The Issues Orthodontics Can Treat

Orthodontic treatment is a great way to achieve the smile you have always wanted. It takes crooked teeth, aligns them, and enhances the appearance of your smile. It even improves your oral health! Because of the technology nowadays and the many advancements in the orthodontic field, there are many problems... Read more »

What to Expect During Invisalign® Treatment

Some who have crooked or crowded teeth are hesitant about undergoing orthodontic treatment because they worry that metal brackets and wires will mar the beauty of their smile. If you share this concern, ask Dr. Steven Jung about Invisalign® in Tracy, California. Invisalign gently straightens the teeth over time using... Read more »

The Keys to a Great Smile with TMJ Treatments

Optimum oral health care often requires keeping all aspects of your mouth and jaw safe. Within your jaw sits extremely precious joints known as temporomandibular joints. These are highly complex ball-and-socket joints can lead to numerous ailments if they are damaged. If you should suffer a TMJ disorder, it is... Read more »

Tips on Caring for Your Braces

If you have braces in Tracy, California, then you need to care for them each and every day. If you don’t, your smile and your orthodontic process can reap the consequences. That’s right: Your braces won’t care for your smile the way you need them to and it might even... Read more »

What Orthodontic Appliances are You Familiar With?

An oral or orthodontic appliance is any device utilized as part of a system to keep your teeth aligned suitably, and these appliances can be fitted to be fixed or removable, seated inside or outside of the mouth. Here’s a brief rundown of the different kinds of dental and orthodontic... Read more »

Your Child’s Hawley Retainer

Even after your child’s braces have been removed, there will still be hidden residual tension in their dental sockets. This tension can cause their teeth to gradually drift out of their correct position. That’s why Dr. Steven Jung will fit your son or daughter for a retainer. It will keep... Read more »

Orthodontics: A Treatment for People at Any Age

Most people don’t know that orthodontics is good for people of all ages! Although it’s typically considered better to get them young, you can get them at any age. For a healthier and more appealing smile, you can move your teeth into proper alignment, speaking more clearly as well as... Read more »

Braces Might Be Needed in Adulthood to Prevent Dental Attritions and Dental Fractures

The natural processes of aging can sometimes cause minor deviations with the alignment of your teeth. This is even more likely to be the case if you have suffered a significant oral trauma in the past or opted not to have a missing tooth restored. Over time it can start... Read more »

How to Avoid Unattractive White Spots on the Smile During Your Orthodontic Journey

When you get your braces off, you want to have a beautiful smile, don’t you? Well, if so, you’re not alone. This is why many people try to avoid having white spots on their teeth. You should work on that as well. Having white spots on the teeth is common... Read more »

Help Your Child Have a Straight Smile by Using Our Tips

Did you know you can reduce your child’s chances of having a misaligned smile when they’re older? Well, it’s true. There are things you can do to make that the case, and our orthodontist, Dr. Steven Jung, is happy to tell you all about them. The first is by keeping... Read more »