Wearing and Caring for Your Retainer

You and your braces are going to be together for a long time, but not forever. It may seem hard to believe right now, but the day will come when the doctor removes your braces. While the major part of your treatment will be over, you won’t be done just yet. After your braces come off, the doctor will give... read more »

Simple Daily Habits Can Reduce the Chances of Damaging Your Braces

The braces that were installed in your mouth at Dr. Michael Jacobsen’s orthodontic clinic in Victorville, California, are an important part of the process of correcting the alignment of your teeth. This is done through routine adjustment sessions designed to apply progressive tension to your teeth. As time goes by, this will gradually change their position for a more appealing... read more »