Invisalign and Ceramic Braces: Invisible Options for Orthodontic Treatment

By Austin Orthodontics | July 16, 2019

One of the biggest reasons people choose orthodontic treatment is to improve the appearance of their smile, so it makes sense that people wouldn’t want their smile to become cluttered with metal braces. It used to be the only way to get your desired result was with months, or even years, of having teeth covered Read More

Is Mail-Order Orthodontic Treatment Right for You?

By Austin Orthodontics | July 9, 2019

Throughout the history of orthodontics, there have been several key innovations that have made orthodontic treatment more effective, convenient, and comfortable. One of the most significant developments in orthodontics is the Invisalign Clear Aligner system, which allows you to get straight teeth with invisible, removable aligners.  One fascinating and slightly disconcerting development in orthodontics more Read More

4 Ways to Limit How Much Sugar You Eat with Braces

By Austin Orthodontics | July 3, 2019

The process of getting a straighter smile you’ll be proud of includes going through orthodontic treatment. Braces are still the most common method of straightening teeth and setting yourself up for good long-term oral health. This treatment method takes plenty of getting used to, but the results will be far more than worth it. One Read More

What the Elastics on Your Braces Do

By Austin Orthodontics | July 3, 2019

During your orthodontic treatment with braces, you’ll become familiar with the various aspects of the orthodontic products being used. One of the most important parts of your braces is rubber bands, or elastics. Elastics play a major role in the process of correcting your teeth during your treatment, so it’s worth getting to know a Read More

KXAN Features Dr. Briggs from Austin Orthodontics [Video]

By Austin Orthodontics | June 26, 2019

Our very own Dr. Briggs was recently featured on KXAN! Read the story here: Beautiful Smiles for Patients of All Ages with Austin Orthodontics Or watch the video here:   We love spreading the word about what makes our practice different, the many ways people can benefit from orthodontic treatment, and why we love what we Read More

Why Are My Teeth Crooked?

By Austin Orthodontics | June 20, 2019

As you think about starting orthodontic treatment to straighten your smile and improve your oral health, you might find yourself wondering, “Why are my teeth crooked in the first place?” The answer is different for everyone, which is part of the reason why everyone gets a personalized treatment plan to help with their specific issues. Read More

How to Take Care of Your Retainer

By Austin Orthodontics | June 13, 2019

Once your braces are removed and you get to see the amazing results of months, or possibly years, of hard work, you want to make sure you maintain your healthy new smile. That’s why it’s important to wear your retainer for the time your orthodontist prescribes. Of course, this also means taking good care of Read More

How to Successfully Move with Braces

By Austin Orthodontics | June 4, 2019

Sometimes, you just need to pick up your roots and plant them elsewhere. When you’re in the middle of a move, there are already plenty of factors to consider. Between finding ways to transport all of your items, meeting new neighbors, and learning about a new city, the stress can pile up quickly! At Austin Read More

Which Invisalign is Right for You?

By Austin Orthodontics | May 29, 2019

Modern innovations in orthodontics provide excellent alternatives to traditional metal braces, and the most innovative solution available today is the Invisalign clear aligner system. Invisalign allows you to get thorough correction for your misaligned teeth without having to usemetal braces. The system is completely clear and can be removed when you need to eat, drink Read More

The Benefits of Early Orthodontics

By Austin Orthodontics | May 22, 2019

Most people are familiar with getting braces as a teenager or as an adult to correct the alignment of their teeth, but getting early intervention is often an important first step for children. Sometimes referred to as two-phase orthodontics, early orthodontics can greatly help kids with more severe orthodontic problems, setting them up for a healthier Read More