Invisalign® Invisible Braces

Invisalign aligners provide an invisible braces option for patients who prefer a subtler treatment type. Unlike traditional metal braces made with brackets and wires, Invisalign uses multiple sets of clear aligners for the upper and lower teeth. These clear aligners gently move teeth into position little by little each week. How Does It Work? At [...]

By |2018-11-26T18:58:18+00:00November 26th, 2018|Educational, Glass Orthodontics|0 Comments

Early Treatment: Why is Phase I Important?

Early treatment may be necessary for the proper development and growth of your child’s teeth and jaws. According to the American Association of Orthodontics, your child should be examined by an orthodontist at age 7. At this age, we can begin monitoring the development of your child’s bite and bone structure to determine the best [...]

By |2018-10-17T15:25:46+00:00October 17th, 2018|Educational, Glass Orthodontics|0 Comments

Teeth Straightening and Oral Health

Teeth straightening and oral health go hand in hand. When the braces go on, teeth cleaning becomes more important than ever. Food and drinks can linger around your appliances. Without properly cleaning every nook and cranny, the risk for plaque buildup, gingivitis, and even stained teeth increases. Thankfully, to keep your pearly whites white when [...]

By |2018-05-15T21:41:46+00:00May 15th, 2018|Educational, Glass Orthodontics|0 Comments

What Age Should My Child See an Orthodontist?

There are many different opinions on how old children should be to see an orthodontist. The American Association of Orthodontists recommend seeing an orthodontist, like Dr. Glass, for a screening or exam by age seven. However, each person's teeth are unique and there is not a right or wrong age to see an orthodontist for treatment. Treatment [...]

By |2017-11-08T00:06:57+00:00December 1st, 2016|Educational, Glass Orthodontics|0 Comments

What is a Board Certified Orthodontist?

Dr. Timothy Glass is a Board Certified Orthodontist with the American Board of Orthodontics. What does that mean? To begin, all orthodontists are dentists, but not all dentists are orthodontists. An orthodontist must first complete dental school and then go on to get their orthodontic license. Each orthodontist is registered with a specific state, but [...]

By |2017-11-08T00:08:06+00:00December 1st, 2016|Educational, Glass Orthodontics|0 Comments

Dr. Glass on Healthgrades.com

Dr. Timothy Glass is honored to be listed on Healthgrades.com. Healthgrades.com is a website that is dedicated to helping people find the right doctors for them based on specific needs. As a patient, you are able to find information about the doctor as well as take a survey about your experience. If you are a [...]

By |2017-11-08T00:11:44+00:00December 1st, 2016|Educational, Glass Orthodontics, Reviews|1 Comment