Playing sports with Braces: What you need to know

Playing Sports with Braces: What You Need to Know. It's a no-brainer that many young people enjoy watching and participating in sports activities. However, for some of them with braces, their parents are concerned about them playing sports while they have their braces on. The question that always comes up when kids with braces try [...]

2018-07-11T20:44:05+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Orthodontics|0 Comments

Are crooked teeth genetic?

Don't hide your smile How Genetics Effect Your Teeth Your family medical history is often a good indicator of your risk for developing certain diseases. But, did you know that genetics can also play a role in the health of your teeth and gums? Strong teeth, weak teeth, big teeth, small teeth, crooked [...]

2017-12-12T21:17:15+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments

What Is The Right Tooth Brush For Me?

What Type of Toothbrush Should I Use? There are so many kinds of toothbrushes in this day and age! Deciding which kind to purchase can be frustrating and downright confusing!  Here are a few things to look out for when purchasing a brand new toothbrush. In terms of handles, (non-slip grip or flexible neck), the [...]

2018-01-09T16:36:01+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments

Power Chains, What Are Those?

Power Chains, What Are Those? All of the kids that come into our office are often so excited for a color change! After all, isn't that usually why kids want braces? But what are those tiny 0 shapes all linked together like a rope, and what do they do?   Power Chains Power Chains are [...]

2017-12-07T18:08:03+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments

Braces, Get Excited!

Braces, Get Excited! Sometimes the unknown can be frightening. When we've never experienced something we can become nervous. Having your braces put on can be a scary situation when you aren't exactly sure how it works.  In order to make it a little less nerve-racking, we have a few pointers. Enlightenment Sometimes surprises aren't fun. [...]

2017-09-28T18:50:42+00:00 July 30th, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments

Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

Time Flies When You're Having Fun! Time flies when you're having fun! Newman Orthodontics has had the most fun with you guys, our patients who have supported us and believed in our craft. Providing orthodontic care in New York is something we love to do. We think that is what really made this last decade [...]

2017-06-27T23:50:42+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments

Metal vs. Ceramic Braces?

Ceramic Braces vs. Metal? Everyone would like a beautiful and healthy smile, although the majority of us prefer to not have a mouth full of metal. If this is holding you back from the smile you deserve, we have different options for you to explore! Metal vs. Ceramic braces? Braces Braces work by applying continuous [...]

2017-07-13T18:46:38+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Orthodontics|0 Comments