women holding an invisalign aligner between her fingers


Jeune femme qui sourit en regardant un miroir dans une clinique dentaire

18 January 2024 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

When Orthodontic Dental Care Services Are Required

When should you consult an orthodontist rather than a dentist? The two professions are often confused or considered interchangeable. That’s why we often mistakenly write or say “orthodentist” rather than “orthodontist”. That said, it’s important to recognize the situations in which consultation with an orthodontist is required. Orthodontic treatment options can help prevent many problems. […]

young brunette woman smiling wearing braces

13 January 2023 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

Is Orthodontic Treatment for Adults Possible?

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. […]

asian women putting on invisalign

4 January 2023 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

Life With Invisalign Dental Aligners

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 […]

dentist mirror in a mouth with braces

11 November 2022 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

Orthodontic Braces Treatment: Maintenance Tips

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.  […]

dentist showing a jaw prototype

4 October 2022 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

Consultation With an Orthodontist: What to Expect?

No miracle recipe exists when it comes to orthodontic treatments. Each client requires personalized care according to their own personal needs, since all mouths are unique. There are, however, a few steps that are essential and repeat themselves. Don’t forget that those treatments are not only for your smile but also for your general oral […]

family brushing their teeth

30 June 2022 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

5 Simple Tips for a Healthy Mouth

Everyone knows that good dental hygiene is essential for our mouth and for our body in general. What happens when you neglect this aspect and what are the benefits of maintaining your oral health? Through this article, you will discover 5 easy tips to ensure good oral health. Establish a Steady Dental Routine Good dental […]

nettoyage du invisalign

21 July 2021 | Dr. Frédéric Lavoie

Easily Maintain Your Invisalign Aligners

Invisalign aligners are commonly used for straightening teeth and are a great alternative to traditional metal braces. To find out if you are eligible for Invisalign treatment, an appointment with Dr. Frédéric Lavoie is necessary. Once treatment has started, it is essential to properly maintain your aligners to prevent bacteria from adhering to them and […]