What Happens When You Get Braces?

Perhaps your dentist has suggested that you consider orthodontics for yourself or your child. Or maybe after taking a look in the mirror, you have decided that now is the time to straighten your smile. Not only will properly aligned teeth improve your appearance, they will help you to eat and speak effectively and will improve the health of your... read more »

Orthodontic Braces and Why They Are Needed

If you have a smile that appears crooked or contains any teeth that are out of alignment, it can throw off your entire smile and lead to a failure to your oral health. Not only can crooked teeth make you less likely to smile, they tend to be much harder to clean. Furthermore, crooked teeth are more likely to suffer... read more »

Your Invisalign® Aligner Needs Care Too

Being new to aligner sometimes takes a bit of adjusting to. To help you learn how to care for your Invisalign® aligner properly, Dr. Robert Montoya with Montoya Orthodontics in Keller, Texas, is happy to provide advice, so you can keep your aligner and smile in tip-top shape. The most central thing to remember while you transitioning your smile with... read more »

Overcoming Malocclusions in Your Smile

The perfect smile is possible if you are willing to correct your teeth and gums for all risks that may present themselves, including orthodontic risks. If your teeth are not repaired correctly, malocclusions may form, which continue to damage your teeth. Listed below are common malocclusions to know about so in the future you can overcome malocclusions in your smile:... read more »

Do You Have Any Unanswered Questions about Clear Aligners?

Do you have any unanswered questions about clear aligners? Did you know that Invisalign® aligners can be used to correct your smile without the need of bulky wires and metal brackets? Invisalign uses alternative technology to accomplish the task of giving you the straight smile your teeth deserve. For more information about the wonders of Invisalign, see our list of... read more »

Give Your Smile the Gift of Invisalign®

Are you interested in a beautiful smile? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people strive for a beautiful smile you can be proud of. That is why Invisalign® has become a popular way to give your smile a gift that can last a lifetime. Here at Montoya Orthodontics in Keller, Texas, we are proud to offer Invisalign and... read more »

Can Malocclusions Ruin Your Smile?

Can malocclusions ruin your smile? Malocclusions, also commonly referred to as “bad bites”, refer to misalignments and location abnormalities with your teeth and jaws. Malocclusions can be caused by a wide array of factors, many of which are out of your control. For all the various types and styles of common bad bites that may be altering your smile, see... read more »

If You Have Braces, Are You Keeping Your Teeth Clean?

If you have braces, are you keeping your teeth clean? When applying your brushing and flossing routine while wearing braces, exercise caution and brush slowly and safety to avoid accidentally damaging them. Because flossing can be difficult with braces, it may be in your best interest to add an additional level of treatment such as mouthwash. In addition, abide by... read more »