The First Clear Retainer

Orthodontic treatment has come a long way in the past few decades, with innovations and advancements in technology and materials allowing for more comfortable and efficient orthodontic appliances. One of these advancements was the invention of the clear orthodontic retainer, which has become a popular alternative to traditional metal braces. The first clear orthodontic retainer … Continue reading “The First Clear Retainer”

Tru-Tain DX Aligner Material

Orthodontic treatments have come a long way over the years, with advancements in technology and materials allowing for more precise and effective treatment options. One such material that has gained popularity in recent years is Tru-Tain DX aligner material. In this blog post, we will explore what Tru-Tain DX aligner material is, how it works, … Continue reading “Tru-Tain DX Aligner Material”

Orthodontic Retainers

Orthodontic retainers are a common dental appliance that is used to keep your teeth in place after completing orthodontic treatment.

Get Ahead of the Game: How Early Orthodontic Care Can Save You Time and Money

Getting ahead of orthodontic health is just like managing laundry, it’s much easier when you stay on top of it. Just as you wouldn’t skip a check-up at the pediatrician, you shouldn’t skip an early visit to the orthodontist either. A visit to the orthodontist before the age of 7 can help maintain your child’s … Continue reading “Get Ahead of the Game: How Early Orthodontic Care Can Save You Time and Money”

Orthodontic Aligners

Orthodontic aligners, which are a type of clear, removable braces used to straighten teeth, have been gaining popularity in recent years.

3D resins in orthodontics

The use of 3D printing technology and resins in orthodontics is a relatively new field that is constantly evolving. The potential uses for 3D printing in orthodontics are vast, and the technology is rapidly becoming more accessible and affordable. 3D resins in orthodontics are becoming an increasingly popular choice for both patients and orthodontists. They … Continue reading “3D resins in orthodontics”

Orthodontic aligner systems and the best materials to fabricate them

Understandably, dentists and orthodontists are always on the lookout for the best materials to fabricate orthodontic aligners. There are so many options out there, but ideally, you want a material that is strong enough to withstand the forces of tooth movement and be comfortable for your patients at the same time. Here’s why Tru-Tain’s DX … Continue reading “Orthodontic aligner systems and the best materials to fabricate them”

3 Technological Advances in Orthodontics

In terms of dentistry and orthodontics, technology has started to move quickly: and for good reason. New treatments and procedures come out all the time, and established ones continue to advance. The final result of this is that patients can benefit from more complex technologies that offer safer and faster treatments with better outcomes. Three … Continue reading “3 Technological Advances in Orthodontics”

Shift happens: helping patients retain their smiles

Many orthodontic patients successfully get through their treatment only to neglect the next important part of treatment; wearing their retainer. Now, for patients who get the permanent retainer this is less of a problem. But for those who take the removable option, neglect and forgetfulness can undo so much good work. After all, wearing the … Continue reading “Shift happens: helping patients retain their smiles”

The advantages of digital dentistry

Digital dentistry—in one form or another—has been around since at least the 1980s with CAD/CAM technology. However, back then it was for larger labs that could afford such equipment. Smaller labs and dental practices were unable to benefit from the technology, and it’s only been in the last 10/15 years that it’s become more accessible. … Continue reading “The advantages of digital dentistry”