Braces and Tooth Decay

You don’t need a magnifying glass to see all the places on your metal braces where food and plaque can get trapped. All those brackets and wires seem tailor-made for snagging debris. At Henry Advanced Orthodontics in St. Augustine, we want to remind you that the risk of tooth decay runs high when you’re wearing…

Ancient to the Future: Braces in St. Augustine

It seems that as long as teeth have grown in crooked, humans have been looking for ways to straighten them. Primitive braces have been found on mummies in ancient Egypt, and on remains from ancient Greece. At Henry Advanced Orthodontics in St. Augustine, we haven’t been providing braces for quite that long. But then, ours…