South Surrey Smiles Brownie & Girl Guides Night

Last Monday at South Surrey Smiles’ office we had the pleasure of hosting close to 40 of our local Brownies and Girl Guides for a fun and educational night where we taught them about orthodontics. Each girl got to participate in a number of different activities that gave them insight into the orthodontic profession as well as the keys to … Read More

Best Food For Braces


When wearing braces, it is important to avoid hard foods and sticky foods. There are 2 reasons for this: 1. When your braces are first placed, your teeth will be sore for a few days; you will want to stick to soft foods at the beginning because your teeth will be tender when chewing. 2. The brackets are the square … Read More

What The Colour Of Your Braces Says About You!


When selecting your braces, and important question you may have overlooked is: “What colour should my braces be?” If you’re getting traditional metal braces, we do offer a variety of coloured braces for you to choose from, and colour plays a more important part than you may think. First, the colour of your braces or your rubber bands can complement … Read More

4 Types of Braces You Can Get for Your Child


4 Types of Braces Many kids will have to get braces sometime in their lives, and it can be quite stressful for both parties. Kids fear having to wear braces, while adults are afraid of the cost. Thankfully, the world of braces has changed a lot since you were a kid. There are many different types of braces to choose … Read More