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Devices that Speed-Up Orthodontic Treatment [Explained]

Devices that Speed-Up Orthodontic Treatment [Explained]

Orthodontic issues like overbite, underbite, misplaced midline and overcrowding can significantly reduce one’s quality of life. For instance, these problems are associated with reduced overall happiness, increased risk of tooth decay and periodontal disease, and defects in the affected person’s social life. Orthodontic treatment is the best, if not the only, way to manage these issues. Share Post Twitter Facebook…

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8 Facts About Replacing Braces [with Invisalign]

8 Facts About Replacing Braces [with Invisalign]

A significant number of people wear traditional braces to straighten their teeth and correct biting issues. While this method of treatment is still very acceptable, clear aligners are now a viable treatment option for most people.  The most widely recognized brand of clear aligners is Invisalign. Since both options aim to solve the same problems, your decision on whether to choose…

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Complete iTero [Scanner] Fact List 2017

Complete iTero [Scanner] Fact List 2017

iTero scanners are becoming popular among orthodontists. They are useful for checking the outcome of Invisalign treatment in patients. With this equipment, you can take 3-dimensional pictures of the teeth of patients and make the necessary adjustments. The images can then be transferred wirelessly to be processed. Share Post Twitter Facebook Google +1 Email

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What Are the Discomforts? [with Invisalign]

What Are the Discomforts? [with Invisalign]

The days of braces being the only viable option to straighten your teeth are over.  The advances in clear aligner therapy over the last few years now allow most orthodontic problems to be corrected with aligners (Invisalign) or braces, depending on the patients preferences and needs.   This is also dependent on the skill level of the orthodontist treating the case….

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Teeth Friendly Fruits Vegetables No. 3 [Kiwi]

Teeth Friendly Fruits Vegetables No. 3 [Kiwi]

When it comes to caring for your teeth, it is important to think about what you eat. Everyone knows that too much candy leads to cavities, but it is also essential to understand that some of the best foods for your teeth are just as delicious as sweets. Kiwi has a naturally sweet and tangy flavor that makes a perfect…

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The Importance of [Wearing] Retainers

The Importance of [Wearing] Retainers

If you or one of your children has been wearing braces it’s exciting to finally have them removed. Whether you’ve used plastic, metal, or Invisalign to correct your teeth, there are two phases of treatment. After going through the first step in orthodontic treatment you want to make sure to finish the entire process and maintain that gorgeous smile. Wearing…

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Can Women Safely Wear Braces When Pregnant?

Can Women Safely Wear Braces When Pregnant?

It’s a special time for a woman when she’s pregnant. They are often willing to change their behavior in many ways to make certain their unborn child is healthy. One of the things that doesn’t need to change is orthodontic care. This is something that can be done at any time during pregnancy. A woman’s unborn child will never be…

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The Surplus of the Heart Overflows from a Smile

The Surplus of the Heart Overflows from a Smile

Charles de Leusse is a poet who believes that a giving heart will overflow from a beautiful smile. It is always a good idea to help others and smile at the same time, but when you have overlapping teeth, you are too embarrassed to smile at anyone. Fortunately, it is possible to fix your teeth with expert orthodontic treatment.  …

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Your Smile Makes Life More Beautiful 2017

Your Smile Makes Life More Beautiful 2017

Have a Wonderful Life With a Beautiful Smile Thich Nhat Hanh is a spiritual leader who believes that you make life more beautiful when you smile. Everyone enjoys receiving a gorgeous smile, but if you have gaps between your teeth, then you might not want to smile at anyone. Fortunately, you can fix your misaligned teeth with customized orthodontic devices…

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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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