April 11, 2018
These days, it seems like even teenagers are too busy for traditional bracket and wire braces. To straighten teeth with these traditional orthodontic solutions, you’ll need to make frequent trips to see an orthodontist, make changes to your diet, and spend a lot of extra time caring for your smile. If none of this sounds ideal, there may be a better option – Invisalign clear braces. This unique alignment tray orthodontic system allows patients to straighten their smiles quickly, comfortably, and without the hassle of traditional bracket and wire braces. In this post, we’ll talk about some of the many ways Invisalign can make your orthodontic alignment more convenient.
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September 7, 2017
When you visit the dentist or a doctor’s office, you likely see and hear a lot of acronyms thrown around like ER, TMJ, and LANAP. However, LANAP should not just be another acronym in that list. Laser periodontal treatment means people with gum disease, excessive amounts of gum tissue, or lip and tongue tie have better options to renew or improve their oral health. LANAP treatments allow patients to receive soft tissue therapies with minimal discomfort during treatment and quick healing following the procedure.
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August 31, 2017
Visiting the dentist twice a year is an essential part of maintaining a whole, healthy smile for life. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends patients of all ages visit a dentist at least two times every year. These regular maintenance appointments give dentists the opportunity to partner with their patients in preventing many major oral health concerns, and treat those non-preventable issues in the earliest stages. Whether it’s been six months or six years since your last dental checkup, the Fort Lauderdale general dentist and team at Island City Dental invite you to call our office. We can’t wait to help you achieve and maintain the healthiest possible smile.
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