How Can I Keep Plaque from Growing on My Braces?

Plaque is a white, sticky substance that can cause trouble. It can encourage cavity growth, gum disease development, and white-spotted teeth. It’s important to keep plaque at bay when you have braces so you can prevent these dental issues. To help you do so, our dentist, Dr. L.C. Chilimigras, is happy to share some tips with you. First, brush your... read more »

Reasons to Choose Invisalign®

If you are self-concious about your smile, you are not alone. There are thousands of people who turn to treatments to obtain the perfect smile they always dreamed of. Invisalign® is an exciting alternative to traditional orthodontic treatments. Using clear, custom-shaped aligners, our orthodontist can help you straighten your smile in a lifestyle-friendly way. The trays fit over your smile... read more »

Why You Should Consider Invisalign

If you want straight, great-looking teeth but don’t want to deal with the cumbersome maintenance and awkward appearance of braces, then you need to seriously consider Invisalign. Here at Lakeview Dental Care, Dr. L.C. Chilimigras is highly trained and skilled in performing Invisalign treatment for his patients in the Battle Creek, Michigan area. His expertise will ensure a positive, timely... read more »

Custom Mouth Guards Are Important for Athletes with Braces

If you play contact sports you may have experience with retail mouth guards and their limitations. Athletes playing contact sports often complain that retail level mouth guards can feel bulky in the mouth or otherwise make it uncomfortable or hard to breathe. These kinds of complaints are even more common for athletes with braces. Your braces represent a long term... read more »