Caring for your Hawley Retainer

It's common knowledge that once your braces have been removed you'll have to wear a retainer to help keep your teeth in the place they should be. Once your braces have been removed, your teeth may relapse back into their old position if you don't use your retainer regularly. However,... Read more »

Tips on How to Have a Positive Relationship with Your Braces

Your braces are the key to having the perfect smile you’ve always wanted, which is why it’s important for you to treat your braces right. So, to help you have a positive relationship with your braces in Queensbury, New York, your orthodontist, Dr. Steven Alexander, recommends doing the following things:... Read more »

Adjustment Sessions Are an Important Part of the Alignment Process

Braces are commonly used to align teeth, deal with overcrowding issues and address an under or overbite problem. Regardless of the issue, all braces still work on the same basic principle. Through the course of time and gradual adjustments, the braces stretch the periodontal ligaments that anchor the teeth in... Read more »

Is Invisalign® Treatment on Your Horizon?

Welcome to Bartlett & Alexander Orthodontics located in Queensbury, New York! Our orthodontists, Drs. Alexander, Bartlett, and Misner, are pleased to offer Invisalign® aligners for our patients seeking a straighter, more attractive smile. If you have always wanted a smile makeover but aren't crazy about the idea of wearing braces in this... Read more »