Tips on Keeping Your Braces in Tip-Top Shape When You Travel

The holiday season is a popular time to travel. We all visit our family members and friends and celebrate special times. As you travel, it’s important to take good care of your braces and do everything you can to keep them in tip-top shape. Doing so can help you stay on track toward your dream smile while you’re on the... read more »

Your New Braces Need Extra Focus in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice and flossing once each day. This is especially important when you have braces. Cavities and other oral health complications could increase the amount of time it takes to fully realign your teeth. At the same time, Dr. Michael Hiller understands that braces hardware and components can sometimes create hard-to-clean places in... read more »

Taking Care of Your Smile While Straightening Your Teeth

When it comes to preventing tooth decay and gum disease, Hiller Hummel Orthodontics encourages our patients to maintain diligent daily oral habits along with regular checkups and cleanings with your dentist. This is even more important while you are straightening your teeth. If you are wearing aligners, cleaning is as simple as brushing and flossing your pearly whites as you... read more »