If you or a loved one will need braces to correct crooked teeth, gaps between teeth, overbite, and/or underbite, then you’ll probably need to decide whether you want metal or ceramic braces. While they both exist to provide the same results, there are some differences that you should understand in order to make the best […]
Invisalign vs Braces
One of the biggest concerns for individuals who need orthodontics treatment revolves around the straightening of the teeth. There are two common means for straightening and aligning the teeth that are very popular. These are traditional braces and Invisalign. It is important to know the differences between these orthodontic solutions to make a better decision […]
Benefits of Mini Diamond Braces
In the past, the only option that people had if they needed braces was the traditional metal braces. Today, there are many different types of braces, including mini diamond braces. Mini diamond braces are made out of stainless steel, and have many benefits over traditional braces. At Grace and Bowman Orthodontics in Fort Walton Beach […]
Will Wisdom Teeth Mess Up My Braces?
Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars. They usually come in when a person is in their late teens or early 20s. They are nicknamed “wisdom teeth” because their appearance usually coincides with college and adulthood. Unfortunately, wisdom teeth often cause problems and have to be removed. Because a person’s jaw is […]
Benefits of Smart Clip Braces
Braces are an orthodontic treatment to transform crooked teeth into beautiful smiles. Although most people wear braces at some point in their life, some feel self-conscious about wearing braces. Braces can be uncomfortable and unflattering, but new state-of-the-art technology has made wearing braces more bearable. Smart Clip Braces are the most advanced braces on the […]
How Do Braces Move My Teeth?
Braces are a rather ingenious tool that was invented to move teeth. They can correct issues like overbites and can also fix cosmetic issues by making all teeth straight and even. Since teeth are bone, this process can take quite a while, but how do braces move teeth in the first place? Grace and Bowman […]