likely to get dates than people...

Dentures Through History

Top image obtained through Wikimedia Commons. Portrait by Gilbert Stuart, 1797. TOOTH LOSS HAS BEEN a problem people have had to deal with all throughout history, and false teeth have been a solution since at least 2500 B.C. Dentures Through The Ages The oldest known...

How Does Swimming Affect Teeth?

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. HAVE YOU EVER NOTICED any extra sensitivity in your teeth after a fun afternoon swimming? You aren’t imagining things, though it usually takes more than just one trip to the...