Tips for Having a Good Easter with Aligners

If you want to have a good Easter, then you need to care for your aligners and do your best to keep them in tip-top shape. This is because if you don’t, you and your aligners can suffer the consequences. Then you might be off the track toward your perfect... Read more »

How to Have a Good Spring Break With Braces

Are you excited for the upcoming spring break? Well, we all are! Spring break is a great time to enjoy the newly warm weather and have a break from our busy lives. While you’re on spring break, it’s very important to still take great care of your braces. Just because... Read more »

Four Reasons to Receive Braces in Your Adult Years

Many patients feel discouraged about getting braces as adults, but it can actually be a wonderful experience! We offer four reasons why getting braces during adulthood can enhance your smile and your life: 1. Every smile matters. The characteristic that people typically notice first is your smile, which is why... Read more »

Preventing Gum Disease During Orthodontics

Gum disease is one of many harmful dental problems that should be avoided as much as possible. It develops as a result of lingering plaque on the teeth and continues to worsen if not treated, eventually affecting the gums, teeth, and underlying bone, and resulting in tooth loss. It’s possible... Read more »

Traditional Braces Can Provide Your Child with a More Attractive Smile

Oral development, genetics, and other factors can sometimes influence the alignment of your child’s permanent teeth. Over time, the problem can progress and leave your child with an awkward smile, hindered self-image, and teeth at increased risk of dental fractures.   In a situation like this, you should consider setting... Read more »

An Overcrowding Issue Can Be Addressed with Traditional Braces

Overcrowding with the permanent teeth can often be attributed to structural issues, genetics, and some possible environmental factors. The tight spacing between the related teeth in an area can gradually affect your overall bite alignment.   As overcrowded teeth continue to progress, this could cause issues with the related teeth... Read more »

The Benefits of Straight Teeth

If your teeth are crowded, crooked, or gapped, our orthodontists may recommend braces or Invisalign® to gently straighten your teeth over time. If, for whatever reason, you are hesitant about straightening your teeth, consider all of the benefits orthodontic treatment has on your smile. Straight Teeth Are Easier to Clean... Read more »

What to Expect During Invisalign® Treatment

Do you have crooked or crowded teeth? Are you hesitant to straighten your teeth with braces because of the metal brackets and wires? Ask Drs. Jergensen and Waddoups about Invisalign® in Hemet, California. Invisalign uses a series of clear aligners to gently straighten your smile over time. Consultation When you... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Jergensen & Waddoups Orthodontics, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »