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Benefits to Good Oral Hygiene

Posted on September 15, 2019

We all know that good oral hygiene is important for a healthy smile. However, when you have braces, it is even more necessary to make sure that you are keeping up with healthy dental habits. Your Broward County, Orthodontists will provide the expert orthodontic care you need, but it is up to you to know… Read more »


When Should Your Child First Visit the Orthodontist?

Posted on September 11, 2019

How to Know When is the Right Time? Knowing whether it is time to take your kid to the orthodontist can be a confusing time and we hope to clarify that with this article. According to the American Association of Orthodontics, it is recommended that your child has an orthodontics examination by the time they… Read more »


Why You Should Wear Your Retainer after Braces

Posted on September 4, 2019

There is nothing like looking in the mirror to see your brand-new smile for the first time after completing your orthodontic treatment. Whether you have chosen braces or Invisalign, the results are the same: Your smile is perfect and beautiful. At Jacaranda Smiles, we love seeing our Broward County patients light up after we remove… Read more »


Retainers: Key Benefits You Should Consider

Posted on September 1, 2019

A perfect smile cannot be achieved overnight. A regular flossing and brushing regimen combined with healthy eating and drinking habits creates a strong base for healthy teeth. This has to be followed from a young age. However, there are times when even healthy teeth do not erupt at the right spot, necessitating the use of… Read more »


Top Ways to Ensure You and Your Braces Have a Good Relationship

Posted on August 26, 2019

You and your braces will become good friends over the coming months or years, so it’s important to get your relationship off to a good start. Consider the following recommendations to prevent rocky times ahead: Floss, floss, floss. Yes, it’s a pain to floss around your braces, but it’s the best way to prevent gum… Read more »


Orthodontics Aren’t Just for Kids Anymore

Posted on August 19, 2019

When most people think of braces, they think of teenagers and adolescents correcting their smiles when they’re young. The truth is, that’s not the full picture – not even close. While in days past, the average orthodontic patient was in elementary school, high school, or college, that picture is changing. More and more adults are… Read more »


The Top 10 Benefits Of Having Whiter Teeth

Posted on August 16, 2019

Tooth whitening has become very important in today’s grooming process. You will see the importance of whiter teeth everywhere. Therefore, it is completely safe and gives a positive effect on both physical appearance and psychological health. 1. It enhances your appearance Everybody wants straight and healthy teeth. Teeth whitening make the teeth stronger and free… Read more »


How to Clean Your Invisalign Aligners

Posted on August 12, 2019

As a new Invisalign patient, you are probably excited to finally have your aligners so you can get to work on achieving your best brilliant smile. While you will not have to learn any new teeth cleaning techniques with Invisalign since they are removable, cleaning your teeth will be the exact same, you must learn… Read more »


What Candy Can I Eat With My Braces?

Posted on August 5, 2019

The average orthodontic treatment lasts anywhere from 18 months to three years. Whether a person has a chronic sweet tooth or not, any patient is bound to crave a chocolatey caramel bar or candied sweet sometime during treatment. If you’re in that boat you may be wondering if caving into your cravings just once would… Read more »


What You Should Know About Lingual Braces

Posted on August 1, 2019

Have you heard of the lingual braces in East Pembroke? Probably not as they are lesser known and talked about option. However, they have practical and cosmetic advantages in comparison to the alternative braces. They have some similarities with the conventional braces, but they are quite different also as they are placed on the back… Read more »


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