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Do Damon Braces Really Move Teeth Fast?

Do Damon Braces Really Move Teeth Fast?

Have you ever wished you had a more attractive smile? Many people are interested in orthodontic treatment, either for themselves or for a child. Straight teeth are not only more attractive but are healthier over a lifetime. In addition, properly planned orthodontic treatment can, and should, make a person look younger over their lifetime. People who need orthodontic care want…

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How Can I [Properly] Care for My Retainer?

How Can I [Properly] Care for My Retainer?

LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 28, 2017 Ever wondered why it seems like everyone and their best friend had or has had orthodontic work? Well, nowadays orthodontic improvements have made the possibility of orthodontic treatment possible for a much greater number of people than once received it. As little as three decades ago, orthodontic treatment was much more involved. Nowadays, we would…

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Are There Alternatives to Having Teeth Removed? [for Braces]

Are There Alternatives to Having Teeth Removed? [for Braces]

  LAST UPDATED: JANUARY 24, 2017 Any column about dental braces will inevitably deal with the issue of tooth extraction to deal with crowded or misaligned teeth. Straight teeth are not merely a cosmetic issue; they affect the way we chew and so digest, our food. If you are considering braces for you or your child, you may have wondered…

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The Teenager and Invisalign [Facts] 2017

The Teenager and Invisalign [Facts] 2017

The Teenager Prefers The Invisalign Experience The time spent as a teenager is very important. It involves dating, sports, social events, school plays and more. This is not the time in a young person’s life when they want to experience metal braces. It’s now possible for teenagers to avoid all of the self-conscience feelings associated with having metal braces. There…

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Self-Ligating Braces Know-how Checklist 2016

LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 22, 2016 Despite the fact that we live in an age of digital interpersonal communication transmitted over wires and through the air, both children and the adults that grew up without the internet. The internet often takes the place of person-to-person dialogue will always need to leave a great impression with those they meet. Let’s face it:…

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Courage to Overcome Your Fear of Having Braces

Courage to Overcome Your Fear of Having Braces

For a lot of people, braces are enough to make a child tremble in fear. While it has become a standard orthodontic treatment, you still have a lot of myths surrounding it. You want to work with your child and work with the orthodontist. If you frame a visit with the right perspective, you can make them want to go…

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Lingual Braces VS. Invisalign

Lingual Braces VS. Invisalign

LAST UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 Archaeology has given us a look into ancient orthodontic practices, unearthing mummified remains with teeth encased in metal bands, and writings by Hippocrates and Aristotle dating back to between 400 to 500 B.C. contain thoughts on how to straighten teeth and fix other dental problems. In the 1700’s writings are devoted to appliances and methods…

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Smile; Because a Smile Is a Universal Welcome

Smile; Because a Smile Is a Universal Welcome

  When You Have Straight Teeth   Max Eastman believed that a smile is a universal welcome despite the differences of our world’s languages. If you are traveling in a foreign country, then take the time to smile at other people who speak a different language, and they will probably smile back. Unfortunately, if you have crooked teeth, then you…

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Damon System versus Traditional Braces

Damon System versus Traditional Braces

LAST UPDATED: JULY 29, 2016 Many years ago, getting one’s teeth straightened meant that one had to go through a long and tedious and painful process. At that time, braces meant a mouthful of wires and discomfort. While the results were worth the struggle, is it not better to have the same effect having gone through less strain? Faster, better…

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A Smile Can Brighten the Darkest Day!

A Smile Can Brighten the Darkest Day!

    Bring The Smiles As any parent knows, a child’s smile can be magical. Even when missing a few front teeth or when those strangely huge adult teeth come in crookedly, the genuine wonder and exuberance in your child’s smile can brighten the darkest day. Around second or third grade, though, some parents notice that they are seeing that…

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