Can You Get Braces with Missing Teeth

Can You Get Braces with Missing Teeth?

Are you wondering if you can still get braces if you have one or more missing teeth? What should you do if you have a tooth that has been hindered from erupting properly because of crowding? Many people with missing teeth think they don’t qualify for braces because of their missing teeth. The good news is that people with missing teeth can actually get braces if they are the right candidates.

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Teeth Shaving Before Or After Braces?

What is Teeth Shaving?

You may be asking. Does teeth shaving hurt? Can an orthodontist shave your teeth? Is teeth shaving even safe? Or simply wondering if teeth get shaved after braces or Invisalign or before.

An interproximal reduction is commonly referred to as teeth shaving. This procedure often becomes necessary for individuals with overcrowded teeth.

Overcrowding will cause issues with alignment if the individual requires braces. This is true for all types of braces from traditional metal braces to Invisalign.

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Does Smoking Affect Braces - Get the Straight Facts

Can You Smoke With Braces? Get the Straight Facts

The burning question on everyones lips is “Can you smoke with braces? Smoking and braces don’t mix. Just don’t do it. Having braces while smoking puts the teeth at risk of severe staining. In addition, smoking can also lead to a number of oral health problems after braces are removed.

Everyone knows that smoking cigarettes and other tobacco products can be extremely harmful for our long-term health in a many different ways.  People widely associate smoking cigarettes with conditions that affect our lungs but they do not consider oral health or throat cancer as major health concerns associated with it too.

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Do Braces Change Your Jawline

Do Braces Change Your Jawline?

A question that is often asked is do braces change/fix your jawline?
Once you begin wearing braces, your teeth will shift and change. Not only can they improve the shape of your mouth by moving them into better positions for chewing food properly but over time it may give you a more attractive jawline and smile.
So let’s start from the beginning.

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