What is a Palate Expansion and Who Is It Meant For? When a child comes in for their initial consultation, an orthodontist will not only take a look at the current baby teeth and adult teeth coming, but also at the structure of the palate and how it’s growing in. Many issues can develop if […]
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Orthodontics are typically associated with teenage years and acne. However, there are currently more than 1.5 million adults receiving orthodontic treatment according to the American Association of Orthodontists. Every year, more and more adults are realizing it’s not too late to get the smile of their dreams to improve self-esteem and confidence. Besides cosmetic reasons, […]
When an orthodontic emergency occurs at home you may begin to panic and call your orthodontic provider to set up an appointment as soon as possible. However, very few emergencies will require immediate care and most can be fixed at home. In this blog, we’ll discuss the most common issues you may face with your […]
Bad habits are something all of us develop over our lifetime. As kids it may be something harmless like wiping your hands on your clothes. As we get older we may develop some more harmful habits such as smoking or anxious eating. We rarely stop and think about the damage that some habits can do […]
School, sports and braces all come around the same time in a child’s life. It’s a lot to juggle for both you, the parent, and your child. Not only do you have to make sure they did their homework, packed their sports bag but now, with braces, your concern for their safety is heighted even […]
When it comes to braces, they may not be the most comfortable experience, but part of the fun is being able to pick your braces colors. At Yang Orthodontics we offer a wide array of colors to help spice up your journey to a new smile.
Summer is the time of year of sun kissed skin, outdoor activities, cookouts, and new braces. Now that summer has drawn to a close, a new school year has begun. If your child was one of the many to get braces this past summer, they have a whole additional set of responsibilities that come along […]