Stay Educated with Dr. Lee's Monthly Orthodontic Blog


On a monthly basis, Dr. Lee wants to keep our patients informed of all things orthodontic and dentistry related. That's why we've created this blog section. We believe dental education is very important and learning something new will only increase your oral and dental care.


If you have any questions, please give Dr. Lee a call at (858) 481-1771 and we'll be happy to help!


Taking Care of Braces


What to Eat with Braces


What is Plaque and Why It's Harmful


How to Easily Get Into the Flossing Habit


Why Biannual Dental Visits are Essential


Easy Toothbrushing Techniques


Overcome Dental Anxiety


Spooky Tips for Braces


Why Visit an Orthodontist Over a Dentist


Does Tongue Scraping Improve Dental Hygiene?


Must Have Items to Clean Braces


• Has Your Smile Changed?


Make Your Smile Sparkle


Fight Back Against Braces Myths!


Accidents with Your Braces


Age and Orthodontics


Regular Cleaning vs. Deep Cleaning: What Do You Need?


Common Tooth Brushing Mistakes


How to Address Broken Brackets


• Celebrate National Orthodontic Health Month


How to Get Kids to Brush Their Teeth


Summer Dental Tips on the Go


Benefits of Orthodontics for All Ages


Examine Oral Cancer During Awareness Month


• How to Create Your New Years' Smile


• Top Dental Tips for the Holidays


Oral Health Care for Adults


Importance of Choosing an Emergency Dentist


• How to Avoid Snacking


• Tips for Better Oral Hygiene


• Flossing 101: Tips from the Pros


• Summer Foods for Healthy Teeth


• Invisalign Benefits for Your Smile


• Keep Your Teeth Healthy


• Maintain Your Dental Routine at Home


• Help Your Child Smile for a Lifetime


• New Year, New Smile! This Year's Smile Goals


• Dental Habits to Break in the New Year


• Dental Ups and Downs on Thanksgiving Meals


• Tips for a Healthy Smile This Halloween


• Identify and Prevent Cavities


• Back-to-School Dental Visits


• Popular Foods that Stain Your Teeth


• Dangerous Dental Habits


• Share the Dangers on No Tobacco Day


• Oral Cancer Awareness Month


• Why Nutrition is Important for Your Teeth


• Your Child's Smile


How Exercise Affects Your Smile


• Working for a New Year's Smile


• Ways to Make Your Holiday Meals Smile-Friendly


• Ways to Protect Your Teeth on Halloween


• Common Dental Injuries in Sports


• Brushing Habits to Break


• Prepare Your Smile for Vacation


• Men's Oral Health Awareness


• Maintain Dental Care on Vacation


•  April is National Facial Protection Month


• Foods that can Brighten Your Smile


 Share the Importance of Children's Dental Health Month


• Why You Should Avoid Snacks


 New Year, New You, New Smile


 Don't Let Holiday Meals Break Down Your Smile


 Avoid a Spooky Smile from Your Halloween Costume


• Taking Care of Your Braces


• Common Brushing Mistakes


• Smile Easier with Invisalign


History of Orthodontics