Is orthodontic treatment for adults possible?

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 13 January 2023
Nowadays, it is quite common to see adults wearing braces to correct the alignment of their teeth, and sometimes even their jaws. To improve their appearance and finally have the smile of their dreams. Contrary to popular beliefs, starting orthodontic treatment in adulthood involves very few additional risks compared to a treatment started in adolescence. […]

Life with Invisalign dental aligners

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 4 January 2023
The way Invisalign works is often not noticed because the treatment is invisible. The clear aligners are transparent in color. They are excellent for moving teeth to the right place for a harmonious smile.  In addition to its transparency, this dental treatment plan is one of the most practical and hygienic. Since it is removable […]

Orthodontic braces treatment : maintenance tips

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 11 November 2022
Wearing orthodontic braces requires maintaining special dental hygiene. It is necessary to monitor all the small particles of food that can infiltrate in order to avoid gum disease and the development of cavities. It is also necessary to act with meticulousness to avoid breakage of boxes, rubber bands and arch wires, which are quite fragile.  […]