Caring for Your Retainer

Your braces may be history, but retainers are forever! If you’ve had orthodontic treatment, you should wear a retainer not just after your braces are removed but for the rest of your life. Retainers keep your teeth from returning to their original position. Since this...

No Orthodontic Emergencies!

Here at Dr. Reed’s office we recommend staying away from certain foods that might cause an orthodontic emergency. Although sturdy, stable and advanced, braces are orthodontic appliances that you need to treat with care. That means eating foods that are gentle on your...

Saving Money on Your Orthodontic Treatment

Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) are accounts you put money into that you can then use to pay for certain out of pocket healthcare costs. You DO NOT pay taxes on the money. This means you’ll save an amount equal to the taxes you would...