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Halloween Candy and Braces

How to Keep Braces Safe Amid Scary Halloween Treats

October 16, 2013

HOW TO KEEP BRACES SAFE AMID SCARY HALLOWEEN TREATS It’s a scary time for braces. Kids (and kids at heart) are about to inherit a wealth of sticky sweet trick-or-treat goodies capable of impacting teeth and orthodontic appliances. In an attempt to educate, Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Amer Hussain is sharing the best and worst Halloween


Pure Orthodontics

Pure Orthodontics Celebrates National Orthodontic Health Month

October 9, 2013

PURE ORTHODONTICS CELEBRATES NATIONAL ORTHODONTIC HEALTH MONTH October is National Orthodontic Health month in Canada and the United States. Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Hussain and the Pure Orthodontics’ team are celebrating by promoting the many benefits of orthodontic treatment that extend past gaining a straight grin. When contemplating orthodontics, thoughts of children stuck in clunky headgear


Invisalign

Easy and Effective Ways to Keep Your Retainer Clean and In-Use

September 11, 2013

EASY AND EFFECTIVE WAYS TO KEEP YOUR RETAINER CLEAN AND IN-USE If you’re an Invisalign or Invisalign Teen patient or have ever undergone any sort of orthodontic treatment, you’re aware of the repercussions of not properly cleaning a retainer. Crusty calcium buildups and unpleasant odors are just a few possible outcomes of failing to care for