LATEST IN ORTHODONTICS BLOG

Learn the latest in Orthodontics trends, tips, tricks, and advice from Dr. D, a board certified orthodontist and clinical professor at the University of Maryland . Who better to educate and guide you on your journey to straight teeth?!

A Smile is More Than Just Straight Teeth

A Smile is More Than Just Straight Teeth

A smile is more than just straight teeth. If you think about it, teeth are like gears on a wheel. Mother nature has configured a bite so that teeth are designed to fit together in a certain way to do a certain job. When teeth don’t fit together, they are not able to...

read more
Am I too old for orthodontics?

Am I too old for orthodontics?

By a show of hands, how many of you have not worn your retainers after you had braces as a teen. Ahem,… no need to be embarrassed. "Shift happens" not just because you did not wear a retainer. There are many reasons for why teeth can shift over time. In fact, as you...

read more