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What Causes Teeth Shifting In Adults?

Does it feel like there’s some serious teeth shifting going on in your mouth? It’s an uncomfortable thought, especially if you’re experiencing pain from the shifts. Contrary to what many people believe, major teeth changes don’t stop when you’re a kid. In fact, teeth...

How To Relieve Jaw Pain Quickly and Permanently

Have you heard of Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD)? TMD is a pain in your jaw caused by a number of factors. The pain can range in severity, too, from mild to frankly excruciating. Jaw pain can be brought on by something as simple as chewing gum all day long, or by a...

Who are Invisible Braces Good For?

If you are in need of a straighter smile, but the idea of wearing traditional metal wire braces is causing you to hesitate over seeking treatment, there is another option: invisible braces.  Due to the advances in orthodontic technology, invisible braces are changing...

What Makes Adult Teeth Straightening Different?

People sometimes associate the desire for straight teeth with the desire for a Hollywood smile. But, adult teeth straightening doesn't only address aesthetic concerns. If you’re an adult with crooked teeth, there could be health risks involved. Orthodontic treatment,...

Happy Holidays From Medland Orthodontics!

The holidays are just around the corner! And what better time for the team at Medland Orthodontics in Brisbane and the Gold Coast to wish you a safe and happy holiday season! After a busy year perfecting smiles, we are all looking forward to quality time spent with...

How Braces Can Help Ease Jaw Pain

Popping, cracking sounds, sore jaw points, facial pain, headaches and stiffness. These are just some of the common symptoms of jaw pain. Your jaw joint is called the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). When this area that runs just in front of your ears is strained, you...

The Advantages of Lingual Braces Over Invisalign

One in five orthodontic patients is an adult. Fortunately, there are options for straightening teeth that don’t draw attention to your smile. Two popular options are Invisalign aligners and lingual braces. Both orthodontic options offer a cosmetic way to straighten...

Are Braces Covered by Medicare?

Braces are a reliable orthodontic treatment to address a variety of smile concerns that affect the health, aesthetics and functionality of a smile. However, they do come with a financial investment. If you think orthodontic treatment may be in your future, it’s good...

How Do You Fix Crooked Teeth?

A crooked smile is more than just a cosmetic concern. If you have teeth that are misaligned or crooked, it can be difficult to bite, chew, eat and in some cases, speak properly. This can be a great source of lower self-esteem and emotional distress. Not only that, but...

What is the Best Age to See an Orthodontist?

With numerous treatment options for young adults, adults, and kids to rectify their smile, jaw shape, and teeth alignment, orthodontic treatments have become the new-age solution for several such problems. However, numerous parents frequently question the safety of...