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Adults Can Get Braces, Too

When you think of orthodontics, what probably comes to mind is the adolescent teen roaming their middle school halls with a metallic smile. This is, of course, understandable because most kids it seems, almost as a right of passage, are in braces--whether they wanted braces or not! Remember, their parents are in charge and signed them up. Also, standard braces... read more »

How Cavities Can Create Braces Complications

While you're wearing braces, it's important to keep your teeth clean and practice good brushing habits. Otherwise you may end up with cavities or discoloration around where the braces are bonded to the teeth. That’s why your oral hygiene routine is key. If you are struggling to clean around your braces hardware, there are special tools that can help. Brushing... read more »

What You Can Expect During Your Orthodontic Journey With Braces

Are you about to align your smile and begin your orthodontic journey? If so, good for you! Dr. Jensen and our orthodontic team are thrilled to help you achieve the smile you have always wanted. To help you know a little more about orthodontics, we would be happy to share the steps involved in the orthodontic process. First, you will... read more »

What Happens After My Braces Come Off?

At the end of your orthodontic journey, Dr. Jensen will happily remove your braces and let you enjoy your new-and-improved smile. However, before you go home, there are things our orthodontic team needs to do to help you have the best smile and oral health possible. The first thing we’ll do is thoroughly clean your smile. This will involve removing... read more »

Orthodontists Have the Skills to Straighten Smiles

Did you know that orthodontists require additional training to truly prepare them for the complex treatments that are required via orthodontics? Orthodontists have the skills to straighten smiles. The benefits of orthodontics include the following: - Orthodontists are experts in their field as they can notice all the varieties of crooked teeth and can use all the technological treatments in... read more »

Take Care of Your Invisalign® Aligners

Being new to any orthodontic treatment does require adjustment. That is why to help you learn to care for your Invisalign® aligner properly, Dr. Jensen with Jensen Orthodontic Arts in McKinney, Texas is happy to provide advice so you can keep your aligner and smile in tip-top shape. An essential thing to remember while you transitioning your smile with Invisalign... read more »

Caring for Teeth with Braces

Orthodontic treatment is used to straighten the teeth and correct the bite. This can improve not only the appearance of your smile, but the health as well. Now that you are undergoing orthodontic treatment, there are some things you should know about caring for your teeth and braces. Oral Hygiene with Braces Oral hygiene is a little more involved while... read more »

Brace Yourselves, Holiday Happiness Is Here

Winter has come and with it the joys and jolly-filled festivities that light up our homes. Brace yourselves, holiday happiness is here! If you have braces or would like to get a wonderful pair of orthodontic aligners for the holidays, Jensen Orthodontic Arts is here to assist you. With all the fun times that await, don’t forget to take heed... read more »

How Braces Work

If your teeth are crooked or if you have a misaligned bite, Dr. Jensen at Jensen Orthodontic Arts in McKinney, Texas may recommend braces. During your exam, Dr. Jensen will take impressions of your teeth, photos of your teeth and face, and x-rays of your mouth and head. Your treatment plan will be formed based on this information. Braces use several... read more »