Categories for Kids Orthodontics

Unraveling the Mystery of Bite Turbos

When it comes to orthodontic treatments, you may have come across the term bite turbos. These small devices are designed to help correct your bite and protect your braces from damage. If you’re wondering what bite turbos are and how they work, you’ve come to...

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TMJ Disorders: What Every Patient Should Know

  Image by¬†Sammy-Sander¬†from¬†Pixabay Modern orthodontics can give you the smile you always wanted. However, did you know that it can also prevent damage to essential supporting structures in your oral cavity? ¬† In addition to fixing crowded or crooked teeth, mo...

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What Is Hybrid Treatment, and is it Right for My Smile?

Image by Messan Edoh from Pixabay  When we treatment plan with patients, we often talk about braces or clear aligners. However, we sometimes discuss improving patient smiles with braces and clear aligners. This second option is called Hybrid Treatment, and here ...

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Why Modern Orthodontic Treatment Takes the Time it Takes

Image by ¬†@Nile¬† and Pixabay. Most of my patients have a common question: How long will I be in orthodontic treatment? Unfortunately, my answer is a very unsatisfying: It depends. Or maybe something even worse: As long as it takes. The answer is different‚ÄĒand frustr...

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Paying for Orthodontic Care with Pre-Tax Dollars

Photo by Diana Polekhina on Unsplash   Most dental insurance policies do not pay for modern orthodontic treatment in full. While every bit helps, it usually covers only part of the overall expense, leaving the orthodontic patient or patient‚Äôs family to pay the re...

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