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Are braces painful?

One of the most commonly asked questions in our practice is whether braces hurt our patients In the first appointment, there is no pain when cementing the braces to the...


What are lingual braces?

The days of bulky metal braces are gone – lingual braces are virtually invisible and provide an alternative to traditional braces Lingual braces are hidden behind your teeth and are...


The benefits of Invisible braces

The days of chunky, clunky metal braces are long gone. Orthodontic technology has improved not only the way we straighten teeth but how we do it. The predominant use of...


Straight teeth at any age

It’s never too late to achieve straight teeth Research from the Australian Society of Orthodontics indicates that over half of Australians feel self-conscious about their smiles and more than two-thirds...


Adult Orthodontics For Working Professionals

Orthodontics as an adult in the workplace can pose some challenges; thankfully there are many options to consider. There are certainly some differences when it comes to getting orthodontics as...


What age do you get braces?

Are you putting off orthodontic treatment because of your age? At AAA Orthodontics, we see patients for early treatment around the age of seven all the way through to adults....


Am I too old to benefit from braces?

“Braces” and “teenager” seem to go hand-in hand without a second thought, but did you know an increasing number of adults are deciding to undergo orthodontic treatment? If you’re an...


What to eat when you have braces

When you receive your braces, your orthodontist will go through with you the importance of avoiding some foods. The list can seem fairly long and daunting at first, but it’s...


Comparing our orthodontic treatment options

When considering orthodontic treatment, it can be overwhelming to choose the most effective and most comfortable treatment method for both your teeth and your lifestyle.  While your orthodontist will recommend...


Keeping your braces clean

How thorough is your daily dental routine? When you have braces fitted, keeping a clean and healthy mouth should become top priority to ensure a life-long healthy smile. Braces make...