Whitening: Things to know about getting a brighter smile

Brushing and flossing are recognized as everyday ways to keep your teeth bright, white and healthy. However, some people might require additional treatment if they notice a drastic change in color. This will usually be a very common problem for people who have worn braces and find their teeth stained when the braces are removed…. Read more »

Questions we will answer at your Invisalign consultation

At Go Orthodontistes, we offer a FREE consultation to everyone who would be interested in the Invisalign treatment. We understand that as it is not a small decision to make, you will want to be fully informed before committing to anything. And our team is there to help you achieve just that! Book your FREE… Read more »

Is Invisalign a Good Fit for Children and Teenagers?

Good dental health can play a huge role in your kid’s well-being, from helping with their confidence in ensuring proper physical development. It is recommended that an orthodontist examines a kid’s teeth by the time that they are 7 years old – even if they still have their baby teeth. Recommended Age for Kids to… Read more »

Are you cleaning your teeth the right way?

Maintaining your oral hygiene is crucial for the overall health of your mouth and teeth. And of course, the simple yet overlooked task of brushing your teeth is the most important part of your daily dental hygiene routine. While one typically brushes their teeth using a brand or type of toothbrush they are accustomed to,… Read more »

The History of Braces

While they may not be braces as you know them today, devices used to shift and straighten teeth have been around since the Ancient Egyptians. Thankfully, major advances in orthodontics have been made since then, and it’s now possible for braces to be practically invisible! ~ 2000 BC, Ancient Egypt Incredibly, archeologists discovered bands and… Read more »

The Best Foods to Eat for Healthy Teeth and Gums

One of the major benefits of Invisalign is the lack of restrictions in terms of what you eat, compared with metal braces that come with a whole host of foods that need to be avoided whilst wearing them. While it’s still important to remember to take your aligners out whilst eating or drinking anything other… Read more »

How your Invisalign© treatment works

Even though we’ve been using it for years now for our orthodontic patients, Invisalign is still new to a lot of people. We mostly know how traditional braces work, but what about Invisalign? We are here to answer that question as simply as possible for all of you. Invisalign aligners are virtually invisible, include no… Read more »

Benefits of having straight teeth

Most people embark on their orthodontic journey with esthetic reasons in mind. Having straight teeth seems to have become a norm in our society and if you haven’t been naturally graced with it, you can quite easily remedy to the situation. But what a lot of you might not know, is that there’s much more… Read more »

Why gum health is so important

Oral health isn’t just about your teeth; there’s so much more to it. You can’t forget about your gums! Even if you have bright white, perfectly straight teeth, it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t worry about keeping your gums healthy. What are the signs you should be looking for? What are good habits to avoid gingivitis?… Read more »

Invisalign Cleaning tips and Maintenance

In addition to straightening your teeth without getting you unwanted attention like traditional braces, the Invisalign aligners are also removable which facilitate your care routine for both your teeth and your aligners. Similar to brushing and flossing for healthy teeth and gums, keeping your Invisalign aligners clean is also critical for your oral hygiene. Here… Read more »