Why Does The Dentist Care About How I Breathe?

  Why Does The Dentist Care About How I Breathe? There has been a lot of media coverage in recent years regarding how the health of your mouth affects the health of the rest of your body.  As your Family Dentists in Farmington, CT, we want you to know that if you are a parent of younger children, one of those connections you should be aware of is mouth breathing. Breathing through the mouth is sometimes necessary.  If you have […]

Short Term Orthodontics Frequently Asked Questions

What is Short Term Orthodontics? What will your teeth look like six months from now? Short term orthodontics (also known as STO) is a form of teeth straightening that focuses on the appearance and alignment of only the front teeth (the teeth that show when someone smiles). This approach does not have a goal of altering how a person’s teeth bite or come together in the back of the mouth. People who seek STO are people who feel generally like […]