Austin, TX – If you wear traditional braces made of brackets and wires, it is not unusual to occasionally experience such as a broken wire or loose bracket. It is no reason to panic, but it will require a bit of attention. Broken braces can...

Austin, TX - If you’ve been avoiding orthodontic treatment because you don’t like the idea of metal braces, there is good news - today, there are more options to choose from than just your standard metal brackets. Pure Smiles Orthodontics explains the different types of...

Austin, TX - A very common question orthodontists are asked is “will wearing braces hurt?” While no orthodontic treatment is without a little bit of discomfort, wearing braces should not be extremely painful. Because orthodontic treatment is moving bones in the mouth, discomfort can be...