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Why Retainers Are Important After Orthodontic Treatment

Are you excited about finally getting your braces off? As you should be! Getting your braces off means you can finally eat those foods you have been waiting for but couldn’t because of braces. However, your orthodontic treatment isn’t over yet! To avoid your teeth from reverting to their original position, you should get your retainers from Southlake, TX, which [...]
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The Guide To Orthodontist In Southlake, TX

Are you insecure about your smile, because of crooked, misaligned, or gapped teeth? Orthodontic treatment is the answer to all your dental problems. However, your need to choose a proper orthodontist that will listen to your concerns, examine your teeth, and recommend the best possible treatment for your issue. To make sure you are selecting the right orthodontist, you need [...]
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8 Amazing Benefits Of Invisalign | Tolleson Orthodontics

8 Amazing Benefits Of Invisalign

8 Amazing Benefits Of Invisalign The best & effective solution to get a straight smile without interrupting your life with metal braces is Invisalign. This clear aligner treatment is getting popular at full tilt and is the fastest way to achieve straight teeth. Virtually invisible aligners will help gradually adjust the position of your teeth in less time. If you [...]
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What Candy Can You Eat with Braces?

Worried your braces might ruin your Halloween fun? Spooky thought – but never fear! Enjoying good candy with braces is still an option. But first, avoid damaging your braces and risking your successful orthodontic treatment by learning which candy might loosen the brackets attached to your teeth. Candies to avoid with braces These candies may damage orthodontic appliances and can [...]
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How Braces Work

Successful orthodontic treatment depends on three things – pressure, time and cooperation. Braces – a fixed orthodontic appliance typically comprised of brackets,bands and wires – put pressure on teeth to gradually move them into the correct position over time. Patient cooperation is needed by keeping teeth clean, avoiding food items that break the brackets, limiting sugary drinks, visiting the general [...]
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Benefits of Early Orthodontic Treatment

Timing is everything – even when it comes to your child’s orthodontic treatment. “Early” treatment, also called “interceptive” treatment, means treatment that is performed while some baby teeth are still present. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends that your child’s first check-up with an orthodontist be performed when an orthodontic problem is first recognized, but no later than age [...]
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6 Facts About Two-Phase Treatment

Problems that will eventually need orthodontic attention can become obvious long before a child has all of their permanent teeth. Depending on the type of problem a child has, an AAO orthodontist may recommend two-phase treatment. It means that treatment is done at two different times, often to take advantage of predictable stages of dental development and physical growth. Here [...]