Canker Sores and Braces? Let’s Prevent them!

As part of our dietary series, Christen has put together a list with ADA about things that can help prevent and manage canker sores which some patients get while being in braces.

There is no cure for canker sores but you may be able to reduce how often you get them by avoiding foods that irritate […]

By |May 28th, 2017|Dietary|Comments Off on Canker Sores and Braces? Let’s Prevent them!

What to Eat with Braces or Invisalign

As part of our dietary series, our #AOmazing team member Christen has put together a list of foods that may cause problems with braces with help from the American Dental Association.

What to Eat with Braces?

Braces can be delicate, and any foods that are sticky, chewy or hard can easily cause them to break, including:

·         ice

·         nuts

·         popcorn

·         […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Dietary|Comments Off on What to Eat with Braces or Invisalign

What SHOULD the kids eat? Children and Teen Reccomendations

As part of our dietary series, our #AOmazing team member Christen has adapted from the ADA some recommendations for diet for Children and Teens with or without Braces or Invisalign.

Children

Children need strong, healthy teeth to chew their food, speak and have a good-looking smile. What’s more, a good diet is essential for a child’s growth and […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Dietary|Comments Off on What SHOULD the kids eat? Children and Teen Reccomendations