Posts by Jackie Rupp

Showing Your Team Spirit with Your Smile

Football season is finally here! Whether you’re a die-hard high school or college football fan, prefer the pros, or like a different sport altogether, showing your team spirit can be easy! You have all of the jerseys, decorations for your room, and other fun memorabilia, but you want to do more. We get it. Following…

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Fall Is the Perfect Time for Moms and Dads to Perfect Their Smiles

Fall is quickly approaching, and it means more than just pumpkin spice lattes and Halloween costumes. If you’ve ever thought about finally addressing the issues with your teeth, now is the time to begin your journey. When it comes to adult orthodontics, it can be tricky to even get started, especially with family, work responsibilities,…

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Why More Women Are Using Braces and Invisalign

woman with braces

Do you ever feel like you’ve missed the boat when it comes to orthodontic treatment? Maybe you should have tackled it when you were in college or begged your parents to get it over with in middle school. What matters now is you’re considering it. You’re thinking about getting the smile you’ve always wanted by…

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Are Pacifiers and Thumb-Sucking Safe for Your Child’s Teeth?

Kids can develop habits at a young age that will likely dissipate as they grow older. However, some habits can wreak havoc on your child’s development. Pacifiers and thumb-sucking may seem innocent at first, but the effect these habits have on the mouth can be detrimental. Learn how two of the most common oral habits…

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iTero Scanner: Improving Orthodontic Treatment for Patients

digital impressions

As we continue to evolve and grow, so does the technology we utilize in our day-to-day lives. It seems as though things are getting easier and more streamlined as technology continues to advance, making for additional accuracy and better services throughout many different industries. The field of orthodontics is reaping the benefits of these such…

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How to Know if You Need Braces

Confused young girl

Many people choose to use braces to achieve a straight smile. Whether you’re in the typical age group that gets braces during their teen years or you’re already well into adulthood, you can still benefit from having braces. But how exactly do you know if orthodontic treatment is right for you? You Have Crooked Teeth…

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