What is a palatal expander?

If Dr. Lester Kuperman and our team at Kuperman Orthodontics have recommended a palatal expander, you might be wondering what it is and how it will help you. A palatal expander is a small appliance fitted in your mouth to create a wider space in the upper jaw. It is...

I have halitosis. What can I do?

Halitosis is the fancy, scientific word for “bad breath.” Dr. Lester Kuperman and our team know there are several reasons why you may have halitosis; let’s look at a few: Gum disease (also known as periodontal disease) – There are five main types of gum disease, and...