Soft Foods for Braces: Corn Chowder Recipe

Having a difficult time finding foods you like to eat because of your braces? Well, we have got some delicious recipe ideas to get you through. In today’s offering, we have a corn chowder soup that is to die for. Since corn-on-the-cob is one of those restricted food items that you can’t eat, we thought… Read more »

Seventh Birthday Approaching? Time For a Visit to the Orthodontist!

Seventh Birthday Approaching? Time For a Visit to the Orthodontist! Many parents associate braces and orthodontics with their teen years but you may be surprised to learn that the best time for your little one to have their first orthodontic visit is around their 7th birthday. We know, we know – they’re still running around… Read more »

The Facts on Invisalign®

A straight, beautiful smile is something that everyone wants. And rightfully so, since a good smile can do wonders for your appearance and self-esteem. It’s been proven that those with a great smile are more confident in social and professional situations. Getting that smile, though, isn’t an ideal process. Most people think the only way… Read more »

Got Braces? Here Are Some Brushing Tips

Brushing your teeth can help you in a myriad of ways, especially when you have braces. This is why our orthodontists, Dr. Terry Sellke and Dr. Donald Reily, strongly encourage you to brush your teeth and orthodontic appliance regularly. When you brush, you remove the harmful substances from your teeth and braces and increase your… Read more »

An Underbite Might Be Improved by Traditional Braces

Rapid changes in your child’s jaw structure and certain genetic factors might cause their lower teeth to protrude out of their ideal alignment with their upper teeth. Left unaddressed, an underbite can hamper their self-image and potentially lead to one or more chipped teeth. This condition, which is also known as malocclusion can often be… Read more »

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All About Making Flossing Easier When You Have Braces

If you are like many people with braces, you struggle to floss between your teeth. This is likely because the appliance gets in the way or because you dislike that flossing takes longer than usual now that you’re aligning your teeth. Either way, flossing is still very important because it helps you maintain a top-notch… Read more »

Retainer Care: The Tips You Need

Would you like to maintain your healthy and attractive smile after orthodontic treatment? If so, then you need to clean and care for your orthodontic retainer. This is because your retainer keeps your teeth in their proper positions, and if you don’t care for it, it won’t care for you. So, our orthodontists, Dr. Terry… Read more »

Introducing Dental Monitoring at Sellke & Reily Orthodontics!

  Faster, More Efficient Orthodontic Treatment with Fewer Appointments   The reality of living in the information age is that we’re all glued to our phones.  We rely on them for everything, from quickly playing our kids’ favorite songs to head off a tantrum to securing our homes while we’re out. At Sellke & Reily… Read more »

Orthodontics: Oral Hygiene Tips

If you’re currently aligning your smile with braces, then it’s important to do all you can to clean and care for your appliance, teeth and gums. This means you need to keep up on oral hygiene. Oral hygiene can help you have a more successful orthodontic appointment and it can even help you prevent dental… Read more »