Braces vs invisalign

Braces vs Invisalign

By Dr. Amy Smith

Your smile is an important part of who you are, and choosing the right orthodontic treatment is equally as important. In today’s world we enjoy seemingly endless options with everything from cars and food selections to hobbies and TV channels. The world of orthodontics is no different. For patients, options for orthodontic treatment range from…

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Learn how braces move teeth from Smith Orthodontics in Ripley WV

How Do Braces Move Teeth?

By Dr. Amy Smith

When you think of ways to straighten your teeth, braces are likely the first thing that pops into your head. But how exactly does this set of metal wires, brackets, and bands move teeth into the right position? Parts of Braces Traditional braces are made up of a few different parts, which all work together…

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Find out why silver braces are still one of the best treatments available from an orthodontist in Ripley WV.

Silver Braces: Still One of the Best Treatments

By Dr. Amy Smith

If you’ve ever looked into the world of orthodontics, you know there are many different products and treatment methods available today. Still, one of the tried and true ways to get maximum results is silver braces. Known as traditional metal braces, this type of treatment has a proven track record and just gets the job…

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