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Starting Your Child Early With Orthodontics Sep 1st, 2021

When we think of who typically sports braces, we mostly imagine a gangly teen with a “metal mouth,” but that’s old-think. Not only are there many orthodontic correction methods that exist now as compared with years ago — from clear aligners to braces that are placed on the back of...

Maximizing Your Time With Virtual Orthodontics Aug 5th, 2021

If there’s anything that the last year and a half has taught us as we’ve grappled with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s the power of technology. Many people’s homes became their offices, and everyone had to brush up on their Zoom skills.  The healthcare industry was massively affected...

Understanding the Different Types of Retainers Jul 7th, 2021

You’ve completed your active orthodontic treatment phase — meaning the time during which your braces were in place — and you couldn’t be happier with your smile. But there’s a key tool required after your orthodontist removes your braces that will ensure your smile stays on track. You receive a...

How Accelerated Orthodontics Works Jun 24th, 2021

Sometimes you just want instant gratification, whether that means taking the cookies out of the oven a bit early to enjoy one, or hitting that snooze button one more time.  If you’ve considered orthodontic treatment in the past, but were put off thinking about how much time it would take,...

Which Braces are Right for Me? May 27th, 2021

It’s common knowledge that braces can fix a plethora of oral problems, from misaligned teeth to crowding problems, which impact your oral health. Years ago, patients had one orthodontic treatment choice: metal braces. Fortunately, there are multiple treatment options that are available now, and you can base your decision on...

Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign Trays Apr 19th, 2021

There’s lots to love about Invisalign®, the innovative orthodontic treatment that has a markedly less disruptive and uncomfortable effect on your life as compared with traditional metal braces. Still, in order for treatment to be completely successful, you need to learn the ropes about properly caring for your aligners, otherwise...

The Importance of Wearing Your Retainer Mar 17th, 2021

When you think about orthodontic treatment, most of the attention goes to the wealth of orthodontic treatment choices patients now have. You can go the traditional route with standard metal braces, clear braces, Invisalign®, and more. Advances have also hastened reaching your treatment goals considerably.  A critical element of orthodontic...

The Advantages of Choosing Invisalign® Feb 3rd, 2021

When it comes to a winning smile, straight teeth are one of the key ingredients. Despite what you may see when you scroll through your social media feed, very few people are born with perfectly straight teeth.  If you’re one of the many with a less-than-perfect smile, you may be...