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Why Choose a Family Orthodontist

Why Choose a Family Orthodontist

Parents want what's best for their kids, and that often includes a bright and beautiful smile. Crooked teeth are more than an oral health problem. Studies have found that malocclusion can lead to poor self-esteem.  At Carolina Braces, we offer perfect teeth for kids...

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How to Fix an Overbite or Underbite

How to Fix an Overbite or Underbite

Do you have an overbite or an underbite that causes your teeth to stick out when you smile but never had it fixed? Do bite issues cause you to have jaw pain or trouble eating your food?  If you've wondered about how to fix an overbite or an underbite, then you'll need...

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The Best Oral Hygiene Routine for Braces

The Best Oral Hygiene Routine for Braces

Did you know that a normal teeth cleaning can easily cost $200? Oral hygiene issues can quickly become expensive problems. If you have braces, it's vital you keep your teeth in good shape by taking the time to care for them! But, how do you look after teeth that are...

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Say Goodbye to Morning Breath

Your smile shouldn’t just look good; it should smell good. Not only can bad breath be a social inhibitor, but it can also indicate a need for a closer look at your oral care. Whether you are suffering from coffee breath or wake up feeling less than refreshed, here are...

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Falling Head Over Heels for Your Smile

This Valentine’s Day, it’s time to fall in love with your smile. Smiling is always important—it boosts your immune system, spreads joy, and enhances your confidence! Whether you already have a Carolina Braces smile or if you’re new to braces or Invisalign®, there is...

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Do You Need Braces? Here Are 7 Common Signs

Do You Need Braces? Here Are 7 Common Signs

Do you need braces? If you feel insecure about the appearance of your smile, you are not alone. More than half of adults in this country say that they do not like the appearance of their teeth.  If you are interested in learning about braces, you came to the right...

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Kick These Bad Orthodontic Habits for the New Year

Cheers to the new year! Along with the ball drop and fireworks festivities come the customary New Year’s resolutions. On your journey to self-improvement, why not turn over a new leaf and kick a few bad orthodontic habits to the curb? We’ve compiled a quick list of...

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Winter Braces Survival Guide

Winter brings snowmen, sledding, and holiday memories with friends and family. However, it also brings sensitive teeth and poor oral hygiene, leading to pain and discomfort during an otherwise cheerful season. Fortunately, there are many ways you can protect against...

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Your Official Guide To Finding an Orthodontist in Raleigh

Your Official Guide To Finding an Orthodontist in Raleigh

What is an Orthodontist? They are specialists in the proper alignment of your teeth and jaws. Because 45% of children will eventually need braces to fix functional problems in their mouth, like a misaligned jaw, you must do your research before you choose an...

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