Advanced Orthodontic Care Blog

Orthodontist serving Stapleton, Denver, Cherry Creek & Nearby Areas of Colorado

February 26, 2020

Close up of an inbrace lingual smartwireAt Advanced Orthodontic Care, Dr. Robert Rudman offers all the treatment options he knows will be safe and effective for our patients. He knows which treatments work because he has been creating beautiful, healthy smiles for decades! We’re really excited about the newest orthodontic addition at our practice: INBRACE lingual braces.

January 14, 2020

A bad bite – what orthodontists call "malocclusion" – is an assessment of the way the upper and lower teeth come together. When they overlap inharmoniously, then the orthodontist considers that a bad bite. There are many possible causes, including congenital conditions of the jaws, genetics, injury, thumb-sucking and other developmental problems, and more. Malocclusion may originate with the teeth only, or it may involve misalignment of the jaws. An experienced Denver and Stapleton-area orthodontist, Dr.

December 20, 2019

Life with braces feels a little different! You'll need to care for your braces so that food doesn't get stuck around all of the wires and brackets where they'll cause decay. You'll also need to be careful about what you eat so that you don't damage, bend or break your braces. It's also really important to come to all of your scheduled appointments at our practice so that your treatment stays on track. At the end, you'll have a beautiful, attractive and healthy smile to show for it!

December 17, 2019

Many patients struggle with the decision to get braces. Although your smile will look great when the treatment is over, you may be concerned about "metal mouth."

November 26, 2019

Young blonde woman smiling and holding up an Invisalign alignerMillions of people have been treated with Invisalign®. These clear, customized aligners work similarly to braces – that is, they gradually move the teeth over time, with minor adjustments, until the desired alignment is reached.

September 30, 2019

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile, then an orthodontic evaluation may be right for you. Crooked teeth, as well as crowding, gaps between teeth and bite misalignment, are all problems an orthodontist treats, so that you can have a lasting, healthy, beautiful smile! To arrange a consultation with experienced Denver orthodontist Dr. Robert Rudman, please call our practice at 303-331-0222.

August 22, 2019

Lingual braces showing on the back side of the teethIncognito® braces are placed on the back surface of your teeth, the side that faces your tongue and the inside of your mouth. People are much less likely to see your braces when they are placed on the "lingual" side of the teeth. While Incognito® is a specific brand, this category of braces is referred to as lingual braces.

July 31, 2019

The short answer is – maybe, but only as a final option after all other alternatives have been considered. Dr. Robert Rudman has been providing orthodontics in the Denver area for decades. He has the skill to consider all possible treatment paths to creating your most beautiful, healthy smile. Although teeth removal is sometimes a part of getting braces, it isn't always the case and he can determine if there are any alternatives.

June 28, 2019