The Different Types of Braces

There have been many technological advancements over the years when it comes to braces treatment. They’ve gone from bulky and painful to smaller and more comfortable. With these advancements come more treatment options to choose from, and each comes with plenty of orthodontics benefits. At Clauss Orthodontics, we want you to enjoy all the perks… Read More

When Do I Get My Braces Off?

You’ve got your braces on and started your orthodontic journey to a better smile. Congratulations! Now there’s one more question: How long do I keep them on? There’s a lot of excitement leading to the day you get your smile, and every patient has a unique treatment experience. There are a few things to keep… Read More

Sports Safety for Kids Mouths & Orthodontic Emergencies

Sports provide a variety of benefits for kids. From encouraging exercise in a fun and educational environment to teaching important life skills like time management, dedication, and teamwork. When your kids are out on the field, you want to make sure their winning smiles are safe. The risk of a ball or body part to… Read More

Seven Tips for Brushing With Braces

When your braces treatment begins, you will have to make changes to your oral hygiene routine. The process of brushing and flossing does not change much when you have braces. However, you will need a little more effort than usual to get a nice, thorough clean. Making sure to properly brush around the brackets and… Read More

Questions to Ask When Choosing an Orthodontist

As you start your orthodontic journey, you need the right team to guide you along the way. Whether you’re seeking treatment for the first time or want to keep your new smile in its pristine shape, you need an orthodontist who has your goals in mind. Lucky for you, Clauss Orthodontics knows what orthodontic patients… Read More

Braces Myths You Need to Know

Braces are a big first step on your orthodontic journey. Before you begin your process toward your ideal smile, it’s important to have the right information. There are a lot of myths surrounding braces and the orthodontic treatment process. Lucky for you, Clauss Orthodontics and our expert team is here to clear things up so… Read More

Invisalign: Fact or Fiction

The road to a straight smile is no longer paved with clunky metal contraptions and roadblocks like budget hits and lifestyle changes. While traditional metal braces are now smaller and more comfortable to wear thanks to cutting-edge technology, they are not the only orthodontic treatment option on the market to achieve the smile of your… Read More

What is Dental Monitoring?

Much of modern life has become technology filled and the recent push to virtual interactions has spread to even your orthodontic experience. With the power of mobile technology there is an app for practically everything. We know that much of your time is spent on your phone or another device, so here at Clauss Orthodontics,… Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Retainers

Here at Clauss Orthodontics, we appreciate all the effort that you put into improving your smile. We’re proud of you for sticking to your treatment plan and taking good care of your teeth throughout the orthodontic process! Now that you’re reaching the end of the active phase of treatment, it can feel like you’re done… Read More

Guide to Orthodontic Treatment as an Adult

Whether due to changing social norms or an increased awareness of the importance of oral health, the team at Clauss Orthodontics has seen an increase in the number of adult patients looking to improve their oral health with orthodontics. Some of them have spent a lifetime feeling uncomfortable with the way their teeth look and… Read More

Recognizing and Treating a Child’s Orthodontic Issues

As parents, the team at Clauss Orthodontics knows how hard it can be to see your child uncomfortable or in pain. If your child has been complaining about pain or discomfort when eating, talking or yawning, they might have a problem with their jaw that requires orthodontic intervention. Jaw pain is fairly common in children… Read More

Care For Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits

At Clauss Orthodontics, we’re passionate about helping you discover a smile that looks amazing and feels amazing, too. Though we use the latest orthodontic technology and offer you reliably high-quality care from our expert team, a core part of your treatment’s success is you, the patient! By following the tips below, you can care for… Read More