Invisalign® Corrects Minor Alignment Issues

The American Association of Orthodontists calculates that nearly one-third of American adults are unhappy with the appearance of their smiles. However, many of these same adults don’t like the idea of having braces for an average of two years. Does this fit your personal dilemma? Thankfully, due to the wonders of modern technology, you may be able to kill two... read more »

Are You Cleaning Your Smile Properly While Wearing Braces?

At Rivera Orthodontics, Dr. Jaime Rivera and our team are pleased to provide comprehensive orthodontics for our patients in El Paso, Texas. Today we would like to two easy tips to clean your smile properly while wearing braces. Tip 1 Brushing While proper oral health is important for a healthy smile it is even more necessary to ensure a healthy... read more »

Embrace Your Orthodontic Care Treatment Options

Embrace your orthodontic care treatment options. Make the most of your braces and the services they can provide by taking the best of care of both them and your teeth and gums. Depending on your service type, your aligners may be able to be removed, and if so, it is important to clean them so they do not harbor more... read more »

Do You Need Orthodontic Braces?

Do you need orthodontic braces? Are your teeth out of alignment or irregularly curved? If yes, then you should come in and speak with our team at Rivera Orthodontics to learn what options would suit you best. As the festive holiday season begins to spread its cheer across the nation, be wary of any activities that may pose hidden dangers... read more »

How to Brush and Floss During Orthodontic Treatment

If you have malocclusion, Dr. Jaime Rivera may recommend orthodontics in El Paso, Texas. Getting braces requires dedication on your part. Caring for your teeth while wearing braces will take a little more time. However, having a beautiful, straight smile is well worth the effort. Brushing and Flossing While Wearing Braces Braces and other orthodontic appliances can attract plaque and... read more »

How to Clean around Your Braces for Optimal Oral Hygiene

Keeping your teeth and braces clean is an important part of the alignment process. Tooth decay related to poor oral hygiene can actually increase the total treatment time to realign your teeth. At Rivera Orthodontics in El Paso, Texas, our orthodontist, Dr. Jaime Rivera, has some tips to share with you about cleaning around your braces. If you’re having issues flossing between teeth and... read more »