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Get a Great Smile With Invisible Braces

Wearing braces used to involve large, ugly metal pieces stuck to your teeth. Many adults have rejected the idea of wearing braces because they felt they would look unprofessional or unattractive. Now there is a better way. I have been using invisible braces in my dental clinic for many years, and this blog will show you the variety of options you have for getting straighter teeth without traditional braces. Braces can now be completely clear, can be adhered to the back of you teeth, or can be used in the form of an invisible tray that fits over your teeth. Find out here how invisible braces can work for you.


What Are Your Options For Funding (Or Financing) Dental Work?

If you are facing some extensive dental work over the next few years, or are concerned your child or adolescent may soon be in need of orthodontia, you may be wondering whether there's anything you can do to defray these upcoming expenses. While dental work can sometimes be costly, helping preserve the health and function of your teeth is one of the most important investments you can make in your overall health. Read More 

5 Reasons Pediatric Dentists Are Recommending Braces For Younger Patients

While braces were once considered a rite of passage for young teens around age 12 or 13, now pediatric dentists are recommending this kind of corrective equipment for kids as young as seven. Corrective orthodontic surgeries are advised for even younger patients when the dentist detects early signs of severe bite pattern and crowding problems that would otherwise continue to worsen as the child grows. Don't be surprised if your dentist recommends orthodontics for your six year old since early treatment offers these five benefits. Read More 

Teeth Whitening Fads You’re Better Off Limiting Or Avoiding Altogether

Having white teeth helps to maintain a healthy dose of self confidence, so it makes sense that you want to do what it takes to keep your teeth bright between professional whitening treatments at the dentist's office. But many of the whitening options you may have learned about can actually deteriorate your oral health rather than help it. Here are a few teeth whitening fads you're better off limiting or avoiding altogether, and a few tips and tricks for what does work: Read More 

Braces Twice In Life? Check Out These Options For Re-Straightening Your Teeth

Many people are surprised to find that, although they had braces as teenagers, they are faced with the reality of needing them again in adulthood. Just like the rest of your body, your teeth and jaw continue to change as you age. Over time, your teeth will revert to the way they had been before you got braces. While facing the prospect of braces for the second time is frustrating, you have some good options to consider to get that brilliant smile back. Read More 

Helping Your Child Prepare For Common Issues With Braces

Despite the many options available for kids needing braces these days, most orthodontic corrections still require many of the same procedures and care. If you've never had braces, you may not know what to expect for your child. The more informed you are about what's ahead, the easier it will be to help your child through the transition, making braces a more positive experience. Here's a look at some of the things that you can expect through the adjustment stages and beyond. Read More