Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to determine what orthodontic treatment is needed at the time or... read more »

Wearing Your Retainer

You will not have to wear your braces for the rest of your life, although sometimes, it may feel that way! At some point, the orthodontists will remove your braces, but don’t reach for your phone to take a selfie just yet. You aren’t quite done. Your braces do the job of moving your teeth and the ligaments of your... read more »

Keeping Your Braces Clean

If you are getting braces, you may wonder how you are going to brush your teeth through all those wires and brackets. Well, believe it or not, you can. In fact, since braces give food debris, plaque and bacteria places to hide, brushing and flossing will be more important than ever. When you get your new braces, one of our... read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Jolley Smiles Orthodontics Delta, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area of expertise here on our website through these... read more »