Tooth whitening techniques are used to help remove stains and discoloration. While your genes do play a dominant role in the color of your teeth there are outside factors that can cause discoloration including: […]
What is a Board Certified Orthodontist?
When choosing an orthodontist it is important to select a doctor who is most qualified to fit your needs. An orthodontist can choose to be reviewed by the American […]
Once our patients have their braces removed, we classify them as being in “Retention”. Retention is a very important phase in your orthodontic treatment. During this time, the doctors will have you come in […]
Before you begin your orthodontic treatment you may we wondering why it’s necessary to have x-rays, photos, and models taken.
These tools help the doctor to fully evaluate your teeth, jaws and bite. In some […]
As if you are not already proud of your
Fruge smile, here are 10 more reasons to show it off!!
1. Smiling lowers your blood pressure.
2. It can change your heart and breathing rate.
3. Smiling […]
We have a new addition to our orthodontic family. Kelly, our Marketing Coordinator, had a beautiful baby boy in December. She is enjoying spending time with him but we sure miss her.
Have you seen our […]
What are your New Year’s resolutions? Instead of a gym membership or another goal that will get packed away with the Mardi Gras decorations, make a true and lasting commitment to yourself that will […]
Rubber bands/Elastics. Will I need them? Why do I need to wear them? Why do I wear them in such funny directions? These are great questions and the answer depends on the patient.
These are […]
Our team at Frugé Orthodontics knows that there are many ways you can protect your pearly whites throughout your orthodontic treatment. If you follow the rules and brush your teeth twice a day, floss […]
Many people undergo orthodontic treatment during childhood, adolescence, and even into adulthood. Wearing orthodontic appliances like braces is sure to produce a beautiful smile. Though orthodontic treatments at Frugé Orthodontics are designed to accommodate […]