Wearing Braces and Going Back to School

New Teacher. New Friends. New Classroom. It’s that time of year – time for the school bells to ring!  Some kids are heading to school for the first time in braces, while others have sported their “tin grin” in years past. Luckily, taking care of braces outside of the home is easy – it just takes a little planning. Keeping... read more »

Braces and Sports – Can I Still Play?

“Can I still play my favorite sport when I have braces”?  We get asked this question a lot!  At Gulland Orthodontics we feel braces help you play your favorite sport even better! But that is a theory we are still working to prove. Let us know what you think! In reality, you can play any sport while wearing braces. However,... read more »

Happy 2nd Birthday!

The “Terrific Two’s”!  It’s all about perspective, right?  This is a hectic, yet exciting time in the life of your toddler. So much to see, learn and explore. So many changes. It can be exhausting and exhilarating all at the same time! Last birthday your toddler may have had one or two pearly whites!  Now when you look in their... read more »

Happy 1st Birthday!

It has been a year of firsts. First smile. First food. First tooth. First steps and first words. Your little bundle of joy never ceases to amaze you with the changes from day-to-day. Your child’s first tooth probably appeared when they were 6 – 9 months of age. However, don’t be alarmed if your child is toothless on their first... read more »