Learn about the best winter snacks for kids with braces.

Best Winter Snacks for Kids with Braces

By Dr. Amy Smith

Snack time is one of the best ways to fight the winter blues. After all, there’s nothing quite like getting cozy by the fireplace while you share some tasty treats with your family. But for parents of kids with braces, it can be a bit tricky finding braces-friendly snacks their kids will enjoy.  Many go-to…

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Learn why you and your child should get braces at the same time from the best orthodontist in Ripley WV.

Should My Child and I Get Braces at the Same Time?

By Dr. Amy Smith

It’s time to double down on orthodontic health. When you look into getting braces for your child, you shouldn’t miss out on the opportunity to improve your own smile. And if you think getting braces at the same time as your child sounds a bit crazy, there are plenty of reasons you should reconsider. Schedule Visits…

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Learn how space-age wire is used in braces by an orthodontist in Ripley WV

Were Your Braces Designed in Space?

By Dr. Amy Smith

Believe it or not, your braces may contain a type of metal that was developed by NASA. And while it may seem like this would make your orthodontic treatment with braces more complicated, it actually helps simplify your treatment. By using braces that incorporate space-age wire, you can enjoy a more convenient treatment experience with fewer…

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Use one of these great holiday gift ideas for kids with braces from Smith Orthodontics in Ripley WV

Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids with Braces

By Dr. Amy Smith

The holiday season has finally arrived! And right now is the perfect time to start thinking of stocking stuffers and items to wrap and place underneath the tree. If you’re looking for a special way to show your kids you care, be sure to stock up on items to help them get through their time…

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Get the best braces for adults from the best orthodontist in Ripley WV, Smith Orthodontics

Best Braces for Parents

By Dr. Amy Smith

As a parent, you have a lot on your plate at any given moment. It can be easy to overlook the importance of taking care of yourself, particularly when it comes to the idea of straightening your teeth. But there’s never a bad time to improve your smile by getting orthodontic treatment. Here are the…

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Celebrating National Orthodontic Health Month with the best orthodontist in Ripley WV

Celebrating National Orthodontic Health Month

By Dr. Amy Smith

While you already know October is the month to break out the fall sweaters, shop for Halloween candy, and enjoy pumpkin spice everything, you may not know this month also contains another important celebration. That’s right, October is National Orthodontic Health Month! A whole 31 days dedicated to celebrating orthodontics and raising awareness of the…

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