How to Prevent Cavities When You Have Braces

When you align your smile with braces, it’s very important to take good care of your teeth and gums. One of the reasons why is because you need to prevent cavities during your orthodontic journey. To help you, our orthodontist, Dr. Robert Montoya, has some helpful cavity-preventing tips he would like to share with you. First, brush your teeth frequently.... read more »

Preserving the Health of Your Teeth and Gums Is Important for Correcting the Alignment of Your Teeth with Braces

Each of your teeth is securely anchored in the dental socket by a series of very strong periodontal ligaments. Your routine adjustment appointments at Dr. Robert Montoya’s orthodontic clinic will gradually stretch these connective tissues to correct the alignment of your teeth. You will need to maintain healthy teeth and gums throughout the alignment process. If you suffer from periodontal... read more »

Invisalign® Can Improve Your Smile in a Short Amount of Time

Minor alignment issues on the teeth in your smile can hamper your self-confidence and leave you wanting to explore your orthodontic solutions. Fortunately, the orthodontic specialists at Montoya Orthodontics can use Invisalign® to improve your smile. Invisalign involves using removable aligners that are made from a durable, clear, plastic material. While you’re wearing them, the casual observer will struggle to... read more »