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August 23, 2023 Procedures0

For many years, braces were the only option for teens and adults looking to straighten their teeth, but advancements in orthodontics have resulted in another option, Invisalign also called clear aligners. Invisalign and braces are both effective in shifting teeth into their proper position over time, but the treatments have many differences. If you’re looking to improve your smile but you’re not sure which orthodontic treatment is right for you, here are the main differences between Invisalign and traditional braces.


August 9, 2023 Procedures0

The average age range for getting braces is anywhere from age 9 to 19, there is no one-size-fits all approach to timing or treatment plans. It may be helpful to know the signs that a dentists uses to determine when your child needs braces.


February 5, 2020 Procedures0

So… it’s that time already. Your baby is growing up, and her teeth are, too. But is she really ready for braces?

Fixing improper bites and crooked teeth can provide insight on your child’s growth patterns and how they may affect his or her teeth down the road.

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