Even though it’s a little more difficult, flossing with braces keeps your smile healthy and confident. At Akavan Orthodontics, we want to make sure all of our patients with braces

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You can’t be a Heavy Metal musician if you don’t know anything about the electric guitar right? Well the same goes for the cool heavy metal in your mouth. Learn

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Fluoride strengthens our teeth and helps us maintain good oral health, and as more people turn to bottled water and away from the tap, they may be missing out on

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While piercing the tongue, lip or cheek may be attractive to some, we at Akavan Orthodontics in Tarzana, CA want to enlighten you on the dental health risks associated with

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Tooth enamel is the clear outer layer of the tooth. You can think of enamel as a tough eggshell protecting the soft part of the tooth inside, in fact, enamel

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Oral health begins with clean teeth. Keeping the area where your teeth meet your gums clean can prevent gum disease, and keeping your tooth surfaces clean can help you avoid

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    We all have those bad habits that involve the poor use of our teeth. Beware of these 5 habits that could wind you in Dr. Nooshi Akavan’s Tarzana,

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The discouraging connotation surrounding braces that implies that they’re solely for kids and teens has kept the idea of adult orthodontic treatment on the outskirts of many adult’s minds in

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Dr. Nooshi Akavan wants to know if dairy is a part of your diet. If not, it should be! According to the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), regular consumption of dairy products

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Dr. Nooshi Akavan of Akavan Orthodontics in Tarzana, CA recommends that her patients replace their toothbrush every 3 months either when there is noticeable wear, or when they have an illness, and what’s cooler than

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