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What is an Orthodontist?

What is an Orthodontist?

LAST UPDATED: JUNE 28, 2017 Orthodontics refers to the special branch of dentistry that works to correct the teeth and jaws on individuals where they’re improperly positioned. Crooked teeth are not only incorrectly aligned and therefore more difficult to keep clean, but are also at a greater risk for being lost prematurely due to periodontal disease and tooth decay. Crooked…

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Have​ ​you​ ​made​ ​someone​ ​smile​ ​today?​ ​-​ ​Debasish​ ​Mridha

Have​ ​you​ ​made​ ​someone​ ​smile​ ​today?​ ​-​ ​Debasish​ ​Mridha

Have​ ​you​ ​made​ ​someone​ ​smile​ ​today?​ ​-​ ​Debasish​ ​Mridha Improve Your Smile By Fixing Your Teeth Dr. Debasish Mridha is an author who wants to know if you have made someone smile today. If you don’t like to smile because your teeth are misaligned, then it is time to visit an orthodontist for a consultation. You might have only a…

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Why should I feel confident about Invisalign?

Why should I feel confident about Invisalign?

LAST UPDATED: APRIL 25, 2017 In the course of exploring all the different options, there are for straightening your or your children’s teeth, you’ve most likely heard about Invisalign. This revolutionary system is a great alternative to traditional wire braces. The use of wire hardware to straighten teeth is notorious for its discomfort and impracticality. Not only that, but it…

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How Can Widely Spaced Teeth Impact Your Overall Health

How Can Widely Spaced Teeth Impact Your Overall Health

LAST UPDATED: MARCH 28, 2017 Most people think of orthodontic issues such as widely spaced teeth as purely an appearance issue, but treating widely spaced teeth can have deeper, more life changing (and potentially life saving) benefits. Besides providing you the confidence of a beautiful, straight smile, correcting widely spaced teeth can provide significant benefits to your overall health. These health benefits…

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When Do I Get My Braces Off?

When Do I Get My Braces Off?

LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 28, 2017 The first question that many patients ask an orthodontist when they learn that they need teeth correction is, “When will I get my braces off?” The answer is going to vary from patient to patient, as the dental health need of every patient is different. However, there are some basic goals and milestone markers that…

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How Much Does Invisalign Express Cost for Only Upper Teeth?

How Much Does Invisalign Express Cost for Only Upper Teeth?

How Much Does Invisalign Express Cost for Only Upper Teeth? When Invisalign was first introduced to orthodontic patients, everyone got excited about finally being able to straighten their teeth with virtually invisible plastic trays that could be removed briefly for a minimal impact upon their lifestyle. Today, this alternative to traditional metal braces has once again revolutionized orthodontic treatment by…

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What Are the Discomforts Associated with Invisalign?

What Are the Discomforts Associated with Invisalign?

LAST UPDATED: JANUARY 24, 2017 Invisalign is an orthodontic set of teeth aligners that exert pressure on the teeth making the teeth to move into a different position. Many people who opt for Invisalign over braces report both positive and negative effects. While teeth aligners are viewed by many people as better treatment options for people with various teeth conditions,…

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Are Traditional Braces Cheaper than Invisalign?

Are Traditional Braces Cheaper than Invisalign?

Are Traditional Braces Cheaper than Invisalign? A smile is beautiful, and you will feel more confident about it when you have straight teeth. Only an orthodontist can tell you exactly what treatment is right for your teeth, but there are two basic choices in braces: traditional metal braces or clear Invisalign braces. While the cost is generally comparable, it may…

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A Smile Is a Universal Welcome!

A Smile Is a Universal Welcome!

A Smile Is a Universal Welcome! Give Everyone a Welcoming Smile If you are visiting a foreign country, then remember that a smile is the universal language. By offering someone a happy smile, you are opening the door to a new friendship. A beautiful smile is designed to welcome others, but when you have crooked teeth, it is time to…

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What Happens After Invisalign Treatment is Completed

What Happens After Invisalign Treatment is Completed

LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 22, 2016 Whether you are considering Invisalign treatment or are already a patient, you may have questions about what happens once treatment is finished. To maintain the beautiful new smile you have invested in there are some additional steps and ongoing care. The aftercare process and continued treatments best for you or your child will be determined…

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