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Providing the Best Braces Results with Interproximal Reduction

One of the best ways to make a first impression is with a simple smile. Smiles instill warmth and trust, allowing even strangers to feel more comfortable around each other. But some people lack confidence in their smile due to …
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The Connections Between Teeth, Self-Esteem, and How People Treat You

Your teeth might be shielded behind your lips, but it doesn’t take much for them to come out of hiding. A sudden smile, laugh, or wince, and your pearly whites are displayed for all the world to see. Depending on …
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What Can I Do About Teeth Grinding?

We all clench our teeth from time to time. Sometimes we wince in pain, or we get a little hot-headed, and our teeth naturally clench together. Maybe they even grind a little bit. You’re probably not going to hurt yourself …
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Life After Braces: What to Expect

You made it! After months of checkups, cleaning, maintenance, and more, your braces are finally coming off. Chances are, by this point, you’ve adjusted to braces being a part of your life. They’re practically an extension of your very mouth. …
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Three Big Benefits of Smiling

We all smile when we’re happy. It’s uncontrollable. You just do it. When you’re feeling sad or stressed, however, the last thing you want to do is smile. After all, what’s the point of smiling if you’re not happy? Turns …
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Day to Day Life with Invisalign

It’s common to have hesitation when getting braces, particularly for adults.  Obviously there’s the appearance of braces, but many also wonder how they will feel, and they worry that braces may affect their day to day lives. Invisalign is a …
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Foods for Healthy Teeth and Gums

Your diet has a profound impact on the health of your mouth.  We don’t just mean avoiding cavities.  Mouth-friendly foods can provide strength and support to your teeth, jaw, and gums. In fact, there has been scientific research that has …
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Everything You Need to Know about Retainers

The day finally arrives.  After months of adjustments, cleanings, and special care, your braces are coming off, revealing the beautiful teeth beneath them.  Now you can show that beautiful, confident smile off to the world. But if you want things …
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What are Damon Braces? Will They Work for Me?

A couple years ago, we started offering a new product that we’re pretty excited about.  They’re called Damon braces, and they’re one of the best all-around teeth straightening solutions for kids and adults. Damon braces, which are available in metal …
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The Benefits of Braces

Braces are great!  No, we’re being completely serious.  Modern day braces give you straight teeth and the confidence of a great smile.  Who doesn’t want that? Of course, that’s not the only benefit to having braces.  Braces help with a number …
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