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How Do Braces Work?

If your teeth are crooked or if you have a misaligned bite, Dr. Lee Mahlmann may recommend braces in Richmond, Texas. An orthodontic exam will be performed and our orthodontist will take impressions of your teeth, take photos of your teeth and face, and take X-rays of your mouth and head. Your treatment plan will be formed based on this... read more »

Teeth with Braces Need Consistent Oral Hygiene Practices

Your orthodontist, Dr. Lee Mahlmann, installed your braces to gradually realign your teeth for a healthier mouth and a more appealing smile. This is done by applying progressive tension to the periodontal ligaments that are anchoring your teeth into their sockets during your routine adjustment sessions. Complications from tooth decay could very well extend the number of adjustment sessions needed... read more »

How Braces Straighten Smiles

If your teeth are crooked or if you have a misaligned bite, Dr. Lee Mahlmann may recommend braces in Richmond, Texas. An orthodontic exam will be performed and our orthodontist will take impressions of your teeth, take photos of your teeth and face, and take X-rays of your mouth and head. Your treatment plan will be formed based on this... read more »

Athletes with Braces Need to Use a Quality Mouth Guard

While your braces are designed to be durable, they are not impervious to damage. If any part of your braces of mouth is damaged or injured, it could significantly increase the amount of time it takes to reach your ideal alignment. Keeping your teeth and braces clean from residual food particles and plaque, as well as avoiding stick and hard... read more »