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What To Eat With Braces: A Complete Guide

Orthodontic Arts gives you a guide on what not to eat with braces

What to Eat and What Not to Eat With Braces There are several reasons why you will decide to get braces. It may be to straighten your teeth or to correct an overbite or underbite. Whatever the reason, braces do take some care to avoid any additional discomfort and keep them in good shape. When […]

How to Clean Retainers : A Complete Guide

Orthodontic Arts shows a picture of retainers

How to Clean Retainers 101 If you are an orthodontic patient, you can concur with me that the happiest day was when you removed your braces. You had been waiting for this moment with lots of expectations. A perfect smile is what you want. However, to keep the glimmer of the new smile, your doctor […]

How Long Is Invisalign Treatment

Orthadontic Arts shows you a photo of how long Invisalign treatment is.

How Long is Invisalign Treatment? Are you looking for ways to straighten your teeth? While not long ago, metal braces were the only treatment choice for people with crooked teeth, many people are now choosing Invisalign instead. Invisalign treatment is a popular option that uses clear plastic aligners instead of metal hardware. Invisalign has the […]

How To Deal With Invisalign Pain And Discomfort

A photo of how to deal with invisalign pain and discomfort.

How To Deal With Invisalign Pain And Discomfort Invisalign is an excellent option for straightening teeth, but it can sometimes cause some discomfort, pain, or soreness. Usually, the pain is less when compared to traditional braces and can vary in intensity from individual to individual. Most people describe Invisalign pain as pressure or discomfort as […]

Phases Of Braces Treatment

Orthodontic Arts shows you the different phases of braces.

Phases Of Braces Braces are a type of orthodontic treatment that improves teeth and jaw functions and enhances your smile. Braces at Orthodontic Arts are suitable for teens and adults and can also help boost self-confidence. Each patient seeking to improve their bite and smile will have to go through the different phases of braces […]

How Do Braces Work?

Orthodontic Arts answering the question of how do braces work.

Once you decide to straighten your teeth, you may be wondering how do braces work? Braces consist of four essential parts. These are: • Ceramic or metal brackets are attached to each tooth. • A bonding material attaches the brackets to your teeth. • Your brackets are connected by a thin metal archwire to place […]

COVID 19 / Coronavirus Update for Our Valued Patients

Based on recommendations from the CDC, American Dental Association and the Oklahoma Dental Association, we are postponing all non-emergency related care in our office until April 6 due to the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. In the event that date changes, we will notify our patients immediately, so please check back often and remain flexible […]

How To Floss With Braces

A photo of Orthodontic Arts showing you how to floss with braces.

Flossing your teeth is just as important to do if you have braces as it is if you do not have braces. Learning how to floss with braces promotes oral hygiene and health, and it gives you a healthy and beneficial smile. Flossing is essential as it gets to the hard to reach places toothbrushes […]

How to Clean Invisalign Trays

Orthodontic Arts tells you why to clean your Invisalign trays.

How to Clean Invisalign Trays Invisalign aligners have so many benefits. To fully utilize these benefits, you must take care of your trays appropriately. If not cleaned properly, your aligners will become discolored with a buildup of bacteria. Neglecting to clean them will cause significant odor and damages your teeth. Other people will notice quickly. […]

Why Do You Need An Orthodontist?

Orthodontic Arts OKC tells you why you need an Orthodontist.

Why do you need an Orthodontist? Are you wondering if you need to see an orthodontist improve the appearance or health of your smile? The truth is that an orthodontist has advanced training in the functions, health, and diseases of the teeth, gums and supporting structures of your mouth. They can tell you whether or […]