Learn how to fix bite issues with Invisalign in Ripley WV

How to Fix Bite Issues with Invisalign

By Dr. Amy Smith

Orthodontic treatment is beneficial for all aspects of your teeth and jaws. While most people think of Invisalign as a way to get a better-looking smile, there are tons of long-term health benefits to straightening your teeth with this clear aligner system. Additionally, you can fix bite issues when you get Invisalign, giving you a smile…

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A misaligned bite can sometimes be fixed with braces in Parkersburg WV

How a Misaligned Bite Can Be Bad for Your Smile

By Dr. Amy Smith

The primary type of correction most people associate with orthodontics is straightening teeth. While this is the most visible change most of the time, orthodontic treatment can also fix misaligned bites, which is vital for having a healthy smile. Bite problems come in various forms, each of which can cause major issues with the appearance…

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Learn how the bad habits of pacifiers and thumb-sucking affect your child's smile.

Are Pacifiers and Thumb-Sucking Safe for Your Child’s Teeth?

By Dr. Amy Smith

Kids can develop habits at a young age that will likely dissipate as they grow older. However, some habits can wreak havoc on your child’s development. Pacifiers and thumb-sucking may seem innocent at first, but the effect these habits have on the mouth can be detrimental. Learn how two of the most common oral habits…

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