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New Year, New You!

New Year, New You!

Are you looking to make a change this new year? If you don’t feel completely satisfied with your smile, take control of your smile goals this year! If you’ve been making excuses or putting off orthodontic treatment, it’s time to make 2021 the year of your new smile....

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Why Now Is the Perfect Time for Orthodontic Treatment

Why Now Is the Perfect Time for Orthodontic Treatment

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly changed all of our lives. This period of social distancing has proven that life is too precious to waste your time feeling unhappy with your smile. When the pandemic dies down and things return to a new normal, you’ll want to...

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Celebrating Hard Candy Day

Celebrating Hard Candy Day

It’s December, and that means the holidays are nearly upon us! For many patients, this may mean a break from school, later bedtimes, and more sweets. However, if your kids are undergoing orthodontic treatment, they may need to be careful about the sweets they eat this...

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Celebrating National Brush Your Teeth Day

Celebrating National Brush Your Teeth Day

Happy November! As you eat your leftover Halloween candy and pack away your costumes, remember to keep your smile clean. National Brush Your Teeth Day is November 1—a time to focus on oral hygiene and all things brushing! Brushing your teeth is important for everyone....

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Missing Adult Tooth: A Job For The Ortho

ADULT TOOTH LOSS can happen for a variety of reasons, from tooth decay to an accident playing sports. Whatever the cause, it’s crucial not to simply leave that missing tooth as it is, because the gap can cause a lot of problem for the surrounding teeth and the...

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Halloween, Candy, And Your Braces

WE ALL LOVE EATING our favorite candy from time to time, especially around Halloween. But those treats can get tricky for orthodontic patients, because many of the standard goodies are harmful to braces. So how can you safely enjoy your spooky night of fun and sweets?...

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Defeating Your Braces Anxiety

AS IMPORTANT AS IT is to have straight teeth for better oral health and a more beautiful smile, many people are nervous at the prospect of getting them straightened with orthodontic treatment because they think it will be unpleasant or that people will make fun of...

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Cleaning Your Retainers

BRACES REMOVAL DAY is the most exciting day of any orthodontic patient’s treatment, but it’s not where the story ends. Next come the retainers, to make sure that smile stays properly aligned. But how do we keep our retainers in good condition, and why are they so...

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Our Top Toothpaste Recommendations

THE TOOTHPASTE YOU CHOOSE can have a significant impact on your oral health and hygiene, but with so many different brands and types to choose from, how can you know which one is right for your smile? Best Toothpaste For Sensitive Teeth We still recommend Sensodyne...

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