Bronte Family Orthodontics – Consult

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Have you ever wondered what to expect at your first Orthodontic Consultation? Here are 3 things to expect when visiting Bronte Family Orthodontics Click here to see our website 1. The moment you walk through the doors at Bronte Family Orthodontics you will be greeted by Shelby the Office Manager and Natasha our Level II Dental Assistant. Everyone will be expecting you, because YOU are our main event. We appreciate your time and know that you have a busy schedule, that is why we make staying on schedule a high priority. Firstly we will ask you to fill out a short … Continued

Your Five-Step Guide to Preventing Tooth Decay While Wearing Braces

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If you’re wearing braces, then you know they are working hard to straighten your teeth. However, those hard-working braces are also preventing you from easily cleaning your teeth. It is essential that you put some extra attention into preventing tooth decay while wearing your braces. When your braces are finally removed by Dr. Manish Aggarwal, you want a beautiful, white smile, not decayed or stained teeth. Here, we’ve listed the five best ways to ensure you have the smile you’ve always dreamed of once your braces are gone. Use a Special Toothbrush A regular toothbrush just doesn’t cut it when … Continued

Braces-Friendly Recipe: Dinner

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Wearing braces during your treatment at Bronte Family Orthodontist presents some unique challenges in the types of food you can safely eat. The wrong items can be difficult to remove from between your teeth and the appliance. Other foods may even break or loosen your braces. Dinner recipe ideas Lasagna is a great dinner choice because it provides you with several food groups in one easy dish. 1 ½ pounds ground hamburger 1 garlic clove 1 tsp. basil 1 pound diced tomatoes — canned is fine 12 oz. tomato paste 1 package of dry spaghetti sauce mix for seasoning 10 … Continued

The Evolution of Braces

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Did you know that even in ancient times, people wanted to improve the look and function of their smiles? Bronte Family Orthodontist thinks of modern orthodontic appliances as sleek, efficient technology, but this was not always so! Take a look at the highlights in the evolution of braces. Ancient Times: From Greece to Rome According to The Angle Orthodontist, Aristotle and Hippocrates first thought about methods for straightening teeth between 400 and 300 BC. The Etruscans, in what we now know as Italy, buried their dead with appliances that maintained spaces and prevented collapse of their teeth and jaws during … Continued

When is the best age to begin orthodontic treatment?

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Most parents know that routine dental care should begin during their child’s toddler years. And many assume they must wait until their child has all of his or her permanent teeth to visit Dr. Manish Aggarwal for an initial orthodontic consultation. The ideal age for an orthodontic evaluation is age seven. At that age, your child will have a mixture of adult and baby teeth for Dr. Manish Aggarwal and our team at Bronte Family Orthodontist to make a determination about whether any problems are present. Typically the first molars have come in by the time your child turns seven, … Continued

Adults and Braces: Not just for kids anymore

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Just hearing the word “braces” can take many of us back to junior high — that painful era when we wore unattractive glasses, endured unflattering haircuts, and carried a mouthful of braces to complete the awkward adolescent look. Despite the common assumption that braces are for kids, more and more adults are choosing to pursue orthodontics to correct their smiles. Braces for Adults Perhaps you never had braces as a kid and you are embarrassed by your crooked teeth. Or you went through a round of braces a decade ago and stopped wearing your retainer, which allowed your teeth to … Continued

Dreaming of a stunning smile without using braces?

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Most of us aren’t born with a red carpet smile. And if you’ve thought about straightening your teeth but are apprehensive about doing so with traditional orthodontic treatment, Dr. Manish Aggarwal and our team at Bronte Family Orthodontist want you to know there is another option – Invisalign®! Invisalign is an ideal solution for most adults looking for a less noticeable way to achieve a better smile. In fact, Invisalign has increasingly become a very popular choice for adults looking for a more comfortable, convenient and cosmetically-appealing treatment for straightening their teeth. Our team at Bronte Family Orthodontist is proud … Continued

How to Protect Your Braces During Sports Activities

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Proper mouth protection is recommended by Bronte Orthodontics when you participate in any sports activities. If you wear braces, this protection becomes essential. Injuries to your mouth can not only damage your teeth, but your braces could break and cut open your lip. Full Facial Guards Full facial guards are often used in football and offer protection to your mouth from most injuries. Even with full facial protection, you may benefit from additional mouth protection. While your face is protected from outside impact, you could still suffer from cuts or damage to your braces from internal impact. Mouthguards Mouthguards referred … Continued

Is adult orthodontic treatment for you?

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Adult patients who seek orthodontic treatment usually fall into one of two camps: those who did not undergo orthodontic treatment as a child or those who had braces at one point but stopped wearing retainers for one reason or another. At Bronte Orthodontics, we are happy to offer a variety of treatment options to straighten our patients’ teeth. Dr. Manish Aggarwal and our team believe you’re never too old to straighten your teeth. And we have many adult patients who are currently undergoing treatment. In fact, did you know that roughly 30 percent of all orthodontic patients these days are … Continued

How Braces Can Work at Any Age

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Are you an adult who is considering getting braces? Perhaps you’ve had them before, but over the years that dental work has been reversed. Or maybe you’ve never had any orthodontic work done, but are considering braces for the first time. In either case, Bronte Orthodontics can help you enjoy straighter teeth, an improved bite, and a more beautiful smile. If you are considering getting braces, here is what you need to know about adult orthodontic work from Dr. Manish Aggarwal. Can braces work for adults? Absolutely! Braces work for just about anyone. However, there are several different types of … Continued

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