Orthodontics

When it Comes to Childhood Dental Care, Start Young

November 17, 2016

When it comes to dental care for children and adolescents, it can be a drag to get kids to visit the dentist. Even adults know that visiting the dentist can be uncomfortable; however, it is vital that parents encourage children to start young. In fact, the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics […]

Must Know Tips for Wisdom Teeth Extraction

A wisdom tooth extraction is one of the most common dental procedures performed. Almost everyone has wisdom teeth and these teeth usually rear their ugly head at some point during the late teenage or early college years. These teeth can cause a significant amount of oral pain that can drive people to seek dental care. […]

Early (Phase 1) Orthodontic Appliance Treatment

September 15, 2016

Ideal for Ages 5-12 Dr. Cory Nguyen takes the recommendation of the American Association of Orthodontists seriously. Children should be screened no later than seven years of age in order to take advantage of the optimal developmental time window. The best time for Phase 1 treatment occurs around the time the child begins to lose […]