Getting braces is a big commitment, so it’s natural to feel a little nervous and to be wondering what you can expect at your first orthodontist appointment. We’re here to assure you, there’s nothing to worry about! Your first visit to Foley Wilde Orthodontics quite simply presents the opportunity for you to get to know us and better [...]
If you've just started wearing orthodontics, you probably know that it's taking a while to get used to them. That is normal, but it can sometimes seem like every bit of pain and discomfort seems like an emergency. You might be tempted to just "tough it out" while experiencing some discomfort, but there may come [...]
Fall is just about here and that means cozy sweaters, crunchy leaves and pumpkin spice everything! Talk to the team at Foley Wilde Orthodontics in London, Ontario about switching up the elastic colours on your braces this fall and let your smile reflect the beautiful colours the season has to offer. Pumpkin Pie For this [...]
Getting your wisdom teeth in is often viewed as a rite of passage. For most people, wisdom teeth come in between the ages of 17 and 25. However, this process is often not without problems, and many orthodontists today will recommend having your wisdom teeth removed -- even if they are not yet causing issues. [...]
The problem of diastema, or a gap between your teeth, can seem like a purely cosmetic issue. It is true that a gap between your teeth can affect your appearance, and this can play a role in your self-confidence as well as in how others view you. More than that, this orthodontics issue can also [...]
Dr. Foley, an orthodontist in London, Ontario, explains how to know if your child should see an orthodontist. Does your child have issues with spacing or alignment?