Posts by Mary Hall

Why Does My Child Need an Expander?

When you bring your child into our orthodontic office to discuss potential early phase orthodontic treatment options, you may end up hearing your child needs a palatal expander. Not every child who undergoes early orthodontics will need one, but it could be beneficial in certain cases. What Is an Expander? A palatal expander is a…

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Smith Orthodontics Acquires Stumbo Orthodontics

Smith Orthodontics, orthodontist in Parkersburg, Ripley WV

Local orthodontist retiring after 34 years, commitment to excellence remains Parkersburg, WV (May 15, 2019) – On April 30, 2019, Dr. Amy Smith of Smith Orthodontics acquired the practice of Dr. William Stumbo and will be serving his patients in Ripley and Parkersburg. Dr. Stumbo has been providing orthodontic treatment to residents of Parkersburg and…

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Get to Know Chloe!

At Smith Orthodontics, our team is top-notch! We’re excited to chat with one of our team members, Chloe, who is our Clinical Assistant. So, let’s get to know Chloe! 1. What is the oldest thing in your refrigerator? Cheese. 2. What did you want to be when growing up? A veterinarian. 3. What was the…

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