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Removable Retainers vs Permanent Retainers

Hooray! You are done with braces and now you get to enjoy your pretty new smile. To keep your teeth looking their best, though, you need to decide what type of retainer to wear. The most important step in this process is consulting with an orthodontist. The team at Foley Wilde Orthodontics can help evaluate [...]

Removable Retainers vs Permanent Retainers

Halloween Candy to Avoid When Wearing Braces

If you've recently had braces put on, you're probably starting to get used to certain foods you should avoid or may have to eat differently now that you are wearing braces. The Foley Orthodontics team in London, Ontario discuss the candy you can eat with braces, and the candy you should avoid this Halloween. Some [...]

Halloween Candy to Avoid When Wearing Braces

Do All Wisdom Teeth Have to Be Removed?

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. [...]

Do All Wisdom Teeth Have to Be Removed?

How To Floss With Braces

Getting braces put on means learning all new ways to care for your teeth. One of the hardest things to master is flossing. Flossing can be difficult to get right even without braces, but don't get discouraged! Just follow these steps and you'll be a pro in no time. Choose the Right Floss First, make [...]

How To Floss With Braces

Welcome Dr. Meena Wilde to the Foley Wilde Orthodontics Team

The team at Foley Wilde Orthodontics are pleased to welcome the newest member of our team, Dr. Meena Wilde. Dr. Wilde is a certified orthodontist and brings an extensive background in dentistry to the team. She received her Bachelor and Master of Science from the University of Ottawa and completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery [...]

Welcome Dr. Meena Wilde to the Foley Wilde Orthodontics Team

How To Fix A Gap Between Your Front Teeth

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 [...]

How To Fix A Gap Between Your Front Teeth