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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Can Invisalign Lite fix your smile? Find out from the best orthodontist in Ripley WV

Can Invisalign Lite Fix Your Smile?

By Dr. Amy Smith

If you’re thinking about getting a better smile, you have more options than ever to choose from! Even the Invisalign Clear Aligner System has improved over the years and now offers multiple levels of treatment. One version of Invisalign that works for many patients is Invisalign Lite. What Is Invisalign Lite? Invisalign Lite works the…

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Learn about your first week with braces from Smith Orthodontics, the best orthodontist in Ripley WV

What to Expect During Your First Week with Braces

By Dr. Amy Smith

The time is almost here! You’re about ready to start your orthodontic treatment with braces to get your new smile. It’s perfectly understandable to be a little nervous, but knowing what to expect can help you make it through and stay motivated to keep going. When it comes to starting orthodontic treatment with braces, the…

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Meet Alyssa, a new member of our orthodontic team in Ripley and Parkersburg WV

Get to Know Alyssa!

By Dr. Amy Smith

We’re so excited that Alyssa has joined the Smith Orthodontics team as an orthodontic assistant! Here are some fun facts about her. 1. If you could spend a week anywhere in the world, where would it be? Hawaii 2. What was your favorite book or toy as a child? My kitchen set 3. What is…

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Is it safe to go to the orthodontist in Ripley WV right now?

Is It Safe to Go to the Orthodontist Right Now?

By Dr. Amy Smith

At Smith Orthodontics, we are always looking out for the safety of our patients. While we are eager to help you get your perfect smile, our main concern is the health of our patients and our staff. That being said, we are still seeing patients and using the precautions necessary to keep everyone safe in…

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Learn why you might have crooked teeth from the best orthodontist in Ripley WV

Why Do Some People Have Crooked Teeth?

By Dr. Amy Smith

If you have crooked teeth and want a better smile, getting orthodontic treatment can help you get the smile you’ve always dreamed of. During the process of straightening your teeth with braces or Invisalign, you may find yourself wondering why some people have crooked teeth in the first place. The answer to this question is…

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