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A woman with TMJ pain in need of braces for treatment

Braces for TMJ Can Finally Relieve Your Jaw Pain!

In your mouth, the joint connecting your jaw to your skull is called the temporomandibular joint. For many, this joint can be the source of chronic pain and frustration. When its damaged, you can experience a condition known as temporomandibular joint disorder, also referred to as TMD or TMJ. Your dentist may recommend braces for…

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Invisalign retainers sitting on a table.

The Benefits of Invisalign for Orthodontic Treatment

Before you get started on orthodontic treatment, you’ll need to figure out which type of braces you plan to use. While some situations will necessitate one type over another, most people have several choices. One of the most popular modern choices is Invisalign. But what are the benefits of Invisalign and why is it so popular? …

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Dr. Andy speaking with a patient about orthodontics.

Explore the Truth Behind 5 Common Myths About Braces

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” While myths aren’t necessarily lying, they’re still just as quick to spread around! Myths about braces are pervasive, especially among children. But which myths are just that, and what is the truth behind these myths? Read on to learn…

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Young man smiling after having his braces removed

5 Tips to Improve Your Dental Care After Braces

Few days are as exciting in a child or teen’s life than when their braces finally come off. The results of orthodontic treatment can be breathtaking – and well worth the effort to get there! But are there any steps you should take to maintain your oral health for dental care after braces come off?…

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