My Retainer Doesn’t Fit Anymore

Whether you choose braces, Invisalign, or any of our other orthodontic treatment options to straighten your teeth, you'll need a phase of retention therapy after you finish the active phase of your treatment. Retention serves to solidify the alignment of your new teeth, preventing them from regressing to their old...

Why It’s Important to Take Your Child to the Orthodontist

When you think of braces, it’s easy to assume that many orthodontic patients choose braces simply because they wanted a straight, nice looking smile. However, braces treatment goes much further...

Braces-Safe Candy for Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner, but the scariest thing about the holiday for many young ghosts and goblins is whether they can even eat candy after getting braces from...

Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

At Accorde Orthodontists, ourhighly trained orthodontic team believes that people of all ages across Minnesota deserve a lifetime of pearly white teeth! As the premier orthodontic practice in Maple Grove,...

When Do I Need a Retainer?

For most orthodontic patients, the countdown to the day they get their braces removed begins approximately one week after having their braces put on. So when the big day finally...