Posts Tagged ‘braces’

What Is Orthodontics?

Orthodontics

You’ve probably heard of an orthodontist. They’re the ones who provide patients with braces to give them a perfect smile, right? Although that is part of what an orthodontist does, the field of orthodontics is complex and very important to our health. Often the issues with our teeth are more than just cosmetic. Abnormal jaw…

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What to Expect When You Are Done with Braces

life-after-braces

The moment is here…your braces are coming off and you’re finally able to enjoy all of the hard work you’ve done. Cue the parade music, cake and balloons! After all of the orthodontist appointments, adjustments, minor discomfort and food restrictions, you’re finally able to wear your smile like a badge of honor. Congratulations! You should…

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Foods to Eat and Avoid with Braces

Eating-with-braces

You’ve gotten your braces on…congratulations! You’re now on your way to achieving the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted, which means it’s time to make sure you’re getting the most out of your braces. A big factor that needs to be addressed is what you can eat while you have braces. There are foods that work…

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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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Include a Spectacular Smile in Your New Year’s Resolutions

New Year's Party

A New Year is upon us, and that means it’s time to make some resolutions for 2019. You may be wanting to get healthier, find a new career path or adopt a more positive attitude. Whatever it is, your goal is to be a better version of yourself. With a new year comes the chance…

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Don’t Lose Your Flex Dollars, Use Them for Braces Now

Happy woman with braces

When it comes to paying for braces, you may feel a bit overwhelmed. Braces are an investment and planning for them accordingly is key when it comes to maintaining a solid grasp on your finances. The good news is there are many ways in which to pay for braces, so you do have options. What…

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