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Adult Braces – Still a Top Choice!

Braces are most commonly placed on teenagers or pre-teens, but many adults need their teeth straightened, as well. Whether you simply never got around to it, your teeth shifted later in life due to natural changes in bone structure or trauma, or your teeth are reasonably straight but not picture-perfect. Regardless of the reason, many adults choose to straighten their …

Invisalign Vs. At-home DIY Aligners

Invisalign® vs. At-Home DIY Aligners – An Expert Assessment

Invisalign, “the clear alternative to braces,” is the category leader in orthodontic aligners, and for good reason…the company has been established for decades, garnered hundreds of thousands of hours in specialized training, regulated guideline reviews, trial and error overseen by professional orthodontic committees (unpaid, non-endorsed), and supported by intensive research. It is the go-to solution for basic to complex orthodontic …

4 Benefits of Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

4 Benefits of Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

Invisalign, billed as “the clear alternative to braces,” has become incredibly popular. Straight teeth are not only aesthetically pleasing, but they increase chewing ability and boost oral hygiene. Metal braces were the treatment of choice for over a century, but today, Invisalign is a better option for many people. Here are 4 benefits of Invisalign over traditional braces. Detailed treatment …

Top 7 Braces Questions and Answers

Top 7 Braces Questions and Answers

Although other solutions are gaining traction, braces remain an incredibly popular way to straighten teeth. Yet many people are unsure exactly what to expect from braces. Here are the top 7 braces questions and answers. Alternatives to braces include Invisalign, Clear Choice, and similar aligner-based tooth straightening systems. In many cases, your dentist will leave the choice up to you, …

When Is the Best Time to Visit the Orthodontist?

When Is the Best Time to Visit the Orthodontist?

You might think of the orthodontist as a place frequented by teens and young adults, but early orthodontics care can make an enormous difference in your child’s current and future oral health. In fact, early orthodontics interventions are so effective that the American Association of Orthodontics recommends that every child see an orthodontist by the age of 7. Here is …

Invisalign vs Traditional Braces

Invisalign vs Traditional Braces: Which is Right for You?

Both braces and Invisalign require extensive treatment planning, but it looks quite different for each option. When planning for traditional braces, your orthodontist will show you the problems with your teeth and explain how the braces will fix them. Exactly what you will look like, though, cannot be seen. When you need adjustments, your orthodontist will perform them, and your …