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Yearly Archives: 2021

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Braces and Bone Loss – Can You Still Receive Treatment?

Braces or Invisalign are the best options for people who need a little help adjusting their smile into a healthier position. This is true for children, teens, and adults! But orthodontic treatment works through gentle but persistent pressure on your mouth. Gum disease or other issues can leave your mouth less prepared to handle this…

A middle-aged woman wearing braces, proving you're never too old for braces

Am I Too Old for Braces?

Having a beautiful smile is ageless. From childhood to your golden years, everyone enjoys being able to flash a smile without feeling self-conscious. But many adults who experience issues with tooth alignment may feel like they missed the chance, asking themselves “am I too old for braces these days?” Fortunately, for most, the answer is…

Braces safe candy for Halloween with bags and a decorative pumpkin

Find Braces Safe Candy for Your Children This Halloween!

Life with braces is easy when you know the tricks! But when it comes to treats… it’s important to be careful! October means Halloween, and traditionally is a month where children are expecting to enjoy a lot of candy and special treats. Finding braces safe candy can be a challenge, so we want to make…

Teen girl at orthodontist getting braces.

3 Speech Problems that Orthodontic Treatment Can Help

The process of developing speech is a complicated one. Children spend years, starting from just a few months old, on learning to develop the skills necessary to process and express words. One major milestone in the process is the eruption of their teeth. Teeth and speech problems go hand-in-hand when teeth erupt in a less…